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Gorton MP Afzal Khan cuts the ribbon at new Progress School opening event

Afzal Khan, MP for Gorton, has cut the ribbon at the brand-new Progress School in Gorton, Manchester. The opening event took place on Thursday 22nd April and included attendees such as MP for Gorton Afzal Khan, alongside Progress Schools Managing Director James Madine, and The Progress Group CEO, Jayne Worthington. Attendees enjoyed a tour around … Continue reading Gorton MP Afzal Khan cuts the ribbon at new Progress School opening event

Progress Schools opens doors to brand new school in Gorton

Progress Schools have officially opened the doors to their new school in Gorton, Manchester. The new school is located inside The Hideout Youth Zone and is a welcomed addition to the local area. The new school is officially open and accepting student referrals, the school will offer an alternative provision for young people aged 11 … Continue reading Progress Schools opens doors to brand new school in Gorton

Ensuring the continued education and development of our youth amidst a global pandemic

Continued education amidst a global pandemic Author: James Madine, Progress Schools CEO Since the beginning of the pandemic young people have been subject to the social and economic repercussions of the virus. The traditional avenues in which students accessed their educations have been turned upside down. Schools have been faced with challenges and obstacles that … Continue reading Ensuring the continued education and development of our youth amidst a global pandemic

Joe shines thanks to the support provided by Progress Schools

Alternative education provider After struggling to remain in mainstream education due to difficult circumstances, Joe found himself requiring the support of an alternative education provider, he was referred to his local Progress School where he would receive a more tailored and bespoke support to his education and well-being. Upon joining Progress Schools, Joe suffered from … Continue reading Joe shines thanks to the support provided by Progress Schools

Progress Schools named Most Inspirational Alternative Provision by a School at Educate Awards

Independent Education Provider in Liverpool Alternative education provider Progress Schools were overjoyed after being named as the ‘Most Inspirational Alternative Provision by a School’ at the virtual Educate Awards ceremony last week. The Independent Education Provider’s Liverpool based school were the lucky recipients of the award. Based inside the Fire Fit Hub in the heart … Continue reading Progress Schools named Most Inspirational Alternative Provision by a School at Educate Awards

Liam thrives at Progress Schools thanks to exceptional support system

Mainstream and Alternative Schools After being excluded from mainstream school for a one-off mistake, Liam began attending Progress Schools in November 2018, he settled in quickly and made friends with his peers. Despite his previous circumstances, Liam made the conscious choice not to let his previous error in judgement affect his future career prospects and … Continue reading Liam thrives at Progress Schools thanks to exceptional support system

Progress Schools joy after three Educate Awards nominations

Education Awards in England Progress Schools staff are bursting with pride after the Educate Awards nominee lists were revealed. The alternative? education provider has 11 school sites across England and secured three nominations across three separate categories for the esteemed awards. Their schools based in Hamilton Square – Wirral, The Hive – Wirral and Toxteth … Continue reading Progress Schools joy after three Educate Awards nominations

Coping with lockdown, mental health, and everything in between

Mental health tips during Covid-19 lockdown In the midst of a global pandemic, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and anxious about the future. Over the past 9 months, life as we know it has been turned upside down because of the pandemic. National restrictions have prevented us from enjoying the small luxuries in life like … Continue reading Coping with lockdown, mental health, and everything in between

Progress Schools gives back to multiple good causes

Progress Schools raise a whopping £541.76 towards Macmillan and Young Minds UK. Progress schools have been raising money for various charities across several of their sites. They are committed to giving back and making a real difference in their local communities. At Progress Schools one of their main purposes is to enable their students to … Continue reading Progress Schools gives back to multiple good causes

Katy flourishes thanks to Progress Schools intervention

Progress Schools - Independent school provider Katy, a Progress Schools student, has recently secured a place at college following the intervention and support received from the independent school provider. Katy, who has ADHD and ODD, requires support with focus and concentration which has led to behavioural issues in the past. However, since joining Progress Schools, her … Continue reading Katy flourishes thanks to Progress Schools intervention