Year 4 Camping Residential

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Every year, all Year 4 children in The Stour Academy Trust are given the opportunity to attend a free residential camping weekend. Organised and financed entriely by the Trust, the residential, which is set over two weekends in June, sees Year 4 children experience what for many is their first time away from home. Set […]

School uniform trial at The Stour Academy Trust

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From September 2022, all eight primary schools in The Stour Academy Trust are going to trial an alternative uniform option for children in Reception which we are encouraging parents to choose. Should the trial be successful, the Trust will consider introducing these alternative options for all children in 2023. The alternative uniform options for Reception […]

Queen’s Jubilee Celebrations

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Children, staff and parents across schools in The Stour Academy Trust have topped off a week of jubilee celebrations with marvellous street parties and afternoon activities to mark the Queen’s 70 years of leadership. After a week of royal themed lessons and activities, parents joined their children in glorious weather to enjoy picnics on the […]

Collaboration is the Key at Richmond Academy

Collaboration at Richmond Academy

Children at Richmond Academy are reaping the benefits of a new style of classroom that allows them to break free from being stuck to their desks. Over the past 10 months, every classroom at Richmond Academy has been re-designed and re-imagined to provide children with a more modern and flexible classroom environment. Children making the […]

World Book Day 2022


Children across The Stour Academy Trust have been celebrating 2022’s World Book Day! Here are some highlights! Previous Next

Chilmington Green Primary School welcomes children onto permanent Chilmington site

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The first primary school at Chilmington Green opened its doors to pupils for the first time on its brand-new school site on Monday. Having been at a temporary site on Jemmett Road since 2018, the school enters the state-of-the-art building as a well-established primary with over 150 pupils and 29 members of staff. Initially, the […]

Revolution at Richmond Academy

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Richmond Academy, on the Isle of Sheppey, is at the forefront of a significant shift from the traditional philosophies and practices around teaching and learning.  The school is leading the way to develop a greater focus on personalised learning, allowing children to encounter a truly modern learning experience that centres attention on the individual needs of the children.  Technology will play a critical role in providing children at Richmond Academy the tools to give them more control over […]

Rewind 2020-21 & Jerusalema

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What an incredible year it has been for children, parents and staff at all schools in The Stour Academy Trust. Let’s rewind and take a look back at this academic year! Children and staff at The Stour Academy Trust have been in the midst of a ground-breaking shift in their school experience, as they begin […]

Tackling the Digital Divide with The AIM Group – DONTATION UPDATE

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One of the gaps not often discussed in education is the digital divide – not having access to technology that risks leaving students behind and may limit them reaching their potential in the future. The AIM Group, who offer free, government-funded, nationally recognised, Level 2 courses to parents, were able to support The Stour Academy […]

The Stour Academy Trust launches new logo

The Stour Academy Trust Logo

Almost ten years on from the establishment of the Trust, we are excited to introduce our new logo that will represent our Trust over the course of the next decade.