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13/08/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Good luck to Year 13 collecting their A level results today. Your exams may have been cancelled, however we remain immensely proud of you https://t.co/lNAltvw6Gk

13/08/20

Good luck to Year 13 students across the trust, collecting their A level results today https://t.co/51jYXuOVZn

17/07/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Thank you to all members of the SJL community for their support over this last term. We are immensely proud of all our students and staff for their dedication, adapting to these extraordinary times. We look forward to having a school full of students and staff once again. https://t.co/GFMAHo5Tms

17/07/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Our bumper end of year newsletter is out now... https://t.co/ejjebQfvcr https://t.co/wmCrXfbP6I

17/07/20

Retweeted From SRA Primary

Year 6 had a fantastic afternoon making their very own ice cream in a bag! The toppings were a huge hit! 🍨🍬👩‍🍳👨‍🍳 https://t.co/jnZ4FIOaPM

17/07/20

Retweeted From Priory Academy

The Priory Academy Newsletter & arrangements for September https://t.co/d8ZfqD7p2L https://t.co/4ozRuwReSQ

17/07/20

Retweeted From SRA Primary

Candy floss was a huge hit! Thank you to the PTA for the machine and also the sweets! 🍬🍭#schoolsoutforsummer https://t.co/0JJsM0yqOV

17/07/20

Retweeted From SRA Primary

Yummy!! 🍭🍬 https://t.co/qziWetiHkx

17/07/20

Retweeted From Priory Academy

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17/07/20

Retweeted From RBA School Gardening

Have a great summer of gardening everyone 🌻 https://t.co/rJc4YOeVu5

17/07/20

Retweeted From Robert Barclay Academy (RBA)

Wishing everyone in the RBA Family a happy and safe summer break! See you all in September. Thank you for all your support!

17/07/20

We are immensely proud of all our students and staff for their dedication, adapting to these extraordinary times. Thank you to all members of the SET community for their support, commitment and hard work over this last term. We look forward to busy schools, full of students soon! https://t.co/g5cCr74lrK

15/07/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Congratulations to everyone who took part in this year’s virtual event. Well done Hepworth House on their victory. https://t.co/hwnmFHZo1b

15/07/20

Retweeted From SRA - English

What an amazing achievement. Well done, Summer! https://t.co/VqjPHtAMX9

15/07/20

Retweeted From SRA Art

This week’s theme is ‘Mythical Creatures’! Can you create your own creature or can you draw/paint/make your favourite one? Miss Charman’s sea serpent was created using watercolours and coloured pencil and Mrs Wilkinson’s mermaid was painted with watercolours... https://t.co/ZawAoGPjxP

15/07/20

Retweeted From Priory Academy

Wednesday's puzzle - comment with your answer and the solution will be posted tomorrow morning! https://t.co/Hh1KwirC7B

15/07/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

We want to give students coming back into Yrs 10 & 12 advance notice of work experience dates for next year, so they can begin to source a placement over the summer break, should they wish to. Private placement forms can be found on school website https://t.co/4nI9D9qtzV https://t.co/24Zm78gCK7

15/07/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

As thoughts turn to the 2020/21 academic year, we are delighted to announce the new Heads of School https://t.co/Cyz4U82nso

15/07/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Wellbeing Wednesday: talk https://t.co/9BpTdb4JW7

15/07/20

Retweeted From SJLdrama

The final cut has been made and what an entertaining and thought provoking record of lockdown it is! Well done to all the KS 3 contributors and to Miss Woolrych and Mr Fletcher who produced and edited it! The link is in the end of term newsletter!#dramamatters https://t.co/dHjL5WW8tF

15/07/20

Retweeted From RBA_RE

Junior Leadership Team ZOOM CONFERENCE - What a superb JLT meeting today! Thank you everybody. https://t.co/Un0IvU15CK

15/07/20

Retweeted From RBA Performing Arts

We are proud to present the "RBA Performing Arts Virtual Showcase". The Performing Arts team have been incredibly proud of the performances students have done throughout the year! Check it out on the link below! https://t.co/y9QLI7NxEr

14/07/20

Some very talented performers there!

13/07/20

Retweeted From SRA_Maths

A fascinating insight into the power of embedding a research culture within the entire https://t.co/3tboOYXVfn

13/07/20

Thank you for the opportunity!

13/07/20

Retweeted From ChilternTSA

Lots of research ideas provided to Trust middle leaders... https://t.co/S6Zr7H6EOB

13/07/20

Retweeted From ChilternTSA

Claire talking about preparation for CEO role & giving women opportunities for the highest positions. Thank you Claire. https://t.co/Y5yifEOOq1

13/07/20

Retweeted From Arv Kaushal

9am today on we have Claire Robins OBE of discussing how research can be used to drive innovation & improvement. Follow to join the discussion Register in advance for this webinar: https://t.co/ydAH53JoJr https://t.co/RJW29vN1yL

10/07/20

Retweeted From CLT

The final fab week of our before we move to more free brill Online training with in the Autumn - the super CEO, Claire on Mon. The driving force behind our school improvement & & fab https://t.co/Zpjwaqo0jF

10/07/20

Retweeted From Robert Barclay Academy (RBA)

Our (virtual) Summer Creative Arts Exhibition 2020 is now available - thanks to ⁦https://t.co/3tIHKqxEg6

10/07/20

Retweeted From SRA Primary

Well done to the amazing Summer for her brilliant 500 words on Black Lives Matter. She is through the first round! 🤩📚📝 https://t.co/KceZfApvku

09/07/20

Retweeted From Sarah Ray

CEO Wellbeing Steering Group – July 2020. CEOs shared concerns for operational staff, who have faced a great deal of pressure. School business professionals leading on premises, finances, HR, procurement and planning https://t.co/CiJI12MLt3

08/07/20

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

For Year 11 and 13 students: On Friday 10 July at 10am, the Prime Minister will be giving an address to all school leavers which will be broadcast on Facebook and YouTube. A recording of the address will be available to view on both platforms. https://t.co/d03EahBhMV

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

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 @Sir John Lawes - 13th Aug 2020
Good luck to Year 13 collecting their A level results today. Your exams may have been cancelled, however we remain immensely proud of you https://t.co/lNAltvw6Gk
ScholarsEdTrust Retweeted @Sir John Lawes - 17th Jul 2020
Thank you to all members of the SJL community for their support over this last term. We are immensely proud of all our students and staff for their dedication, adapting to these extraordinary times. We look forward to having a school full of students and staff once again. https://t.co/GFMAHo5Tms
ScholarsEdTrust Retweeted @SRA Primary - 17th Jul 2020
Year 6 had a fantastic afternoon making their very own ice cream in a bag! The toppings were a huge hit! 🍨🍬👩‍🍳👨‍🍳 https://t.co/jnZ4FIOaPM
ScholarsEdTrust Retweeted @RBA School Gardening - 17th Jul 2020
Have a great summer of gardening everyone 🌻 https://t.co/rJc4YOeVu5
@ScholarsEdTrust
We are immensely proud of all our students and staff for their dedication, adapting to these extraordinary times. Thank you to all members of the SET community for their support, commitment and hard work over this last term. We look forward to busy schools, full of students soon! https://t.co/g5cCr74lrK
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