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...
Extra govt support for schools during the coronavirus outbreak

Extra govt support for schools during the coronavirus outbreak

The government has announced a package of support, including additional funding and high-quality resources, to help schools deal with the challenges posed by the current coronavirus pandemic and subsequent schools shutdowns. While teachers, students and parents/carers...
Laurus Trust schools donate equipment to support NHS

Laurus Trust schools donate equipment to support NHS

Laurus Trust schools have donated science equipment to the NHS in support of frontline doctors and nurses.   The NHS collected goggles and gloves from Trust founder school Cheadle Hulme High School this week. Science departments from several Trust schools donated...
Coronavirus – update for Trust schools

Coronavirus – update for Trust schools

Current advice and guidance suggests parents/carers should not worry unduly about a child catching coronavirus. The Laurus Trust is, however, working alongside each Trust school to monitor the situation carefully and we will continue to follow the advice given by...
RIP Carol Picciotto – teacher, colleague and friend

RIP Carol Picciotto – teacher, colleague and friend

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved colleague and friend Carol Picciotto, who died peacefully on 22nd December 2019. Carol joined the teaching staff at Cheadle Hulme High School in 2001 and was appointed Assistant Headteacher in 2004...
Laurus Trust Annual Review 2019

Laurus Trust Annual Review 2019

The last 12 months have seen some major changes at the Laurus Trust. Our existing schools have gone from strength to strength, a new secondary has opened its doors and another secondary school and sixth form has joined the Laurus family. Results from our founder...
Gorsey Bank Primary celebrates glowing Ofsted report

Gorsey Bank Primary celebrates glowing Ofsted report

Laurus Trust primary school Gorsey Bank is celebrating after receiving a glowing Ofsted report. An inspection by the education standards officers took place last month at the school in Wilmslow. The report, published this week, praised the school for the excellent...
Trust founder school CHHS tops league table again

Trust founder school CHHS tops league table again

Congratulations to Cheadle Hulme High School’s class of 2019! The Laurus Trust’s founding secondary school is again the best-performing state secondary school in Stockport. And with 41% of all 2019 GCSE grades at 9-7 it is also the top secular mixed...