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About Esk Valley Alliance

Our Principles and Aims

Our Principles

  • Maximise the learning potential for every child.
  • Support, challenge and encourage effectively to develop resilient and sustainable networks, partnerships, communities and collaborations.
  • Create opportunities for staff to grow and shine through high quality professional development, innovation and opportunity.
  • To transform independence into interdependence.
  • Nurture the flourishing of every child and teacher.


Our Aims

  • Raise attainment and progress for all pupils.
  • Create a culture and climate of mutual respect between all schools.
  • Develop leadership capacity through a process of coaching, support and challenge.
  • To raise the quality of teaching and learning through mentoring and coaching provision. 
  • To implement a creative curriculum which motivates and inspires pupils to achieve their very best.
  • To ensure the safety of all pupils through effective systems and policies.
  • To target school improvement so that a strategic approach delivers focused action.
  • For all pupils to receive an equal entitlement to the very best provision and very best opportunities that education can provide.
  • To build collaborative partnerships which challenge and support within a school led system.
  • To develop a culture of action research.


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"Teaching schools and their alliances can make, and have made, a marked difference to the sharing of good practice among schools."

Prof: Qing Gu

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13 Sep 2021

Due to continued growth in pupil numbers, we are excited to be advertising for a new ATA in Key Stage 2. Please check our website or call the office for more information or to arrange a school visit @ScarboroTeach @CoastOA @EskValleyTSA @NYCResearchSch

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21 Jul 2021

Places for Mastering Number in North Yorks, York and the East Riding still available! Book today 👉 @CoastOA @STAR_Teaching @EastRidingILS @YCATSCHOOLS @SwaleAlliance @EskValleyTSA @RidingForwardTS @ScarboroTeach @EborHopeTSA

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2 Jul 2021

The DfE have now confirmed the new NPQ scholarships for Autumn 2021: Register your interest with Pathfinder Teaching School Hub here and we will send you more information on how to apply. @Ambition_Inst @CofE_EduLead #NPQ #CPD

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14 Jun 2021

Social & Emotional Learning - Twilight session led by @RobHTNewt & @mouldyjo Places still available - contact @ScarboroTeach to register (details on the flyer). @CoastOA @HuntResearchSch @NYCResearchSch @ResearchWolds @PathfinderTSH @EskValleyTSA @EducEndowFoundn @RedKiteTSH

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