Cockburn Laurence Calvert Academy Update:

We are delighted that our proposed 11-16 secondary school, Cockburn Laurence Calvert Academy, has progressed to the pre-opening phase.

More information about Cockburn Laurence Calvert Academy can be found in our consultation document here.

NOVEMBER 2020 Planning Application Information Document:


For more information go to

We are required to meet our statutory obligation to consult under Section 10 of the Academies Act 2010 about our free school proposal. We would like to hear from the community in the coming weeks to help inform the Secretary of State for Education’s decision on whether to enter into a Funding Agreement with Cockburn Multi-academy Trust.

We want to listen to your comments and act on any feedback to ensure our school is the best it can be and meets the needs of the community we serve.

All views that are shared with us during the formal consultation window, which runs between Monday 14th September to Friday 23rd October, will be recorded and published on this page.

You can give us feedback in several ways:

  • Complete the online consultation questionnaire here.
  • Print and complete the questionnaire from the consultation document and post to Cockburn Multi-academy Trust, Gipsy Lane, Leeds, LS11 5TT.

Cockburn MAT Vision:

Our core purpose is built on high expectations and raising standards. As a Multi Academy Trust will not only make our existing collaborations more sustainable, but also secure new collaborations. As a Multi Academy Trust, our approach is based on an assimilated methodology to drive forward standards in our partner schools and improve the life chances for children by:

  • increasing participation and shared provision through partnership
  • providing clear qualitative and quantitative data to track performance in key areas
  • improving learner achievement through high quality professional development for teaching, learning

and enhanced leadership skills

  • applying non-negotiables in key aspects of practice to ensure operational consistency
  • deploying expertise strategically to provide a seamless education at each key stage

Our vision is to create a group of exceptional schools that radically improve students’ life chances.

We seek to widen their aspirations; to reach destinations that are attainable and fulfilling. We work to raise attainment and the quality of teaching and learning for all our pupils through high expectations of academic success and behaviour.

Cockburn MAT Funding and Policy:

CLICK HERE to view Financial Report for 2019-20.

CLICK HERE to view Financial Report for 2018-19.

CLICK HERE to view Financial Report for 2017-18.

CLICK HERE to view Financial Report for 2016-17.

CLICK HERE to view Financial Report for 2015-16.

CLICK HERE to view the Academy and free school: master funding agreement

CLICK HERE to view the Mainstream academy and free school: supplemental funding agreement

CLICK HERE to view the Academy Articles of Association: Model One


Cockburn MAT Director Information:

For more information about our Trustees click here. 

Click here for for Register of Interests for Members and Directors of Cockburn MAT.

Click here for Director Appointment Information.

Click here for Member/Director meeting attendance.


Trade Union Facilities Time:

Click Here to view the Trade Union Facilities time report

Equality Statement:

Click Here to view the MAT Equality Statement.

Gender Pay Reporting:

Click Here to view details of our Gender Pay Information.


Cockburn Multi-Academy Trust
Company No. 9946495
A company limited by guarantee
Registered in England and Wales
Registered office: Parkside, Gipsy Lane, Leeds, LS11 5TT