Welcome to VenturersTrust
Welcome to Venturers Trust, a Multi Academy Trust based in Bristol formed through the merger of CGS Trust and Merchants’ Academy Trust in September 2017. Comprising Primary, Secondary, all-age schools and a Special school the Trust has 3,200 pupils and 700 staff.
The Trust is sponsored by the Society of Merchant Venturers and the University of Bristol.
I Can Circus Workshops at CircomediaThe Dolphin School
âCGS students make the most progress in BristolâCOLSTON’S Girls’ School is celebrating after provisional Government figures showed it to be the best-performing secondary in Bristol in this year’s GCSE exams. The school in Cheltenham Road had the highest Progress 8 score in the city. This measure has replaced the old five A*-C grade as the Department for Education’s headline way of judging schools, because it takes into...Read More Colston's Girls' School
Commemoration Day 2017Over the last year the senior leadership and governors at CGS have worked to make the Commemoration service more inclusive and relevant to the students. After consultation with students from all year groups we have decided to remove all reference to Edward Colston from the service and we will no longer be asking the students to wear a chrysanthemum in his memory. The focus of the service...Read More Colston's Girls' School
Students identified to represent the Academy as Young LeadersMerchants' Academy
Y9 Construction Workshop with GleedsMerchants' Academy
Speech & Language Drop-in Session 13th NovThe Kingfisher School
StatementThe Board of Governors for Venturers Trust, of which Colston’s Girls’ School (CGS) became a member on 1st September 2017, is aware of charges brought against a former member of staff at CGS. These charges, which are alleged to have taken place more than 17 years ago, relate to a person over 16 years of age and are unconnected with any of our schools. The case is currently subject to a...Read More Colston's Girls' School
Autumn Disco - Friday 3rd NovemberThe Kingfisher School
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