Objects, Aims and Objectives


The Trust’s objects are:

  1. To advance for the public benefit education in the United Kingdom, in particular but without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing by establishing, maintaining, carrying on, managing and developing a school offering a broad and balanced curriculum (“the Academy”); and
  2. To promote for the benefit of the inhabitants of Hoddesdon and the surrounding area the provision of facilities, for recreation or other leisure time occupation of individuals who have a need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disablement, financial hardship or social and economic circumstances, or for the public at large in the interests of social welfare, and with the object of improving the condition of life of the said inhabitants.


The Trust’s aims are, therefore:

  1. To ensure that the education provided by the Academy Trust within all of its Academies is of the highest possible quality; and
  2. To ensure that the facilities for recreation leisure time activities that it promotes is as effective as it can be in improving the condition of life of the members of the community it serves.


The Trust’s objectives, to achieve its aims, are:

  1. To ensure that governance across the Trust is of the highest quality;
  2. To ensure that the organisational aspects of the Trust are such that it is maintained well, developed constructively, and managed in such a way as to ensure compliance with all relevant statutory requirements; and
  3. To ensure that the curriculum of all their Academies provides to all their pupils is best placed to enable them to take advantage of the opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of later life and that they are equipped with the knowledge and cultural capital to do so.