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The Diocese of Gloucester Academies Trust (DGAT) is a multi-academy Trust established by the Diocesan Board of Education (DBE) in 2012. Our is to provide children of all faiths and none, with excellent educational provision which transforms lives within a caring and supportive Christian ethos. Our aim is, therefore, to provide a complete and fully-inclusive education which:
Enables human flourishing by encouraging pupils’ and adults’ gifts and talents;
Nurtures the social, moral, spiritual and cultural development of the academy community, as well as maximising the progress, achievement and attainment of every child;
Celebrates the intrinsic value of every person, made in the image of God.
There are currently fifteen primary schools and one infant school within the Trust. Fifteen of the sixteen academies have religious designation as Church of England schools. All of the academies are located in Gloucestershire Local Authority.
DGAT Readathon 2019 is here!
#DGATReadathon2019 - Keep Reading, Raising and Being Amazing! @ReadforGoodUK
Bibury C of E Primary School joins DGAT as of 1st February 2019
We are delighted to welcome Bibury C of E Primary School to the Trust as of 1st February 2019.
Race for Life 2018
The children and staff of North Cerney and Bibury Schools were busy in July when they organised and took part in their own versions of the famous “Race for Life” for Cancer Research UK.
Community snow support!
Community support to re-open Primrose Hill C of E Primary Academy following last week's snow
St Lawrence C of E Primary School joins DGAT
We are delighted to welcome St Lawrence C of E Primary School to the Trust as of 1st March 2018.
DGAT schools are taking place in this years Readathon to help bring the power of stories to children in all of the UK's major children hospitals
Coaley C of E Primary Academy joins DGAT
We are delighted to welcome Coaley C of E Primary Academy to the Trust as of 1st February 2018.
Longney C of E Primary Academy - BBC Radio Gloucestershire's school of the week
Longney C of E Primary Academy featured as BBC Radio Gloucestershire's school of the week (w/c 29th January 2018)
DGAT schools celebrate Christmas
Photos of Christmas celebrations
KS1 Macmillan Coffee Morning at Hardwicke
Hardwicke pupils, parents and staff raised £530 at their Macmillan coffee morning
Welcome to Helen Springett
Helen Springett has joined the central office team as Head of School Improvement
St John's and Clearwater C of E Primary Academies and Dursley Nursery join DGAT
We are delighted to welcome St John's and Clearwater of E Primary Academies and Dursley Nursery to the Trust as of 1st September 2017.
Celebrating Every Child at Winchcombe Abbey
Winchcombe Abbey Church of England Primary School has been awarded the Achievement for All Award
Winchcombe Abbey are Outstanding!
Governors, staff and pupils are delighted with their Outstanding Ofsted report
Clearwater C of E Primary Academy
Funding agreement agreed to open a new Free School in September 2017
St James’ C of E Primary School Joins DGAT
We are delighted to welcome St James’ C of E Primary School to the Trust as of 1st April 2017.
Dedication of Winchcombe Abbey New Build
The Right Reverend Robert Springett, Bishop of Tewkesbury attended Winchcombe Abbey C of E Primary School to dedicate their new build.
Ofsted judge that Primrose Hill has 'improved rapidly' since becoming an academy
Governors, staff and parents celebrate as they are judged to be 'good' in all areas
DGAT Inaugural Conference
One hundred and seventy four staff from five DGAT academies gathered at Gloucester Rugby Club for the Trusts’ inaugural conference.
Effective Academy Governance
Local Governing Bodies come together for training
Change Management Professional Development
Lead practitioners come together for shared inset training