Information

The Bishop Wheeler
Catholic Academy Trust

 

The logo for our Catholic Academy Trust is Bishop Wheeler’s Episcopal Coat of Arms

Motto:
Veritas et Caritas
(Latin for Truth and Love)

Strapline: 
“In Truth and Love”

Established:
1 March 2013

Named after:
Rt Rev. William Gordon Wheeler, Bishop of Leeds from 1966 until 1985

Company Number:
8399801

Registered Office:
St. Mary's Menston, A Catholic Voluntary Academy
Bradford Road
Menston
LS29 6AE

Website:
bishopwheelercatholicacademytrust.org

Telephone:
01943 883000

Email:
a.tindall@stmarysmenston.org

Twitter:
@theBWCAT

Chair of the Academy Trust Board:
Mrs C Hyde

Vice Chair of the Academy Trust Board:
Mrs Diane Gaskin

Diocese: 
Diocese of Leeds

 

Diocese of Leeds Office for Education and Schools

Area of our Trust: 
Leeds, Ilkley and North Yorkshire (Diocese of Leeds CMAT Area 2)

Age of pupils: 
4–18

Total annual budget of our Trust:
£ 15 million

Total number of pupils in our Trust:
3,100


Number of schools currently in the trust: 10
St. Mary’s Menston, a Catholic Voluntary Academy
Secondary, Joined: 01/03/2013
1250 pupils

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Otley, a Voluntary Academy
Primary, Joined: 01/03/2013
201 pupils

Ss Peter and Paul Catholic Primary School, a Voluntary Academy
Primary, Joined: 01/04/2013
212 pupils

Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School Ilkley, a Voluntary Academy
Primary, Joined: 01/04/2013
213 pupils

St Mary’s Horsforth Catholic Voluntary Academy
Primary, Joined: 01/03/2013
217 pupils

St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Pudsey, a Voluntary Academy
Primary, Joined: 01/03/2013
219 pupils

St Mary's Catholic Primary School Knaresborough, a Voluntary Academy
Primary, Joined: 01/07/2015, 203 pupils

St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Harrogate, a Voluntary Academy
Primary, Joined: 01/07/2015, 214 pupils

Holy Name Cookridge Catholic Voluntary Academy
Primary, Joined: 01/08/2015, 205 pupils

St. Stephen's Catholic Primary School and Nursery, a Voluntary Academy
Primary, Joined: 01/08/2015, 183 pupils


Other schools who could potentially join the trust (in accordance with Diocesan proposals):


Trust Colours: