The Fallibroome Multi Academy Trust, a Company Limited by Guarantee was established on September 1st 2014 and consists of four schools: The Fallibroome Academy, The Winsford Academy, Broken Cross Primary Academy and Nether Alderley Primary Academy.

The Trust evolved from the success of the Fallibroome Academy, an outstanding single Academy Trust with a national reputation for excellence. The Trust’s aims are simple, to create the conditions for:

  • All students leave school with the combination of skills and qualities that will enable them to progress to the job, apprenticeship or University/College place of their choice;
  • Each student to achieve the highest possible examination results and realise their potential;
  • Each school to become the school of choice for the local community;
  • Each school to become ‘A Place for Excellence’.

The Trust has Three Members, currently Fallibroome Governors Mr Hipperson, Mr Naylor and Mr Gorton. The Members appointed eight Directors, the majority of whom are Fallibroome Governors but including the Chair of Governors of the Winsford Academy and Nether Alderley Academies.

Board Directors for 2015/16 are: Mr Hipperson (Chair), Mr Gorton ( Vice Chair), Mrs Meredith, Mrs Moore (CoG Winsford), Mr Brooks, (CoG Nether Alderley), Mr Creswell, Mr Thornber, Mr Rubery (Executive Principal). The Company Secretary is Mrs Nuttall.

The Board is responsible for the strategic direction of the Trust and accountable for the outcomes of the four schools. The Board meets termly to receive reports from the Executive Principal and the Chairs of Governors of the four schools.

Operational accountability is delegated to the Governing Bodies of the four schools, meeting termly to receive reports from statutory sub-committees.

The Trust is accountable to the Secretary of State for Education and receives a Master Funding Agreement from the Education Funding Agency. Funds are delegated to the schools according to nationally agreed formulas. The Trusts’ accounts are subject to audit and published annually at Company House.

Each Academy’s website contains more information about the schools and can be found via the links below: