Marton wins Centre of Excellence Status

30 March, 2021

Congratulations to Marton Primary Academy. The school and nursery have been awarded Centre of Excellence Status from IQM, the organisation established in the UK in October 2004 to support both state and independent schools to become inclusive. On presenting the award to Marton, IQM said: “Every child really matters at Marton Primary School. Furthermore, every family and […]

Marton joins Active Leisure’s #Passiton4Blackpool message

10 May, 2020

Active Blackpool combines Blackpool Council’s three leisure facilities – Blackpool Sports Centre, Moor Park Health and Leisure Centre and Palatine Leisure Centre. While lockdown has being going on, the organisation has been encouraging everyone to stay healthy and enjoy the outdoors as much as possible – while abiding by the rules. One of the initiatives they have organised is […]

YOUTH SPORT TRUST AWARDS

02 March, 2020

The Youth Sport Trust (YST) is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year – and representatives from BFET were delighted to help this fantastic organisation celebrate last week, at its National Conference. All of our academies have been members of the YST for over four years. In that time our schools have built on their PE provision, […]

Don’t Dis My Ability

27 February, 2020

Schools Alive saw 2,000 pupils from Blackpool schools perform hundreds of songs and dances, play in bands and orchestras and enjoy a fantastic introduction to live performances at the prestigious Grand Theatre. Marton Primary school pupils were delighted to take part in this initiative which is held every year and receives rave reviews. Their performance was entitled Don’t Dis My Ability – a music and […]

Max – a truly inspirational pupil

13 December, 2019

Over the last week, Marton Primary Academy have been following Max on his journey to be given the title “Inspirational Pupil of The Year”. On 27th November 2019, Jenna Downing (Olympic champion inline skater) visited Marton to assist Max in creating a presentation which Max would give at the award ceremony at Highfurlong School. Here’s […]