History/Bedford College Academies Trust
We are proud to be part of Bedford College Academies Trust (BCAT). BCAT was created to drive up local educational standards and has an impressive track record of success. The Trust believes our region deserves outstanding schools and its commitment to Bedfordshire means that all of its resources are focused on education for the local community.
BCAT and its sponsors:
- educate 16,000 students across Bedfordshire
- run The Bedford College Group consisting of Bedford College, Shuttleworth College, Tresham College, Bedford Sixth Form, and Wixams Tree Primary School
- was an initial sponsor for Bedford Academy, and helped to create Bedford Free School.
As part of BCAT, we draw upon unrivalled expertise and resources from the largest educator in Bedfordshire, helping us to ensure the quality of our students’ education is first class.