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About Pele Trust

Pele Trust is a Multi Academy Trust (MAT) formed in 2019. We are a group of 6 schools brought together by choice. We aim to support and challenge our schools so that we provide a great educational experience to our pupils. 


Our Vision & Goals

The purpose of Pele Trust is as follows:

  • To build a learning community, brought together by choice, that enables our schools to support and challenge each other to provide consistently outstanding education  whilst offering a stable pathway for students, parents and staff 
  • To have an influential voice and be instrumental in contributing to the development and enrichment of education in the north-east of England


Our ambition is to be a learning community where strong relationships ensure everyone:

  • Is happy
  • Learns and improves
  • Is known well and valued for who they are
  • Is included and listened to
  • Is fulfilled
  • Feels safe and secure
  • Promotes health and wellbeing
  • Consistently experiences a rich, stimulating and challenging learning environment
  • Experiences a broad and balanced curriculum including a varied enrichment offer
  • Strives for excellence
  • Receives high quality and timely advice, support and guidance
  • Treats others with respect, dignity and courtesy at all times
  • Contributes positively to the improvement of all our schools
  • Recognises the important partnership between parents and school
  • Achieves exceptionally well from their individual starting points


Our Core Values

We will seek to uphold and model the Nolan principles of public life, namely:

  • Selflessness
  • Integrity
  • Objectivity 
  • Accountability 
  • Openness
  • Honesty
  • Leadership

In addition we are committed to ensuring equality of opportunity for all and approaching our work with optimism