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The Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT) currently has 34 open academies educating approximately 17,000 pupils across seven local authority areas including Nottingham City, Nottinghamshire, Leicester City, Northamptonshire, Peterborough, Lincolnshire and Central Bedfordshire. The Trust was formed in 2009 by the Governing Body of the outstanding Greenwood Dale School in Nottingham.


  • 14 December 2018

    Greenwood Academies Trust go blue for Antibullying Week

    Greenwood Academies Trust partnered with Bullying UK in November to raise funds by wearing blue for Blue Day to stand against bullying. For more insight click here  To find out more about how you can play a role click here "
  • 04 December 2018

    An update on the proposal to de-merge Nottingham Academy

    Thank you all for sharing your views about the proposal to de-merge Nottingham Academy, as we are now at the half-way point of the consultation I thought I would take this opportunity to share with you a summary of the comments we have received to date:
  • 15 November 2018

    Industry and Education to work together to improve opportunities for students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities ​​​​​​​

    Greenwood Academies Trust have partnered up with Talentino alongside other well-known employers such as Microsoft, The National Grid and The Co-Op Group to support a brand new initiative known as “Campaign 2”. “Campaign 2” aims to provide work experience opportunities for all...
  • 12 November 2018

    Free School Application to open a new Primary Free School in Northampton

    The Trust were unable to submit a full application to the Department for Education to propose to open a new Primary Free School in the Upton Park area of Northampton in this round of Free School applications. We will continue to work with Northamptonshire County Council in the hope that this proj...


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If you really want to make a difference, then why not join an organisation who can demonstrate experience in providing these opportunities for its staff. The Greenwood Academies Trust is well established nationally as a leader of educational best practice and has a positive track record of raising standards in areas of social and economic deprivation and/or educational underachievement. 

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