A thank you to Paul Dickov

A thank you to Paul Dickov

We would like to thank Paul for his valuable support in promoting our new schools across the Greater Manchester region, as well as mentoring our high performance athletes. Many of our students have benefitted from experiences and events facilitated by Paul, and have...
Oli the Choc’s Easter Workshop

Oli the Choc’s Easter Workshop

It’s that time of year when we all like to indulge in our favourite chocolate so why not turn your kitchen into your very own chocolate factory for some Easter holiday fun?   Renowned master chocolatier Oliver Dunn has filmed an online demonstration exclusively...
Laurus Trust ARC event promotes classroom innovation

Laurus Trust ARC event promotes classroom innovation

Staff at the Laurus Trust came together this week to celebrate the professional learning that has been taking place amongst colleagues throughout the year. The Uber ARC (Action, Research, Communities) is an annual event held by the Laurus Trust to provide its teaching...
Careers Week Round Up

Careers Week Round Up

Last week saw the first ever virtual National Careers Week and although students were accessing the information remotely, we can safely say it was incredibly successful for Laurus Trust schools. Students logged on from home to attend the national virtual careers fair...
Laurus Trust optimistic for the future

Laurus Trust optimistic for the future

The Laurus Trust’s vision is simple; to level the playing field for all children and young people and to provide them with the opportunity, regardless of background or circumstance, to thrive and succeed.   The work of staff here has continued unabated throughout...
Laurus Trust CEO Linda Magrath awarded OBE

Laurus Trust CEO Linda Magrath awarded OBE

The Laurus Trust is delighted to announce that our CEO, Linda Magrath, has been appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the Queen’s New Year Honours list. The OBE has been awarded for services to education in recognition of Linda’s contribution to...
The Laurus Trust Research Review   

The Laurus Trust Research Review   

This autumn term has seen the launch of the Laurus Trust Research Review, created to provide a platform for staff members currently studying at Masters and Doctorate level to share their research with colleagues. The initiative launched in October with Lisa Brookes,...
Does your child have an igo card?

Does your child have an igo card?

Dear Parents and Carers, All bus companies can now sell and accept TfGM school tickets using igo as a smart card, so the paper option will soon be switched off. These tickets are only available on dedicated TfGM school services. Details of all bus tickets for travel...
Thank you to all our support staff stars!

Thank you to all our support staff stars!

Friday 27 November marks UNISON Stars in our Schools Day, dedicated to recognising all the support and operations staff in schools, who do an amazing job all year round. This year has been like no other for schools and their students and we’d like to take this...