World Book Day

30 March, 2021

World Book Day was a little different this year with homeschooling still taking place, but our academies threw themselves into it with a range of activities including: fantastic author themed outfits; outdoor reading sessions for those children in school; poetry; Manga drawing and baking competitions, to name a few. Fantastic involvement from all our schools […]

Creativity flourishes

29 January, 2021

While we might not all be able to learn together, this time is showing that we all have lots of creativity in our trust, and it is being demonstrated in many different ways. Melland students have been inspired by Giuseppe Arkimboldo, demonstrating their photography and craft skills by taking images around the school and then creating […]

Fundraising across the trust

30 November, 2020

This has not been an easy year, so it is heartwarming to see pupils from across the trust think of children who are less fortunate. This term has seen a number of fundraising initiatives, with time spent supporting fantastic endeavours such as Marcus Rashford’s school meals campaign and monies raised for Children in Need, Children in […]

The Great Outdoors and physical exercise

30 October, 2020

Being located close to the great outdoors is something all our academies enjoy – this year has shown us all more than ever, how much it helps our physical and mental health. Students and staff at South Shore Academy have been making the most of the good weather, this half term has seen the completion […]

School trips with Stanley Grove

30 January, 2020

Pupils from Stanley Grove Primary Academy have enjoyed a number of fantastic school trips already this year. For example, Year 6 children were taken to the world-famous John Rylands Library on Deansgate, central Manchester, where they were given a tour of the Harry Potter-esque interiors and took part in a number of reading activities and […]