West Sussex Teaching School Hub

GLF Schools

GLF Schools was founded in 2012 in order to enable the federation of Glyn School (an academy in 2011) and Danetree Junior School. Together, we began our journey to become a MAT of more than 1000 talented staff working with over 10,000 children in 40 schools across 5 regions in southern England.

Our Schools

GLF Schools

West Sussex Schools

Our Values, Aims and Purpose

Our Values - 'ACE'

  • Ambition – Develop an outstanding educational community that supports teachers and associate staff to provide high quality learning experiences for all our children
  • Collaboration – Bring together educational partners to ensure all pupils thrive and succeed 
  • Excellence – Share expertise, skills and passion to create an excellent support network, promoting high quality outcomes for staff and children

Our Aims

  • Bring together a wide range of educational partners to provide high quality professional development and support for all staff
  • Create a community of outstanding practitioners and a focal point for driving success
  • Coordinate and deliver high quality Initial Teacher Training
  • Develop an effective model for peer to peer support
  • Engage in research informed practice to inform and enhance learning
  • Support the development of a self-improving network through collaboration and support

Our Purpose

Develop a network to spread excellent practice. Support schools and trusts to invest in and develop their workforce, creating and retaining the very best teachers and associate staff to ensure long term positive outcomes for children.