As the newest member of the Marches Academy Trust, Lower Heath CE Primary School is in for an exciting time. This week, the CEO of the Marches Academy Trust, Sarah Longville, visited Lower Heath to outline the exciting opportunities that the school has. 

The CEO presented to staff, parents and pupils in an assembly to welcome the School to the TrustThe pupils took part in worship along with a presentation from Mrs Longville on the opportunities the pupils will have being part of a wider family of schools.  

Mrs Sarah Longville, CEO of The Marches Academy Trust, commented: “This is an exciting time as there is a drive nationally towards collaboration between schools, and with Lower Heath CE School joining, it complements our family of schools in North Shropshire. The Trust has a common aim of giving the children a first-class education and we will ensure Lower Heath remains the school of choice locally.  

Mrs Deborah Sadler, Headteacher at Lower Heath CE School, added: “I am absolutely delighted to be part of the Trust and the exciting opportunities it will bring for the staff, pupils and wider community. It was wonderful to welcome Mrs Longville today and we cannot wait for what the rest of this academic year brings, as well as the years to come. It truly is an exciting time to be a part of the Marches Academy Trust.