Schelwood Trust


The Schelwood Trust is an educational trust comprising:

Beechwood School
Long Readings Lane
Tel: 01753 520473

Herschel Grammar School
Northampton Avenue
Tel: 01753 520950

The Schelwood Trust values are:

  • Respect for self
  • Respect for others
  • Respect for learning and achievement
  • Respect for hard work and determination
  • Respect for our community and environment
  • Respect for the potential in all

The Trust will;

  • ensure the highest of standards in all aspects of our work as we facilitate the learning and personal development of the young people in our care;
  • enable young people to secure academic success;
  • position young people to be well-prepared for their future lives;
  • develop young people so they are able to be active citizens who engage positively with their communities;
  • equip young people to be able to recognise and seize opportunities and successfully negotiate challenges;
  • nurture young people so they are capable, confident and have a belief in self;
  • inspire young people so they enjoy their learning and personal development, hold high aspirations and fulfil their ambitions;
  • serve, support and work in effective partnership with our local families and communities;
  • invest in staff so they have high quality professional development opportunities and enjoy professional fulfilment.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.