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  • Cross-phase languages collaboration day

    Published 22/02/23

    Pupils from King Ecgbert School and Totley Primary came together to celebrate the German Karneval celebration. 

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  • KES featured in prominent research by Royal Academy of Engineering

    Published 03/01/23

    King Ecgbert School has been featured as a case study into practical learning by the Royal Academy of Engineering.

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  • Steve Chew: recognition of service

    Published 13/12/22
    At Mercia Learning Trust, one of our strengths is the high quality governance the trust and schools has.  Steve Chew has recently stepped down as Chair of Governors at Newfield School following a long period of voluntary support for the schoo
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  • Chris French Joins Chamber Council

    Published 01/12/22

    Chris French is appointed as Sheffield Chamber of Commerce council member.

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  • King Ecgbert Expansion

    Published 18/11/22
    King Ecgbert School is expanding, so we need a new Sixth Form building. Planning permission is granted, and the building work should begin in the winter. Take a look at the architect's vision for this new build which will be coming soon!
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  • Mercia Cup is launched

    Published 27/10/22

    In partnership with Qualitas Sports, Mercia Learning Trust is very proud to launch the Mercia Cup!

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  • MLT Senior Representation on ASCL Council

    Published 21/09/22

    Paul Haigh, Headteacher of King Ecgbert School, has been elected by school leaders across Yorkshire and Humber to represent them on the Association of School and College Leaders Council.

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  • Exam Results Success

    Published 25/08/22

    King Ecgbert School and Newfield School are celebrating a fantastic set of results for both A Level and GCSE students.

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  • What is Aligned Autonomy?

    Published 14/06/22

    As a multi-academy trust, our objective is to operate in a sweet spot between a cookie-cutter, one size fits all model and schools operating completely independently. We call this 'Aligned Autonomy'.

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  • Newfield Ofsted News

    Published 05/05/22

    We are very pleased and proud to confirm that Ofsted found Newfield continues to be a ‘Good’ school.

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  • MLT featured in Twinkl blog on MATs

    Published 29/03/22

    We were proud to have been asked to have our trust written about in a blog about MATs.

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  • Woodlands Primary is GOOD

    Published 15/03/22

    Fully transformed Woodlands Primary School graded as ‘Good’ by Ofsted

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