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Workington Academy Receives Promising Ofsted Report

Clear vision and strong leadership signal improvement for Workington Academy. Workington Academy has received promising feedback today in its first ever Ofsted report, following an inspection in May. The thorough report highlights strong leadership, the “clear vision” of the new headteacher, and the staff’s “supportive relationship with pupils” as factors that will “ensure that outcomes […]

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My Money Week Competition

Cumbria Education Trust are delighted to be working with the Lake District Pound for their annual My Money Week Competition. The Lake District Pound is an annual currency – with exciting new designs launching each year. Spending LD£ is a great way to explore local culture and support local businesses that make it so special. Only […]

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Local Advisory Board (LAB) members

Cumbria Education Trust is actively recruiting new Local Advisory Board (LAB) members. Are you enthusiastic about the success and well-being of our schools, its students and its staff? Would you like the opportunity to work alongside other members in the best interests of the schools and their communities, and be part of a team who […]

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WA Classroom Named in Tribute

Westfield Housing Association have been supporting education in Workington for many years and their generous donations  have been used to reward students at Workington Academy, not just for academic excellence but for fulfilling the core values of Respect, Responsibility and Resilience. Progress, effort, attendance, contribution to academy life and community service have all been recognised along with attainment and achievement. Central […]

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New Staffing at Tebay Primary School

CET looks forward to bright future with new head for Tebay Primary. Following an internal recruitment process, Cumbria Education Trust (CET) is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Head of School at Tebay Primary School, Lisa Bland, who will take up her post in September. Lisa is not only ideally suited to the role […]

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United by Rugby!

Teams from all six of the CET schools enjoyed a fantastic day of Tag Rugby on Tuesday, 20 March. Pupils from Tebay, Yanwath, Longtown, and Yewdale Primary Schools, along with students from Workington Academy and William Howard School joined together at Frenchfield Sport Centre in Penrith to share a friendly day of sport. The event […]

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National Careers Week

Cumbria Education Trust were chosen to be a showcase school for this annual event which took place on 5th to 9th March 2018. Andrew Bernard, one of the organisers, felt “Cumbria Education Trust are a fantastic example of how a Trust can get behind National Careers Week and help their students benefit from it”. Last […]

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