The Marches Academy Trust

The Marches Academy Trust is a multi-academy sponsor based in Shropshire.

We believe we have the capacity and experience to inspire and motivate students and staff and are committed to developing a family of academy schools with a shared set of visions and values.

Converting to an Academy enables us to:

  • Re-state our aims and redefine our vision for learning in the second decade of the 21st Century
  • Build on our current strengths as an ‘outstanding’, high performing comprehensive school and preserve the legacy of our specialisms in Technology, Leading Edge and Training School status
  • Focus on meeting the needs of all learners in Market Drayton and the surrounding area
  • Seize the new educational agenda; work collaboratively with others, including the Local Authority, share information and take opportunities to creatively use resources and make decisions that benefit the young people within the schools learning community

Our family of schools currently includes:




To find out more about The Marches Academy Trust, including:

  • Governance
  • Vision and Values
  • Latest News

Please visit our website –

To access the Executive pay, Trust annual reports, audited annual report and accounts, memorandum of association, articles of association, names of trustees and members, and funding agreement, please visit our Trust website by clicking here. 

The Trust office address is: The Marches Academy Trust, Morda Road, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY112AR
Tel: 01691 664400.