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Shrewsbury Academies Trust
Mount Pleasant Road
Shrewsbury
SY1 3HY

Frequently Asked Questions

1. If we join the Shrewsbury Academies Trust will our school name change?

No. The school name would stay the same unless Governors and the Headteacher wish to change the name.

2. If we join the Shrewsbury Academies Trust will our uniform change?

No. The school uniform would stay the same unless Governors and the Headteacher wish to change the uniform.

3. Would we need to change all our school signage?

No, however, when signage is replaced we would expect the Shrewsbury Academies Trust logo to appear on the new signage.

4. How will joining the Shrewsbury Academies Trust affect our budget?

A school who joins the Shrewsbury Academies Trust would normally see an increase in their school budget as a result of a greater percentage top slice being devolved to school level.

5. If we join the Shrewsbury Academies Trust will it affect our Governance?

All member schools of the Shrewsbury Academies Trust currently have a local governing body of between 10-14 people with their own Chair of Governors. The Chair of Governors is a full member of the Shrewsbury Academies Trust Board and the board delegate as much power as possible to the local governing body.