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Important information about the future of the school

Posted on May 04, 2018

Following the Ofsted inspection in January, we explained at the meeting on 5 March that there was a possibility that the DfE would re-broker the school to another academy trust.  I can now tell you that from 1 September 2018 the school will be sponsored by The Pioneer Academy. The Pioneer Academy consists of seven schools across South London and Kent, including Broadmead Primary School and Stewart Fleming Primary School both near-by.   Prior to joining The Pioneer Academy, a few of these schools had been judged to require special measures and in a short period of time were providing the children with a good education.

Lee Mason-Ellis, the CEO of The Pioneer Academy would like to invite you to a meeting in the main hall on 14 May at 5:30pm for a presentation and to give you an opportunity to discuss the future of the school.

I would like to reassure you that the Synaptic Trust and I will be working closely with colleagues from The Pioneer Academy to secure a smooth transition and a positive experience for both pupils and staff.  We are confident that The Pioneer Trust is a good option for the school and that they will be able to secure the rapid improvements the school needs.

Stephen Schwartz