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07/07/20

Retweeted From HarpendenAcademy

Year six printers are experimenting with collagraphy as a medium for sharing key messages from the Oval Heritage project. https://t.co/bBQpck71sJ

06/07/20

Looking for a contract teaching post for September? are seeking a Media Teacher, for maternity cover, to work in their dynamic teaching team https://t.co/dplDXQgSfJ . . . https://t.co/MBg0wuJehm

02/07/20

Have found this so useful to be part of and have shared the outcomes with so many others! https://t.co/ErZLFbTLbA

02/07/20

Retweeted From Robert Barclay Academy (RBA)

Year 6 into 7 Transition Evening (Thurs 2nd July) – we look forward to welcoming our new Year 7 families to our virtual transition evening tonight. Please log in from 5pm for a prompt 5.15pm start. See letter for log in details.

01/07/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Brilliant performances - well done all! https://t.co/kEvCSMKiAL

30/06/20

Looking to join an educational trust with an excellent IT infrastructure? are seeking a Senior IT Technician to join their IT Support Team, full details can be found on school website https://t.co/ua2ZBIgqdK . . . https://t.co/wfbVzHdCEM

29/06/20

Looking forward to it - we’ve come a long way since we started on this journey together. https://t.co/44FtUWBzBQ

29/06/20

Retweeted From SJLScience

James in 7L sent us this beautiful photo of poppies on Harpenden Common. They are beautiful! https://t.co/1p1cS5aphE

26/06/20

Retweeted From HarpendenAcademy

Year Six scientists investigating changing states by making ice cream! https://t.co/5cdHIkZCW8

26/06/20

Retweeted From SRA Primary

Year 1 Carnival Day has started well with a wave of colour and excitement. https://t.co/jyRKm39aNc

26/06/20

Retweeted From MyNewTerm

Priory Academy, situated in , are looking for an enthusiastic and creative Site Assistant to join their estates team. 📜Permanent | Full-Time 🗓️Closing Date: 05:00pm, Sunday 28th Jun, 2020 Apply online⬇️ https://t.co/ItQvjOAFh0

25/06/20

Retweeted From HarpendenAcademy

Year 4 have been learning about the density of liquids this afternoon and made lava lamps. https://t.co/eGed5RxPkw

25/06/20

Retweeted From SRA Art

Here is Mr Roe’s impressive digital art entry for this week’s ‘SRA Art Challenge’. The theme is cartoons and he has turned himself and his dog Ralph into cartoon characters, using his iPad app ‘Sketchbook’! Great work Mr Roe! https://t.co/3ugZ34WP4T

24/06/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Congratulations everyone who took part https://t.co/2WFC9VEDeu

23/06/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

SJL Wellbeing Week: Connect Think about connections around you, lots of us have been building stronger relationships with our local communities. Maintain those connections to increase happiness and self-worth https://t.co/DmQtiB1iqL

22/06/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Welcome to what should be Wellbeing Week at SJL. Today we're highlighting GIVE from the Take 5 theme. Use this week to find new ways to give: make that extra phone call; add something to a food bank box... take a moment to think of others, reap the benefits https://t.co/xBWh81DBnu

18/06/20

Thank you for the opportunity to hear such a challenging and powerful range of speakers this morning. As a trust we will take a huge amount away from what we have heard - we can do better.

17/06/20

Always happy to chat to anyone!

17/06/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Watch The Duchess of Cambridge’s assembly live on the Oak National Academy website at 11am on Thursday 18 June and can be accessed here: https://t.co/BrOBaSodFp A recording of the assembly will be available to view on the Oak National Academy website following the event. https://t.co/XZGSb8fA5C

17/06/20

Retweeted From SJLScience

Plant biology gets a bad rep for being “boring”. But who doesn’t love finding a blackberry on a walk! From bud to berry: the spectrum of life on a bramble, found on one plant, all at the same time https://t.co/PnbPQRlbVT

