Our vision for the Trust is to significantly contribute to the systemic improvement of education in England through its Academies by further raising the performance, hopes, aspirations and ambition of students, their families and local communities, generating self belief, self esteem and self confidence through practical steps:
‘In partnership with parents\carers and the wider community including business and industry, each Academy will provide a high quality education motivating and enabling its students to learn, to achieve and to develop the skills, capability and confidence to succeed in all aspects of their lives’
In fulfilling its mission through each of its Academies students would become:
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As a popular and well-established secondary school and sixth form, the College has many strengths. It also has enormous potential and we are always adapting to make sure what we offer is the very best for families in Derby.
We are very proud of our school, where you will find hardworking, dedicated staff and happy children who enjoy learning.We have and exciting curriculum and very high expectations of our students which we believe will enable them to:
We are a growing sixth form with impressive facilities and grounds in the centre of Tamworth.We are privileged to be the starting point of adulthood for young people in our town; we don’t just see sixth form as the end of school life – it’s the bridge to further education and exciting, challenging work. At Tamworth Sixth Form we offer a wide range of courses and qualifications that universities and employers really value. Many of our students move on to top universities but we know this isn’t for everyone. We also offer a strong selection of sought-after professional options leading to apprenticeships and careers. Our students are young adults and we trust them to study in the way that works best for them. Outside of lessons they choose how they want to learn, whether this is working in groups in our state-of-the-art library or taking the opportunity of some quiet revision at home.
Landau Forte Academy Amington opened in September 2010 as another member of the family of schools operated by Landau Forte Charitable Trust.Whilst the Academy is part of the national network of schools and Academies, it is owned and operated as an independent educational organisation providing free full time education for children from 11 to 19 years old. Currently we have approximately 800 students. The Academy has been established to bring together the worlds of business, industry and education in a uniquely productive partnership to secure the highest quality education for young people.
Landau Forte Academy Greenacres, Tamworth is the second primary Academy to open within the Trust family.
We have high aspirations for our children as they progress through their primary education, by the time they move on to secondary education it is our ambition they:
Landau Forte Academy QEMS is an 11-16 Academy situated to the north of Tamworth on a large and pleasant campus. We opened in September 2011, as part of the Landau Forte Charitable Trust family of schools, educating over 650 students in Years 7 to 11.Landau Forte Academy QEMS was originally two schools; Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School and Mercian Boys School, which were amalgamated in 1979. The names consist of a reference to Queen Elizabeth I who granted Tamworth a charter, recognising that it was an ancient market town. Under her influence the town’s grammar school was restored, and local people named it Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School to honour her.