Priesthorpe School

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Academy Conversion


Following a full legal process and a consultation with staff and parents/carers, Priesthorpe formally converts to an academy school under the Cooperative Academies Trust (CAT) and from 1 July 2017 becomes Cooperative Academy Priesthorpe.

Click here to download a letter from Mr Blacoe and the chair of governors confirming the change; and click here for CAT's announcement of our joining.


For background, below is information from a consultation which commenced on 20 January with parents/carers on the proposed move to Academy status for Priesthorpe School.


Please click on the following link to download a letter from the Chair of Governors and Headteacher


Please click on the following link to download a Frequently Asked Questions sheet


We also held an information evening for parents/carers in school on Wednesday 8th February.


The consultation period ended on 1 March 2017.