Marton makes it a GOOD with Ofsted

20 March, 2018

Blackpool’s Marton Primary Academy is celebrating a GOOD from Ofsted, following an inspection in February. The Whernside school was particularly praised for pupils’ progress in writing and mathematics as well as for the happy, inclusive environment and the support that Marton receives from its sponsor, Bright Futures Educational Trust (BFET). Ruth Coupe, Principal of Marton, […]

Blackpool Schoolchildren turn media moguls

18 July, 2017

Students at Marton Primary Academy in Blackpool have enjoyed a media and writing training day, thanks to their Academy Trust. Lisa Fathers, the Head of the Bright Futures Educational Trust Teaching School, brought students from other Trust schools to work with the group of Year 4 children on a full day of media training. This […]

Marton Primary School Walk a Daily Mile to keep fit

10 October, 2016

A Blackpool school has joined a government fitness campaign and is urging others to do the same, to get the town’s children more healthy. Every afternoon, every child and member of staff at Marton Primary Academy in Whernside, Marton, puts on their trainers and powerwalks one mile – to great results. The scheme is part of the […]

Marton Pupils “Dream” comes true at Blackpool Grand Theatre at RSC Education

11 March, 2016

A proud Mr. Blood on the Main Stage at Blackpool Grand Theatre  with the Marton players Proud pupils and parents saw the culmination of hours of hard preparation for an amazing performance of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream“. Taking place at The Grand Theatre, Blackpool this week, Mr. Blood’s Shakespeare performers from Marton Primary Academy […]