The following policies have been approved by the Trustees. More policies are under review and will be approved over the course of the next few months, these will then be made available to download.


Charging and Remissions Policy PDF

The Red Kite Learning Trust seeks to maximise the opportunities for all its pupils and students in all aspects of education. In this policy, the Trust seeks to abide by government regulations and where limited budgets allow, provide discretionary financial assistance.

Safeguarding Policy (North Yorkshire) PDF

The Red Kite Learning Trust (RKLT) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Health and Safety Policy PDF

The Chief Executive Officer, Trustees and Members of Red Kite learning Trust (RKLT) recognise and accept their responsibilities, both legal and moral, to ensure, so far as is reasonable and practicable, accidents and ill health are prevented and risks to employees, students, visitors and others arising from all activities of RKLT are suitably and sufficiently controlled.

Data Protection Policy PDF

The Academy Trust may be required by law to collect and use certain types of information to comply with statutory obligations related to employment, education and safeguarding, and this policy is intended to ensure that personal information is dealt with properly and securely and in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation and other related legislation.

Safeguarding Policy (Leeds) PDF

The Red Kite Learning Trust (RKLT) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Anti-Fraud and Corruption Strategy and Fraud Response Plan PDF

Red Kite Learning Trust is committed to discharging its responsibility to safeguard public funds and the highest standards of integrity. It is committed to fighting fraud and corruption whether attempted from inside or outside and is committed to having effective measures to prevent and detect fraud and corruption.

Exclusions PDF

The Department for Education provides a guide to the legislation that will govern the exclusion of pupils from: maintained schools; Academy schools/Free Schools; Alternative Provision Academies/Free Schools; and pupil referral units in England from 1 Sept 2012.

Admissions 2020-2021 PDF

The 2020-2021 Admission Policy covers the admission processes for all Schools within the Red Kite Learning Trust

Management of Offsite Visits PDF

Safely managed educational visits with a clear purpose are an indispensable part of a broad and balanced curriculum and a vibrant part of the academies within the Red Kite Learning Trust. They can be the catalyst for improved academic performance, contextual understanding, a lifetime interest or in some cases professional fulfilment. They are to be encouraged.

Equality Policy PDF

Red Kite Learning Trust is committed to advancing equality of opportunity, fostering good relations as well as eliminating discrimination, harassment and victimisation. We oppose all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination, whether because of age, ethnicity, disability, gender, religion and belief, and sexual identity or any other condition or requirement which places a person at disadvantage and cannot be justified. The impact of all policies, practices and day-to-day activities are considered to ensure that no member of the community is discriminated or put at a disadvantage.

RKLT Complaints Policy PDF

Red Kite Learning Trust (RKLT) is committed to ensuring that all students are provided with a first class educational experience and that each school works in a productive and positive partnership with all parents and carers. However, if a parent/carer feels that a situation has arisen that they are unhappy about then they have a right to make a complaint. All parents/carers will be made aware of this policy and the procedures to follow if they wish to make a complaint.