As a Trust we pride ourselves not only on the educational outcomes for our children, we also celebrate the impact of our investments in the learning and outdoor play spaces for our children. We're pleased to share our first Trustee Celebration report with you, for you to read at your leisure.
Sybourn Primary- IQM Centre of Excellence status!
On Wednesday 29 January our CEO Mr James and Executive Headteacher Mr Bocchi attended a local Headteacher's meeting in Waltham Forest. Mr Bocchi presented colleagues with information on our new curriculum.
If you would like to see the full presentation, please click here.
Sybourn Primary School, the school continues to be'good'
The Lion Academy Trust were delighted to receive the letter from the DfE confirming that the Trust’s writing outcomes were amongst the ten best outcomes nationally.
WF Echo publishes our case for the building of a new Secondary Free School in Waltham Forest
Waltham Forest Council have confirmed that our application will be considered by the Council's Planning Committee on Monday 25 March 2019.
For information on how you can support our application, visit the Barclay Secondary School section of our website.
To see the planning application in full, please visit the Council's Planning Applications on their website.
Admissions Consultation for 2020/2021
PRESS RELEASE: Sybourn Primary School - Outstanding Results - Top Primary in Borough
Lion Academy Trust - Welcomes Olympic Primary, Ruskin Juniors and Warwick Academy as our Wellingborough Hub Schools!
We are pleased to announce that Mr James, the Chief Executive Officer of the Lion Academy Trust has today written to all stakeholders of Olympic Primary, Ruskin Juniors and Warwick Academy Schools.
To view a copy of the letter to governors, click here
To view a copy of the letter to Parents/Carers, click here
To view a copy of the letter to Staff members, click here
Barclay Primary School is delighted to have been showcased in the latest Ofsted publication celebrating outstanding Early Years Provision. The national publication – Bold Beginnings – features selected early years providers and highlights the successes they have achieved over the past 12 months.
UPDATE: We are delighted to announce that Ms Miranda Leung was elected on the 7 September 2017 as the new Chair of the Lion Academy Trust.
Following the first Ofsted inspection of Brook House Primary School (formerly “Hartsbrook E-Act Free School”), the Lion Education Trust are delighted to announce that the school has been judged “Good” in all categories and “Outstanding” for Leadership and Management. The Ofsted inspectors also judged the school's work to promote pupils' personal development and welfare as outstanding.
The Lion Academy Trust is disappointed to announce that the Secretary of State for Schools, Lord Nash, has elected to defer the opening of the much needed Barclay Secondary School for 12 months. This decision is based solely on the perceived planning risk – and is a temporary delay to the school opening.
The Lion Academy Trust are delighted to announce that our flagship school, Barclay Primary School, has been judged “Outstanding” in all categories by Ofsted.
Barclay Primary School is proud to announce that it has received a prestigious local award in the KS2 category of the Pupil Premium Awards for being one of the most improved schools in the country in terms of attainment and progress among disadvantaged pupils since 2011.