Collection

Academies financial notices to improve

Letters issued by Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) to academy trusts with a financial notice to improve.

On this page you can find letters issued by ESFA that serve as a written notice to improve financial management, control and governance at an academy trust.

You can also read the ESFA investigation publishing policy.

Open notices

  1. Financial notice to improve: Ashwell Academy Trust
  2. Financial notice to improve: Avonbourne International Business and Enterprise Trust
  3. Financial notice to improve: The Basildon Academies
  4. Financial notice to improve: Bay Education Trust
  5. Financial notice to improve: Bolton UTC
  6. Financial notice to improve: Bright Futures Educational Trust
  7. Financial notice to improve: Building Futures Enterprise Academy Trust
  8. Financial notice to improve: Chapel Street Community Schools Trust
  9. Financial Notice to Improve: Chetwynde School Trust
  10. Financial notice to improve: Cuckoo Hall Academies Trust
  11. Financial Notice to Improve: CUL Academy Trust
  12. Financial notice to improve: Daventry UTC
  13. Financial notice to improve: De La Salle Academy Trust
  14. Financial notice to improve: Dominic Barberi Multi Academy Company
  15. Financial notice to improve: DRB Ignite Multi Academy Trust
  16. Financial notice to improve: Durand Academy Trust
  17. Financial notice to improve: Engage Multi Academy Trust
  18. Financial notice to improve: Energy Coast University Technical College
  19. Financial notice to improve: The Education Fellowship Trust
  20. Financial notice to improve: The Giles Academy
  21. Financial notice to improve: Guru Nanak Sikh Academy Ltd
  22. Financial notice to improve: The Heath Family Trust (North West)
  23. Financial notice to improve: Heathrow Aviation Engineering UTC
  24. Financial notice to improve: The Hinckley Academy and John Cleveland Sixth Form Centre Academy Trust
  25. Financial notice to improve: LEAP Academy Trust
  26. Financial notice to improve: Lilac Sky Schools Academies Trust
  27. Financial notice to improve: Manchester Creative Studio
  28. Financial notice to improve: The Oldershaw Academy Trust
  29. Financial notice to improve: Park House School
  30. Financial notice to improve: Plymouth CAST
  31. Financial Notice to Improve: Robert Owen Academy Trust
  32. Financial notice to improve: Rodillian Multi Academy Trust
  33. Financial notice to improve: Royston Schools Academy Trust
  34. Financial notice to improve: Rye Academy Trust
  35. Financial notice to improve: St Anthony’s Free School
  36. Financial notice to improve: St Giles Church of England Academy, Pontefract
  37. Financial notice to improve: St Michael’s Academy
  38. Financial notice to improve: St Neots Learning Partnership
  39. Financial notice to improve: Salvatorian College
  40. Financial notice to improve: The SchoolsCompany Trust
  41. Financial notice to improve: The Silver Birch Academy Trust
  42. Financial notice to improve: Theale Green Academy Trust
  43. Financial notice to improve: University of Chester Academies Trust
  44. Financial notice to improve: UTC@harbourside
  45. Financial Notice to Improve: The Watford UTC

