Our Values

Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust (CMAT) exists to provide, support, and champion high-quality education at the heart of local communities.

As members of the CMAT family, trust academies aim to unite their pupils, families and other local stakeholders around this common purpose to share experience and resources, to improve standards and to maximise our contribution to their wider communities.

Our vision, mission and values guide and bring together each of the trust’s academies.

Our Vision: High-quality educational provision for all at the heart of local communities

Our Mission: To deliver, promote and inspire high quality educational provision in schools at the heart of their local communities so that:

  • Every child is a successful learner, confident individual and responsible and employable citizen
  • Every school is a hub for community activities, a centre for extended services and a source of immense pride for students, their families and other local stakeholders

Our Values:

Pursuit Of Excellence

  • By expecting this of every person, every day
  • Rejecting outright any sense of complacency
  • Continually striving for the creation of a true meritocracy
  • Promoting and celebrating elite performance inside school and in the wider world

Value Our People

  • Appreciating the incredible trust placed with us in educating young people and serving our community
  • Valuing the diversity and qualities of our staff and students
  • Ensuring that all students and staff feel known, appreciated and supported
  • Committing whole-heartedly to collaboration within, between and beyond our academies

Achievement For All

  • Ensuring that every student achieves their maximum potential
  • Maintaining a relentless sense of optimism
  • Removing barriers to learning
  • Providing a whole education: academic excellence co-existing with an exceptional commitment to activity beyond

High-Quality Learning Environment

  • Providing high quality buildings, engaging classrooms and excellent sporting facilities
  • Delivering innovative learning resources and materials
  • Ensuring a well-disciplined and caring environment
  • Exploiting cutting edge technologies to expand the opportunities for students, staff and our community to benefit from learning in a digital age

Extending The Boundaries Of Learning

  • Providing positive memorable experiences inside and outside of the classroom
  • Providing a diversity of experience to all
  • Opening up the world to all students
  • Securing the very best future educational and vocational experiences for our students