Statutory Documents


The Trustees Report and Audited Accounts represent the annual report of the Trustees and the detailed financial statements for the relevant financial year (September to August) The latest version (Year Ended 31 August 2020) was approved by the Trust Board in December 2020.


AMAT Annual Report & Accounts 2020

AMAT Annual Report & Accounts 2019

AMAT Annual Report & Accounts 2018

AMAT Annual Report & Accounts 2017

AMAT Annual Report & Accounts 2016

AMAT Annual Report & Accounts 2015


The number of employees whose benefits exceeded £100K (excluding employer pension costs) for the year 2019-20 is as follows: 

Benefit band Number of employees
£100,000 - £110,000 1


The Trust’s Register of Business Interests contains information provided by Directors, Members and senior management regarding any business and pecuniary interests they have outside of the Trust, in the interests of transparency.

Register of business interests 2020-21


The Scheme of Delegation and Committee Terms of Reference outline the operational authority delegated by the Trust’s Board of Directors to the Chief Executive and to Committees of the Board. 

Trustees List and Meeting Attendance 2019-2020.pdf

Scheme of Delegation 2020 -21

Terms of Reference - Trust Board of Directors 2020-21

Terms of Reference - Finance & Audit Committee 2020-21

Terms of Reference - Local Governing Bodies

Terms of Reference - Ethos Group

Code of Conduct for Directors 2020-21


The Memorandum of Association relates to the establishment of the Trust under Company Law and the Articles of Association set out how it is operated and governed. The Master Funding Agreement is effectively the contract between the Department for Education and the Trust. 

AMAT Memorandum

Articles of Association - Acorn Multi Academy Trust

Master Funding Agreement

Supplemental Funding Agreement - Axminster Community Primary Achool

Supplemental Funding Agreement - Loders CofE VC Primary School

Church Supplemental Agreement - Loders CofE Primary School

Supplemental Funding Agreement - Marshwood CofE Primary School

Supplemental Funding Agreement - Membury Community Primary School

Supplemental Funding Agreement - Mrs Ethelston's CofE Primary School

Supplemental Funding Agreement - St Andrew's CofE Primary School

Church Supplemental Agreement - St Andrew's CofE Primary School

Supplemental Funding Agreement - St Mary's Thorncombe CofE Primary School

Church Supplemental Agreement - St Mary's Thorncombe CofE Primary School

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    To provide high quality education and deliver the best possible outcomes for young people, enabling every child to reach his or her potential, regardless of background.

    Years 5 and 6 at Marshwood

    18 Apr 2018

    Butterflies in the library

    18 Jul 2017

    Mrs Bowie came to work with KS2 at St. Andrew's Primary to create an art installation for the library. The children created four hundred butterflies to celebrate all the wonderful books that are in sc...

    Core Value Banners

    18 Jul 2017

    St Andrew's is delighted to share its new Core Value Banners. The banners were designed and drawn by the children working alongside the artist Fee Bowie and Mrs Gilmour-White. Fee Bowie then enlarged...

    Oak Class Trip to London

    18 Jul 2017

    On Wednesday 11th March, children from Year 5 and 6 from St. Andrew's Primary Chardstock were given the amazing opportunity to fly to London for the day.  The children flew from Exeter to London...

    St Andrew’s recognised for its high achievement

    18 Jul 2017

    St Andrew’s C of E Primary Academy Chardstock has received a high ranking in the BBC’s school league table. The school’s results place it 34th out of all state primary schools nation...

    Flamingo Pool - People's Millions Vote

    18 Jul 2017

    Thank you from the Flamingo Pool in Axminster to all our parents and staff who voted in the People's Millions TV show . All our schools use the Flamingo Pool for swimming lessons, and many parents and...