Discovery Trust are delighted to announce that Ash Field Academy has joined the Trust.

Today, on the 1st March, the school was welcomed to Discovery Trust following a period of working as a partnership. Paul Stone, CEO of Discovery Trust said ‘ We are absolutely delighted  that Ash Field has joined our Special School Cluster and marks a significant milestone in our Trust growth strategy.

At Discovery, our mission is to ensure that all our pupils realise their potential and we feel that Ash Field’s mission mirrored ours: focussing on the needs of the individual and striving to improve both pupils’ life-chances and quality of life. Discovery has long aspired to achieve excellence in all areas of work, and commits to a set of strong and meaningful values that support and underpin the actions we take. Uniting with Ash Field will enhance our ability to drive improvement and opportunity of offer that will safeguard our mission and strengthen the way we work together .

We have ambitious plans for our Trust and what we can collectively achieve and look forward to working with Ash Field colleagues, who bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to support our aspirational goals and build even better opportunities for our children.

In line with our vision, we will continue to work with our school communities to become even more sustainable and inclusive, driven by a passion for working in partnership with all stakeholders.

We extend a warm welcome to all pupils, families and colleagues of Ash Field, we are excited to be embarking on this journey together.

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