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Welcome to Red Kite Learning Trust

We are a Multi-academy trust made up of 13 schools in North and West Yorkshire, serving more than 8,000 children and young people and their families, from nursery to sixth form.

We are passionate about learning, providing a rich curriculum which releases potential and creates opportunity for all our pupils.

Find out more about Red Kite Learning Trust 

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We champion learning

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We promote wellbeing

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We invest in our people

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We innovate with technology

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We are our Trust

Red Kite Learning Trust at a glance

13 schools in Red Kite Learning Trust with 1350 staff and 8,000+ pupils

9 Primary schools, 3 Secondary schools and 1 All-through school

One of 87 designated Teaching School Hubs across England

We are collaborating with 7 Strategic Partners across North and West Yorkshire

We trained over 150 Teachers to gain award of PGCE and QT

We are supporting over 150 schools and 270 Early Career Teachers with the Early Career Framework and Appropriate Body services

We are developing over 250 school leaders on our NPQ courses

*Numbers when published Oct 21

We are a Multi-academy trust made up of 13 schools in North and West Yorkshire, serving more than 8,000 children and young people and their families.

Red Kite Learning Trust

We are one of the largest school-based providers of teacher training in North and West Yorkshire. We work in partnership with schools across the region, as well as the University of Leeds.

Red Kite Teacher Training

We are a DfE accredited Teaching School Hub, with a mission to support high quality teacher development across our region, for teachers at all stages of their career.

Red Kite Teaching School Hub

We are a partnership of Yorkshire schools across all phases of education, from inner city locations and rural contexts, working together to share skills, experience, talent and capacity to help improve the learning and achievement of the young people in our communities as we help each other flourish.

Red Kite Alliance

Our aim is to be “The Employer of Choice” to attract, retain and reward the very best colleagues so that ultimately our schools, teams and all our children have the very best experience and outcomes.

Red Kite Careers

As well as delivering on the DfE’s priorities for ITT and specific approved programmes we also provide training and other services to meet the wider needs of schools. This includes specific work around SEND, Equalities and Diversity and opportunities for the many staff in our schools who are not teachers but are vital to delivering education and support to children and families.

Red Kite Learning & Development

Committed to Excellence

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Grow your career with Red Kite.

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Become a Teacher

Make a difference. Train to Teach.

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Teaching School Hub

Improving outcomes for every child

Highlights: Feature

Yorkshire schools come together at Red Kite Day Conference

The sixth Red Kite Day conference promises to be the biggest one yet, bringing together trustees, school leaders and teaching staff from across Red Kite Alliance. Held at Harrogate Convention Centre on Friday 1 July, the event is both a celebration of recent achievements and a forward-looking focus on Inclusion, Collaboration and Community.

Keynote speakers at the conference are poet, author and broadcaster Lemn Sissay OBE and award-winning disability blogger Chloe Tear. Sissay will reflect on his years growing up in the care system and how this influenced his life and career. Tear will share her experiences of a disabled young person navigating the paths of education and employment.

Find out more here


24 June 2022

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24 June 2022

Meadowfield News

All the latest news from Meadowfield Primary this week

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24 June 2022

Latest newsletter from Whitkirk

It has certainly been a sunny week at Whitkirk, and we’re not just talking about the weather! Our superb rugby team made us proud once again at their second tournament, and returned to school as champions for the second week in a row!

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24 June 2022

Latest Parent Briefing

All the latest from Crawshaw Academy

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21 June 2022

Crawshaw Academy achieves Stage 1 commitment certificate for the RED Award

The first secondary school to achieve it

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17 June 2022

Temple Newsham Times

All the latest news from our school this week

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Our Values: Collaboration

We pull together to deliver the best outcomes for every child in every school, working with professional generosity and openness for the common good. We share joy in our achievements - personal and collective.


Our Values: Integrity

We put ethical leadership and excellent governance at the heart of our Trust, serving our schools and communities with fairness, honesty and transparency and a hunger for social justice.


Our Values: Respect

We champion equity, equality and diversity. We treat our children, families, staff and partners with respect and kindness – modelling our values and wanting the very best for each other.

We are #RKPeople. Join us


Gloria Richards

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Pali Dhesi

Vice Principal of Crawshaw Academy

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Gemma Quarmby

Deputy Headteacher, Whitkirk Primary School

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Red Kite Learning Trust, a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with company number 7523507, registered office address: Harrogate Grammar School, Arthurs Avenue, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0DZ

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