16/06/20

Retweeted From SRATweeting&Learning

Staff reflection of the week – MAST by James Chatterley https://t.co/lveoAHb60J

16/06/20

Thank you to staff and students across the Trust for making the latest transition run smoothly, as schools welcome back Years 10 and 12 this week

16/06/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

SJL welcomed Year 12 through its doors today, with students settling straight into their ‘socially distanced’ work https://t.co/CptP5kIpgM

16/06/20

Retweeted From Robert Barclay Academy (RBA)

A nice hamper surprise from ⁦⁩ today to say thank you to our staff. Thank you! https://t.co/QdPeejQpn0

15/06/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Thought for the Week: Promoting freedom of thought and opinion Word of the Week: Contra, counter https://t.co/la8IEP79KI

15/06/20

Retweeted From Robert Barclay Academy (RBA)

The sun is shining and we are only 15 minutes away from welcoming back Year 10s and 12s for their 1 to 1 meetings.

15/06/20

Retweeted From Samuel Ryder Academy

Launching . Why not discuss “What is the greatest super power?” Be as creative as you can with your opinions. No need to comment. A weekly oracy challenge will happen every Tuesday https://t.co/ufPZaQver9

15/06/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Though SJL has never been closed, we are so pleased to see the return of our Year 10 students today, with Year 12 making their return tomorrow. https://t.co/2bgmQwkK0S

15/06/20

Retweeted From SRA Primary

Year 6 enjoying our class book ‘Clockwork’ in the sunshine ☀️ 📚📝 https://t.co/UO7YXGEIpC

15/06/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

This week's assembly Mr Snaylam reminds students to take a moment to look at ways of coping during lockdown and as we begin to see measures ease, what advise would you give to your pre lockdown self? https://t.co/vdleJOXMTb

15/06/20

Retweeted From SRA Primary

Today we took maths outside in Year 6, we have been looking at multiplication, factors and multiples! 📐📏🔢 https://t.co/8ejb83mGo6

15/06/20

Retweeted From Priory Academy

Monday's puzzle - comment with your answer and the solution will be posted tomorrow morning! https://t.co/yq9QXbrvs9

15/06/20

Retweeted From SRA PE dept

Fantastic to see the students taking part in the Virtual Pentathlon. Let's see your videos! https://t.co/qg1C3bUXrE

15/06/20

Retweeted From SRA Music

Good morning and welcome to another week, today we are delighted to bring you another performance from home - this is Carys singing “Leave a Light On” by Tom Walker https://t.co/IpFQWTUoa1

15/06/20

Good luck - and good luck to all the taking part in this exciting programme! https://t.co/DiOeTyKYEN

11/06/20

Retweeted From Priory Academy

https://t.co/N2iPKCwWVz This site has been designed for schools and was scheduled to go live this summer. Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, First aid champions is available earlier, so children and young people can learn vital first aid skills at home and have the confidence to help

11/06/20

Retweeted From HarpendenAcademy

Enquiry-based learning in Dahl Y5 bubble. https://t.co/k2O78VhG1r

10/06/20

Retweeted From HarpendenAcademy

Year six start their Doorways transition art project: three symbols of hope for their futures. https://t.co/WUjhq9rbMU

10/06/20

Looking to join an excellent teaching team? Seeking a new opportunity for 2020/2021 academic year? are looking for a Media Teacher (maternity contract) to join them, see website for further information https://t.co/udZ1jvRCZ5 . . . https://t.co/N5btGxIw29

10/06/20

Retweeted From Samuel Ryder Academy

Are you looking for a new role in September? We have an exciting opportunity for a teaching assistant - please see more details on our website.https://t.co/ddr8CDlqgW https://t.co/LniOJVEr7p

Executive Team

Scholars’ Education Trust

Position Name
Chief Executive Officer Claire Robins OBE, BA, MEd, NLE
Deputy Chief Executive Officer Matt Gauthier
Chief Operations Officer Hazel Wale FISBL

 

Claire Robins

Claire Robins OBE - Chief Executive Officer

Claire taught at a number of schools in Hertfordshire before becoming head of SJL in 2006.  In 2008, Sir John Lawes became a National Support School and Claire was made a National Leader of Education, since when she has led on school to school support work with several local schools, leading to the setting up of the Scholars' Education Trust (Sir John Lawes Academies Trust), of which she is CEO, in 2011. 

