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Episode 2 – The Curriculum of Dreams

Episode 2 – The Curriculum of Dreams

“Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog”   So said Matilda in Roald Dahl’s brilliant book of the same name, the inspiration for generations of children up and down the country, including myself at their age....

Episode 1 – Wary Plotter and the Prisoner of LessonPlan

Episode 1 – Wary Plotter and the Prisoner of LessonPlan

I think of deciding to make massive changes in our curriculum and teaching model as being like the moment that Harry Potter faces the brick wall in Kings Cross Station, knowing that he needs to run straight through it to reach Platform 9 and ¾ to something so much...

Careers and Post 16 Event for the Amethyst Trust

On Thursday 8th March, Moreton School hosted the first ever Amethyst Post 16 Careers Event. Over 250 year 11 students from both Aldersley High School and Moreton School were invited to attend to find out about the subject and extra-curricular offerings at the Amethyst...

Aldersley High School Local Authority Review Outcome

Aldersley High School Local Authority Review Outcome

It is with great pride that I am able to share the report produced from the Local Authority review that took place at Aldersley High School on Friday 26th January 2018. Three inspectors spent the day in school reviewing all aspects of school life and as you can see...

Positive Inspection Report for Moreton School

Positive Inspection Report for Moreton School

It is with great pride that I am able to share the report produced from the Local Authority review that took place at Moreton on Wednesday 24th January 2018. Three inspectors spent the day in school reviewing all aspects of school life and as you can see from the...

Amethyst Aspire Business Partnership

Amethyst Aspire Business Partnership

Welcome to the Amethyst Aspire Business Partnership We are searching for local businesses and employers to provide inspiration, guidance and advice to our students, the future generation of employees. Would you like to be a part of this exciting new venture working...

Autumn Teachmeet at the Aldersley High School

Autumn Teachmeet at the Aldersley High School

Teach Meet Event #3 was a huge success!! Staff from Aldersley High School and Moreton School came together to share a variety of Teaching and Learning strategies not only to other staff from those two schools, but also to staff from other schools in the local area....

Autumn Teachmeet – Teaching Strategies for High Attainers

Autumn Teachmeet – Teaching Strategies for High Attainers

On Thursday 2nd November Aldersley High School will be hosting the Amethyst Academies Autumn TeachMeet event. The event will run between 4.00pm and 5.30pm and the focus will be on strategies for teaching high attainers. On a termly basis, staff from across the Trust's...

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