Mission and Values

North West Academies believes that an aspirational and inspirational education is the right of every child. Our success is driven by a commitment to relentlessly working to improve standards and outcomes for our pupils.

As specialists in providing high-quality education, we are passionate about supporting schools, creating effective infrastructures and helping to ensure outstanding learning opportunities for every child. We aspire to excellence in education and this philosophy underpins everything we do in our schools.

We know that the most important school-based factor affecting outcomes is the quality of teaching provided. The schools in our trust provide high quality teaching and strong leadership in a creative, supportive and aspirational environment. We place a strong emphasis on driving up standards and we have the necessary experience of improving standards in education to provide the right learning environment for disadvantaged children to achieve their full potential.

Our trust works in partnership with its schools and we pride ourselves on having:

  • A proven track record of success in the academies, free school, independent and international sectors.
  • A focus on key school improvement and outcomes.
  • A robust data-driven approach to identifying and understanding weaknesses.
  • Highly effective and supportive governance.
  • Strong financial credibility.
  • Clear and effective marketing and communications strategies.
  • Effective outsourcing and use of key professional services.
  • Visionary and effective project management and school growth experience.
  • A commitment to working in partnership with each of our schools.

Where our trust differs from other potential sponsors is our expectation of school-to-school support by all staff. We place a premium on working in partnership to ensure that our schools receive the support they need. Staff across all schools are part of our trust’s support network and work together to drive improvement and ensure the best possible outcomes, regarding of geographic location. This support is evident through the partnership that exists across all our schools.

We are an organisation built on strong foundations, enabling us to expand and welcome new schools with ease, whilst retaining focus on our core commitment to excellence in education.