Schools set to combine as multi-academy trust

From left: Helen Dunnico, Thomas Jolyffe; Lester Hunt, Bishopton; Louise Lowes, Bridgetown and Neil Wallace, Stratford School.

A MAJOR change in how four Stratford schools are run could be on the cards after plans to form a new multi-academy trust (MAT) were revealed.

Stratford School, Bishopton Primary, Bridgetown Primary and Thomas Jolyffe Primary are all exploring the possibility of joining together as one organisation.

According to their headteachers, the move would bring a range of benefits, essentially allowing them to pool resources and skills.

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