Skills for Life
Our Schools/Our Family
There are currently five Academies in the Skills For Life Trust:
Chantry Community Academy joined the Trust as a sponsored academy on 1st January 2016. It became a GOOD school following an inspection in early December 2016.
The Headteacher is Kathryn Duncan.
Greenacre Academy is the founder member of the Trust and converted to Academy status in April 2012. There are 930 students on roll including the boys in years 7 to 11 together with the boys in the sixth form which is a partnership with the neighbouring trust school, Walderslade Girls’ School. The Academy was rated ‘good’ in all categories by OFSTED in June 2018 and has a thriving school sports partnership which has won national acclaim during the past two years.
The Headteacher is Shelly Bridger.
Hilltop Primary Academy joined the Trust as a converter academy on 1st February 2018. The academy was deemed to be a GOOD school by OFSTED in February 2016.
The Acting Headteacher is Gavin Evans.
Warren Wood Primary Academy joined the Trust as a sponsored Academy on 1st July 2014. Although placed in ‘special measures’ by OFSTED in December 2013, the Academy has now progressed to GOOD following an inspection in Ocober 2019.
The Headteacher is Louise Hardie.
Walderslade Girls’ School joined the Trust as a converter academy on 1st September 2018. The school was RI following an inspection in September 2017 although a recent inspection has reinstated the GOOD status.
The Headteacher is Ewa Eddy.