The Learning Alliance

Black Firs School is a member of the The Learning Alliance, TLA we became an academy convertor in June 2014. The Trust Office is, The Learning Alliance, Box Lane, Congleton, Cheshire, CW12 4NS, Company registration no. 07538467

The Learning Alliance is a new multi-academy trust that was formed on 1st September 2020 as a merger between Congleton Multi-Academy Trust and Knutsford Multi-Academy Trust. The trust consists of nine schools, three of which are primary schools and six are secondary schools, all based across Cheshire and north Staffordshire.

The trust believes in allowing each school to retain its distinctive and successful ethos whilst also being able to support the ambition of individual schools, help children to reach their potential and benefit from the greater resources that partnership within the trust brings.

The vision and values of the trust are...

We are ambitious for all children – our schools share a commitment to providing world-class education while inspiring children to realise their full potential

Our schools reflect their communities – each school has the freedom to determine its own ethos within overarching trust goals

Together we can achieve more – we know that collaboration and working in partnership enriches us all

The schools in the trust are:

Secondary Schools

  • Cheshire Studio School
  • Congleton High School
  • Crewe Engineering & Design UTC
  • Knutsford Academy
  • Sir William Stanier
  • The Oaks Academy

Primary Schools

  • Black Firs Primary School
  • Castle Primary School
  • Egerton Primary School

For more information on ‘The Learning Alliance’ click here to go to the website.