Sporting successes to kick off the new school year

26 September, 2019

  We’re not long into the new school year but have already seen a number of great sporting successes from our academies. South Shore’s Year 7 boys’ football team has won its first tournament, while Cedar Mount’s Year 10 girls’ team kicked off the new term brilliantly – and Melland FC has already completed in […]

Expansion at Melland

02 July, 2019

Due to a rise in the number of pupils across the city with complex needs, Manchester City Council is funding exciting expansion projects at Melland High School and other specialist support settings. Melland have had to think creatively and utilising existing office space and the large ground floor multimedia studio, two brand new ground floor classrooms will become available for the […]

BFET Sports Day 2019

19 June, 2019

It was great to join students and staff from across the trust at the BFET Sports’ Day.  Everyone was kept active and engaged throughout the day and there was always something going on to interest and involve our young people. This year, the day was structured around our values.  During the awards ceremony we recognised […]

Creative partnerships

26 April, 2019

Partnering with local businesses and organisations is a proven way to inspire our students and our Trust schools have worked with some of the best across all industries. Melland students demonstrated this recently, by furthering their career aspirations with digital agency The Sharp Project and legendary music venue Band on the Wall. Students were able […]

Science experiments across the Trust!

26 April, 2019

We have recently seen British Science Week have quite an impact on our staff and students. Budding scientists at CMA dissected lungs and eyes, made slime, wrote about potion-making, took part in educational trips and welcomed Manchester University, who hosted a Flash Bang Extravaganza for CMA and Rushbrook pupils. At South Shore meanwhile, the entire […]