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...
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...
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...