Our Values

  • All children should have excellent schools close to where they live.

  • Our schools can provide an excellent education

  • Schools are an essential part of the local community.

  • We value the individual identities of all our schools.

  • We value the special role of the local and diocesan Church in our Church schools.

  • By sharing and working in partnership our schools are stronger, more sustainable and provide a better education for local children.

  • We will do all we can to prevent the need for a local school to close.

  • We will grow our Trust locally to add capacity in a sustainable way

  • Parents, staff, the Church and the local community are key stakeholders who should be involved in decision making.