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Star wins high-profile awards

Date Added: 11/05/2017

Staff and pupils at Star Academies are celebrating after winning two prestigious awards in the space of 24 hours. The Trust was presented with the ‘Chairman’s Award’ at Blackburn with… Read more >



Star Schools Top Progress Tables

Date Added: 19/01/2017

Star’s Blackburn-based secondary schools, TIGHS and TIBHS, have made national headlines after being identified as the country’s top-performing schools in the Government’s new headline Progress 8 measure. Staff and pupils… Read more >




TIGHS delivers world class outcomes

Date Added: 05/05/2016

TIGHS, the flagship school of Star Academies, has been identified by educational experts as the third highest performing school in the country for Key Stage 4 attainment, and the second… Read more >



TIGHS’ curriculum is in a class of its own

Date Added: 29/04/2016

Nick Gibb, Minister of State for Schools, has praised TIGHS’ well-rounded, academic curriculum for its role in transforming educational outcomes for children and young people. Addressing the Association of School… Read more >



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