Our Trust

Diocese of Bristol Academies Trust

The Deanery CE Academy is the first Secondary school in the Diocese of Bristol Academies Trust (DBAT). 

The Trust was established in June 2012, with the aim of supporting schools within the Bristol Diocese who wish to benefit from greater independence, operational innovation, consistent school improvement and substantial cost savings through economies of scale.

During the past 10 years the Diocese of Bristol Academies Trust (DBAT) has grown steadily to comprise of 15 schools across Swindon, Bristol and Wiltshire.

DBAT supports their family of schools to deliver a values-led education with the very best outcomes for children and young people.  The aim of DBAT is for all of their academies to be the school of choice within their community with ‘good’ or ‘Outstanding’ inspections.

Please follow the link below where you will find our Annual reports and accounts and also information about our Trustees and their duties.

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Head Office: Kingfisher CE Academy, Peglars Way, Wichestowe, Swindon. SN1 7DA (01793 236611)

Registered in England and Wales Company Number 08156759


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  • Peglars Way, Wichelstowe, Swindon, SN1 7DA

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