Academy Conversion

Church of England Schools wishing to convert to academy status as part of a multi academy trust must first seek Diocesan approval. To download an approval application form please click here. Please ensure that the form is completed fully, if necessary additional pages may be used. The Diocesan policy on academy conversion can be downloaded from LDBE Policy on Academy conversion of Church Schools September 2020 The application form for the rebrokerage of Academies can be downloaded from Academy Re-brokerage Form

The Church of England Central Education Trust (CECET) is the corporate body representing the Diocese of Lichfield with the role of appointing Directors/Trustees to Academy Trusts. if you or if you know of someone you would like to nominate as Director please complete the nomination form below and return it to Paula at

As a CECET representative Trustee it is your responsibility to report back to the CECET board on a termly basis. Below is a reporting form that should be completed following the termly meeting of Directors. This should then be returned to Paula at

Nomination Form for Academy Trustees

Trustee Representative Report