Claire has sat on the Regional Schools’ Commissioner’s Head Teacher Board for the NWLSC region since its inception and is also on the board of the Harpenden Secondary Education Trust, which is setting up a new secondary free school (Katherine Warington School) in Harpenden.  She is a founding trustee of HertsCam Network, a group which aims to improve teaching through teacher leadership and also a member of the Executive Committee of UCET (The Universities’ Council for the Education of Teachers).  Claire was awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List in June 2018 for Services to Education.

Matt Gauthier

Matt Gauthier - Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Matt taught Business and Economics at a number of schools in Hertfordshire before being appointed deputy head at Sir John Lawes School in 2007.  Matt was appointed Head of Francis Bacon School in 2011 after it was placed in an OFSTED category and led its transformation into Samuel Ryder Academy, Herts’ 1st all-through school.

As Deputy CEO, Matt is now supporting other schools in the Trust, mentoring newly appointed head teachers and providing leadership and strategic guidance, particularly over data and curriculum.  Matt is a board member of the Alban Teaching School Alliance, Governor and Chair of the Resources Committee at the local Pupil Referral Unit (PRU), as well as a member of the St Albans Strategic Partnership Executive Group.

Hazel

Hazel Wale FISBL - Chief Operations Officer

Hazel has worked in education for a number of years achieving her SBM qualification in 2004 followed by the NPQH in 2008.  She is a NASBM Fellow and was awarded NASBM School Business Manager of the year in 2015. 

Hazel was part of the original EIP team that supported Samuel Ryder and is now responsible for our central provision that encompasses SBMs, finance, payroll, governance, IT, attendance, HR and PR/marketing. Hazel’s expertise has led to her being frequently approached to speak at local and national conferences and to provide consultative support for a number of schools.  Hazel is a key member of the school to school support team. 

ScholarsEdTrust Retweeted @HarpendenAcademy - 7th Jul 2020
Year six printers are experimenting with collagraphy as a medium for sharing key messages from the Oval Heritage project. https://t.co/bBQpck71sJ
@ScholarsEdTrust
Have found this so useful to be part of and have shared the outcomes with so many others! https://t.co/ErZLFbTLbA
ScholarsEdTrust Retweeted @Robert Barclay Academy (RBA) - 2nd Jul 2020
Year 6 into 7 Transition Evening (Thurs 2nd July) – we look forward to welcoming our new Year 7 families to our virtual transition evening tonight. Please log in from 5pm for a prompt 5.15pm start. See letter for log in details.
@ScholarsEdTrust
Looking forward to it - we’ve come a long way since we started on this journey together. https://t.co/44FtUWBzBQ
ScholarsEdTrust Retweeted @SJLScience - 29th Jun 2020
James in 7L sent us this beautiful photo of poppies on Harpenden Common. They are beautiful! https://t.co/1p1cS5aphE
ScholarsEdTrust Retweeted @HarpendenAcademy - 26th Jun 2020
Year Six scientists investigating changing states by making ice cream! https://t.co/5cdHIkZCW8
ScholarsEdTrust Retweeted @MyNewTerm - 26th Jun 2020
Priory Academy, situated in , are looking for an enthusiastic and creative Site Assistant to join their estates team. 📜Permanent | Full-Time 🗓️Closing Date: 05:00pm, Sunday 28th Jun, 2020 Apply online⬇️ https://t.co/ItQvjOAFh0
ScholarsEdTrust Retweeted @HarpendenAcademy - 25th Jun 2020
Year 4 have been learning about the density of liquids this afternoon and made lava lamps. https://t.co/eGed5RxPkw
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