Welcome To Town End Teaching School

Our Mission Statement:

Town End Teaching School Alliance believes that every child in the alliance of schools will reach their full potential by being taught by the best teachers in the best schools. Every alliance school is committed to share their expertise and support to other alliance schools so that standards are continually raised and quality support is provided. This will be achieved through collaboration and the creation of relationships built upon trust and support.

Teaching schools are part of the government’s drive to give schools more freedom and to enable schools to take increasing responsibility for managing the education system. They will provide coherent training and development for new and experienced teachers and leaders, which in turn support school improvement and meets the needs and context of the local area.

Teaching schools are among the best schools in the country. They are outstanding in their own performance and have a track record of working with others to raise standards for children and young people beyond their own school.  Collaboration is at the heart of the teaching school model.

Teaching schools have 6 key roles. These are: