Ofsted Success

Richmond Academy is rated as ‘Requires Improvement’ by Ofsted, receiving ‘Good’ in Leadership with inspectors highlighting the stability and renewed sense of ambition that has been brought to the school.

A temporary home

Chilmington Green Primary School moves to temporary accomodation in  Jemmett Road whilst its state of the art school is built.

Welcome to Chilmington Green

Chilmington Green Primary School opens on the site of Finberry Primary school, becoming the 8th Academy in the Trust and second in the Ashford Hub.

Ofsted Success

Finberry Primary School

Finberry Primary School is rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted in all areas in its first ever inspection.

Ofsted Success

Thistle Hill Academy

Thistle Hill Academy is rated as ‘Requires Improvement’ by Ofsted, receiving ‘Good’ in Early Years provision.

Ofsted Success

Lansdowne Primary School

Lansdowne Primary School is rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted receiving, ‘Outstanding’ in Leadership and Early Years.

Welcome to Richmond and Thistle Hill

Both Richmond Academy and Thistle Hill Academy are re-brokered to The Stour Academy Trust after experiencing significant turbulence with their previous MAT.

Welcome to Finberry

Finberry Primary School

Finberry Primary School opens, becoming the 5th Academy in the Trust and first in the Ashford Hub.

Ofsted Success

Sturry CE Primary School

Sturry C.E. Primary School is rated by Ofsted as ‘Outstanding’ in all areas.

Welcome to Lansdowne

Lansdowne Primary School

Lansdowne Primary School becomes part of The Stour Academy Trust after concerns about the school’s future.