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Scholars Academy Trust

Scholars Academy Trust

Key Performance Indicators


Annual Key Performance Indicators - Scholars Academy Trust

Teaching and learning

  • Pupils to achieve to their full potential, making positive progress from their starting point
  • 100% of teaching and learning to be good or better
  • Pupils to have access to a broad range of experiences across the curriculum

Wellbeing and Personal Development

  • Pupil attendance to be above national average
  • Effective strategies in place for behaviour management
  • To secure a safe, stimulating environment
  • Provide appropriate professional advice to support the mental health and wellbeing of pupils
  • All children to have access to opportunities beyond the curriculum, e.g. residential, school visits, theatre trips etc.
  • Children to understand and be prepared for life in multicultural Britain

Leadership and Management

  • All schools are fully staffed with highly skilled personnel at all levels
  • To ensure appropriate CPD to grow and nurture our staff for succession planning
  • Leadership pathways to provide opportunities to improve and develop leadership capacity
  • Staff attendance maintained at 95% plus
  • All schools to be good or better in two years as categorised by Ofsted
  • Provide school to school support beyond the Trust


  • Governance structure in place which is compliant and in line with DFE guidance for MATs.
  • 100% of skills coverage within Trustees Board
  • Risk management registers in place which informs future planning
  • A full complement of governors at each school working effectively to ensure each child reaches their full potential
  • Governors and Trustees hold leaders to account and provide appropriate challenge


  • Robust financial parameters maintained in all schools ensuring value for money
  • Trust finances are strong and return a surplus
  • Staffing costs across the Trust are below 80% of total Trust income
  • Audit reports indicate financial systems are compliant and fit for purpose

Premises Management

  • Sites are compliant with all health and safety legislation and provide a safe environment