The Laurus Trust

Our vision is for everyone, regardless of background or circumstance, to be inspired, to thrive in all environments, to recognise what it takes to succeed, to set aspirational goals and work hard to achieve them.

Congratulations to the staff and students at the Trust’s lead school, Cheadle Hulme High School in winning Secondary School of the Year 2018 in the Greater Manchester Schools Awards!

Officially Outstanding Teacher Training

We are proud to announce that the Altius teacher training provider, based at Cheadle Hulme High School and part of the Laurus Trust. is officially Ofsted Outstanding!

Laurus Ryecroft

The fantastic new building at Laurus Ryecroft was handed over to us in May 2020. 

Launch of the Laurus Trust

Apertura opens doors for high achievers

Apertura opens doors for high achievers

The Laurus Trust is proud to introduce the Apertura programme to support high-achieving students in further developing their academic potential. The name Apertura is taken from the Latin for ‘opportunities about to open’ and the programme was launched at the trust’s...

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Online resources for Year 11s 

Online resources for Year 11s 

Secondary schools across the Laurus Trust have put together some online resources to help Year 11 students with their preparations for post-16 education. Due to the ongoing challenges posed by the pandemic, taster sessions have been unable to go ahead in the usual way...

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Laurus Trust launches alumni group for former students

Laurus Trust launches alumni group for former students

Our Laurus Trust community is growing year on year. All our schools, new and existing, are over-subscribed and now we have launched a new alumni association. Our aim is to help maintain those important connections created as young people as well as welcoming former...

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