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 Alliance 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. 

Laurus Trust schools celebrate Black History Month

Laurus Trust schools celebrate Black History Month

October marks Black History Month, a national celebration of the contributions and achievements of black people in the UK, achievements which have helped to shape the fabric of our society. Throughout the month students across Laurus Trust schools will take part in a...

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Laurus Ryecroft’s permanent building is complete

Laurus Ryecroft’s permanent building is complete

We were delighted to be given the keys to the fantastic new building for Laurus Ryecroft on 5th May 2020. The school has been operating out of temporary accommodation on the same site in Droylsden since it opened in September 2018, whilst the state-of-the-art...

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Laurus Trust writer in residence says “Keep Reading!”

Laurus Trust writer in residence says “Keep Reading!”

Author Matt Dickinson, the Laurus Trust writer in residence, shares a heart-warming video for students to inspire them to keep reading during this unprecedented time.   Matt regularly visits Trust schools, holding seminars on creative writing.   Here he...

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