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SET Ixworth School celebrates a ‘Good’ Ofsted result with ‘huge improvements’ in all areas

Students and teachers at SET Ixworth School, part of the Seckford Education Trust, are celebrating after achieving a ‘Good’ judgement from Ofsted in all areas. Following an inspection on 17 and 18 September, Ofsted inspectors gave high praise to the School’s inclusive environment, strong. More

Para-triathlete inspires Beccles students at annual Celebration Evening

Students at SET Beccles School, part of the Seckford Education Trust, have been inspired with tales of determination and endeavour from Paralympic athlete and former Royal Marine, Joe Townsend. Mr Townsend was guest speaker at the school’s annual Celebration Evening held on Friday, October. More

Para-triathlete inspires Saxmundham students at annual Celebration Evening

Students at SET Saxmundham School, part of the Seckford Education Trust, have been inspired with tales of determination and endeavour from Paralympic athlete and former Royal Marine, Joe Townsend. Mr Townsend was guest speaker at the school’s annual Celebration Evening held on September 20,. More

Students celebrate GCSE results at Beccles, Saxmundham and Ixworth Free Schools

Students across the Seckford Education Trust have been celebrating their GCSE results today (22 August). James Wellesley Wesley, Chair of Seckford Education Trust, said: “Well done to all students at Beccles, Ixworth and Saxmundham Free Schools who are collecting their GCSE results today. We. More

Ixworth Free School open new Multi Use Games Area ready for summer sporting action

Representatives of Seckford Education Trust and Ixworth Free School officially opened the School’s new all-weather sports court on Friday 5 April.   The facility will expand upon the School’s sporting offer and cement the School as a central hub for community-based sport and recreational. More

“Practically perfect” students present Mary Poppins JR

“Practically perfect” students from Ixworth Free School presented a stunning production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins JR on Thursday 21 and Friday 22 March. The cast and crew featured almost 45 students with approximately an additional 30 involved in scenery and prop. More

Education trust wins top award at annual college apprenticeship showcase

A group of Suffolk schools received a top accolade at an annual college awards ceremony. The Seckford Education Trust received the ‘Large Non-Land Based Employer of the Year’ prize at the 2019 Easton and Otley College Apprenticeship Awards. The occasion took place at Wingfield. More

Saxmundham Free School winners of the Dora Love Prize 2019

Saxmundham Free School was one of two schools that shared the top honours in this year’s Dora Love Prize – an annual competition which aims to make sure the dreadful atrocities suffered by millions because of genocide and persecution are never forgotten, and that. More

Seckford Education Trust ranked as one of the country’s best-performing MATs for GCSE results

  The Seckford Education Trust is the only multi-academy trust (MAT) in Suffolk – and one of only two in the East of England – to have been ranked as one of the country’s best-performing MATs for GCSE results, new figures show. The best-. More