SLP Newsletter (December - 2020)(v4) - Flipbook - Page 3
2021 looks bigger and brighter already for SLP
Earlier this year, the Governing Bodies of Annfield
Plain Infant School, Annfield Plain Junior School and
East Stanley School, passed a resolution to convert
to academy status and join Stanley Learning
Tom Harpe, Stanley Learning Partnership’s Chair of
Members and Trustees said:
"We are thrilled at the prospect of Annfield
Plain Infant School, Annfield Plain Junior School
and East Stanley School converting to academy
status and joining Stanley L earning Partnership.
It has alw ays been our ambition to grow SLP
and so to take our community of schools from
four to seven is testimony to the hard w ork
of every member of our team, both teaching
The knowledge, experience and expertise the
new schools' senior leaders and staff w ill bring
to SLP w ill make us even stronger and improve
our already excellent, educational offer."
The conversion consultation period concludes on
Friday 8th January. If, prior to this, you have any
questions or feedback, they should be emailed to
firstname.lastname@example.org using the
subject heading ‘Consultation Query’ followed by
your school name. Following consultation, collective
responses will be shared with all stakeholders.
Mark Stewart, Stanley Learning Partnership’s CEO
"F inally, something to look forw ard to for 2021.
Having w orked extensively w ith Annfield Plain
Infant School, Annfield Plain Junior School and
East Stanley School for a number of years, it
is very natural to proceed w ith a more formal
agreement. We are thrilled they w ill join our
community of schools.
Each school, member of staff and child w ill
bring something very unique to our trust and
w e are extremely excited about our future
During January / February we will undertake
a Due Diligence process and all legal documentation
will be submitted to the Department for Education.
Following this, all academy documentation will be
finalised throughout March, concluding the
We anticipate that Annfield Plain Infant School,
Annfield Plain Junior School and East Stanley School
will officially open as academies, within Stanley
Learning Partnership, in April 2021.