Congratulations to East Herrington Primary Academy who have won the NEPIC Annual Primary School Environmental Award.  As well as the award, they have also won £2,000 to develop an allotment and wild meadow area in the school grounds.  Miss Baxter, the Science and Environment Lead, worked with children in Years 2 and 4 to on […]

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After a very different spring term, we’ve pulled together some highlights that celebrate the experiences and opportunities our children have enjoyed this term (despite the lockdown!).  Please read our newsletter via this link: Balmoral Learning Trust Newsletter Spring 2021  

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The children at Hetton Lyons Primary School were invited to decorate the window of Home and Away Holiday Shop in Easington Lane as part of a competition being run by the Sunderland Echo. The pupils at Breakfast and After School Club took the lead and it was lovely to see the collaboration between the children. […]

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This week our schools took part in Remembrance Day services. These were the culmination of work in school, across the curriculum, that the children really enjoyed. It was great to see our Trust curriculum principles in action: taking part in opportunities in their own locality and the curriculum being delivered creatively to engage and excite […]

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We may not be able to have our traditional Harvest Festival, or deliver gifts in the community, but our school communities have been very generous donating their harvest gifts to their local foodbanks. This shows our schools celebrating the vision and values of our Trust; its inspiration – seeing the possibilities in every situation.

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The schools in our Trust are preparing for the wider opening of all schools on the 2nd of September 2020. We know that this has been a very challenging time for everybody, and that many families have suffered socially, emotionally and economically as a result of Covid 19. We would like to thank you for your […]

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Date: 18th Feb 2020 @ 11:26am The last day of the half term was a training day. Staff across the Trust worked with Clive Davis from Focus Education on how children learn and how to maximise learning in the classroom. The revised Ofsted Framework states that children need to acquire essential knowledge that they build on […]

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Date: 18th Dec 2019 @ 5:59pm The first Balmoral Learning Trust termly newsletter has been produced. The aim of this newsletter to to keep both school communities updated with news and developments.   BLT Newsletter Autumn 2019

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Date: 10th Dec 2019 @ 12:41pm Today is the Trust Annual General Meeting. This is a joint meeting with Members, Directors and Local Governors. At this meeting the annual report and financial statements will be presented by the Director of Finance and Operations and our External Auditors before being agreed by the board of directors. These […]

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Date: 26th Nov 2019 @ 5:08pm Rebecca Pharoah has been employed across the schools in the Trust to support our families.  She is based at East Herrington Primary on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesday mornings, and at Hetton Lyons Primary for the rest of the week.  Rebecca can be contacted in confidence by contacting the school office or […]

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