Research and analysis

Academy trust survey 2017

Results from a survey of single and multi-academy trusts.


Academy trust survey 2017


In 2014, the Department for Education published research examining how academies used their autonomy. This report updates what the department knows about academies and multi-academy trusts.

It examines academies’ views on:

  • academy conversion and the decision on whether to join a trust
  • changes since becoming an academy
  • collaboration
  • management and compliance
  • financial efficiencies
Published 19 July 2017