A bright start to 2022: Belgrave St Peter’s CofE Primary School celebrates joining Rise Multi-Academy Trust
Marking a bright start to 2022, pupils and staff at Belgrave St Peter’s CofE Primary School have been celebrating joining a local multi-academy trust.
The school, which officially joined Rise Multi-Academy Trust on 1st January 2022, is a very welcome addition to the Trust community.
A close-knit family of 14 Church of England primary schools across Leicestershire, every school across Rise Multi-Academy Trust is graded ‘Good’ or better by Ofsted. The Trust also prides itself on bringing together schools with a like-minded Christian ethos and a commitment to providing the best possible opportunities for every child to flourish and succeed.
Mark Cole, CEO of Rise Multi-Academy Trust, said: “We are delighted to welcome Belgrave St Peter’s to the Rise Multi-Academy Trust family.
“With our shared Christian values and an unwavering commitment to providing the best for every pupil, we look forward to working in partnership with colleagues, sharing ideas and best practice, and getting to know the children and their families."
Dave Ellison-Lee, Director of Education at Rise Multi-Academy Trust, added: “Having worked with Belgrave St Peter’s during the transition to joining our Trust, I’m really happy they are now part of the family. I look forward to working with the team to bring out the best in the school over the coming months."
Vikki Kenney, Headteacher at Belgrave St Peter’s CofE Primary School, said: “At Belgrave St Peter’s we are a multi-ethnic, multi-faith and multi-cultural school that applies Christian values to our mission. We are proud to serve our local community, for the benefit of people of all faiths and of none.
"We are committed to supporting our pupils to be the best they can be, in a safe, respectful and caring environment which prepares them to be confident, happy citizens of the future.
“We are so pleased that the next stage on our journey has begun with Rise Multi-Academy Trust, we believe that working alongside like-minded schools from across our local area will bring many incredible benefits for our school community."