Closed notices

  1. Financial notice to improve: Academies Enterprise Trust
  2. Financial notice to improve: Barnfield Academy Trust
  3. Financial notice to improve: Barnfield Skills Academy Trust
  4. Financial notice to improve: Bishop of Rochester Academy Trust
  5. Financial notice to improve: Buckinghamshire UTC
  6. Financial notice to improve: The Business Academy Bexley
  7. Financial notice to improve: Durham Free School Limited
  8. Financial notice to improve: E-ACT Academy Trust
  9. Financial notice to improve: The Education Fellowship Trust
  10. Financial notice to improve: Enterprise South Liverpool Academy Trust
  11. Financial notice to improve: Grindon Hall Christian School
  12. Financial notice to improve: Hadlow Rural Community School Trust
  13. Financial notice to improve: The Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy Trust
  14. Financial notice to improve: Kirkby Stephen Grammar School Trust
  15. Financial notice to improve: Moorlands Free School Trust
  16. Financial notice to improve: New Campus Basildon Studio School
  17. Financial notice to improve: Otley Prince Henry’s Academy Trust
  18. Financial notice to improve: Penketh Academy Trust
  19. Financial notice to improve: Perry Beeches The Academy Trust
  20. Financial notice to improve: Portslade Aldridge Community Academy Trust
  21. Letter to lift a financial notice to improve: Quintin Kynaston Academy Trust
  22. Financial notice to improve: The Ridings Federation of Academies Trust
  23. Financial notice to improve: The Robert Smyth Academy Trust
  24. Financial notice to improve: St Aldhelm's Academy Trust
  25. Financial notice to improve: St Anselm’s Catholic Multi Academy Trust
  26. Financial notice to improve: Sawtry Community College
  27. Financial notice to improve: Steiner Academy Frome
  28. Financial notice to improve: Swinton High School
  29. Financial notice to improve: The Ursuline Academy Ilford
  30. Financial notice to improve: Woolmer Hill School
  31. Financial notice to improve: Visions Learning Trust
Published 7 March 2014
Last updated 17 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated to add St Neots Learning Partnership
  2. Updated to move The Robert Smyth Academy Trust to closed notices.
  3. Updated to move St Anselm’s Catholic Multi Academy Trust to closed notices.
  4. Updated to add St Giles Church of England Academy, Pontefract.
  5. Updated to add The Silver Birch Academy Trust.
  6. Updated to move Perry Beeches The Academy Trust to "closed" notices.
  7. Updated to add The Heath Family Trust (North West)
  8. Updated to add St Anthony's Free School and to move Visions Learning Trust (renamed UTC Lancashire Trust in 2015) as a closed notice.
  9. Updated to add University of Chester Academies Trust and The Watford UTC published Friday 11 May 2018
  10. Updated to add Ashwell Academy Trust and to move Swinton High School and Penketh Academy Trust to closed notices.
  11. updated to add Engage Multi Academy Trust
  12. Updated to add Bay Education Trust and Bolton UTC.
  13. Updated to include Rodillian Multi Academy Trust
  14. Updated to add St Michael's Academy and move The Ridings Federation of Academies Trust to closed notices.
  15. Updated to move The Business Academy Bexley to closed notices.
  16. Update: The Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy (IPACA) FNtI is now closed.
  17. Updated to move Kirkby Stephen Grammar School Trust to closed notices.
  18. Updated to add Plymouth CAST
  19. Updated to add Rye Academy Trust
  20. Updated to add The SchoolsCompany Trust and to move the Ursuline School Ilford from "open" to "closed" notices.
  21. Updated collection to add DRB Ignite Multi Academy Trust and to move the following trusts from an open to a closed notice: Basildon New Campus Studio School; Buckinghamshire UTC; Grindon Hall Christian School; Portslade Aldridge Community Academy Trust and Woolmer Hill School.
  22. Updated to add De La Salle Academy Trust
  23. Updated to move Academies Enterprise Trust from and open to a closed notice.
  24. Updated to add Lilac Sky Schools Academy Trust.
  25. Updated collection to add Avonbourne International Business and Enterprise Trust.
  26. Updated to add Energy Coast University Technical College
  27. Updated with letter to lift FNtI: Steiner Academy Frome
  28. Financial notice to improve: The Basildon Academies added.
  29. Updated to include the financial notice to improve for Building Futures Enterprise Academy Trust.
  30. Updated to move Enterprise South Liverpool Academy Trust and Otley Prince Henry’s Academy Trust from open to closed notices.
  31. Updated to add The Ridings Federation of Academies Trust.
  32. FNtI for The Giles Academy added.
  33. Financial Notice to Improve: The Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy Trust added.
  34. FNtI: CUL Academy Trust added.
  35. FNtI for Heathrow Aviation Engineering UTC added.
  36. FNtIs for Robert Owen Academy Trust and The Education Fellowship Trust added.
  37. The Ursuline Academy Ilford and the Chetwynde School Trust added.
  38. Updated to include Manchester Creative Studio and Otley Prince Henry's Academy Trust
  39. Updated to include: The Robert Smyth Academy Trust, The Hinckley Academy and John Cleveland Sixth Form Centre and Buckinghamshire UTC.
  40. Updated to add Daventry UTC, Penketh Academy Trust and Steiner Academy Frome.
  41. Updated to add Perry Beeches The Academy Trust
  42. Update to add Bright Futures Educational Trust and Chapel Street Community Schools Trust
  43. Updated add Swinton High School.
  44. Updated to add Park House School.
  45. Updated to add Dominic Barberi Multi Academy Company and Salvatorian College.
  46. Updated to add The Oldershaw Academy Trust.
  47. Updated to add LEAP Academy Trust.
  48. Updated to move Bishop of Rochester Academy Trust to "closed notices".
  49. Updated to add Sawtry Community College to 'closed notices'.
  50. Added St Anselm's Catholic Multi Academy Trust.
  51. Updated to move E-ACT and Barnfield Academy Trust academies to "closed notice".
  52. Added Woolmer Hill School and New Campus Basildon Studio School.
  53. Updated to add Durand Academy Trust.
  54. Updated to move Hadlow Rural Community School Trust to "closed" notices.
  55. Updated to add Cuckoo Hall Academies Trust.
  56. Updated to add Portslade Aldridge Community Academy Trust.
  57. Updated to add Bishop of Rochester Academy Trust, The Business Academy Bexley, Durham Free School Limited and Theale Green Academy Trust.
  58. Updated to include Academies Enterprise Trust.
  59. Updated to add Enterprise South Liverpool Academy Trust.
  60. Updated to add Sawtry Community College
  61. Added "Financial notice to improve: Hadlow Rural Community School Trust"
  62. Updated to add a link to the EFA investigation publishing policy. Updated to add financial notice to improve for Visions Learning Trust
  63. Updated to add Guru Nanak Sikh Academy Ltd and The Education Fellowship Trust.
  64. Updated to include St Aldhelm's Academy Trust
  65. Changed to add a letter sent to Quintin Kynaston Academy Trust.
  66. First published.