Rivington Avenue, Platt Bridge, Wigan, Lancashire WN2 5NG

01942 487999


Platt Bridge Community School

School Values: Promotes Belief Creates Success

Community First Academy Trust - CFAT 

Our school is proud to be the lead member of Community First Academy Trust.

To view our charitable trusts statutory information, please click here.

Community First Academy Trust consists of like-minded individuals and establishments who want the best for all of the pupils, staff, families and communities that we serve.

Our charitable trust has one single legal and moral purpose: to advance education in the public interest. 



Our trust and school works closely with others to share expertise and our associate family of schools, and as a family of partners, we are able to offer wide-ranging opportunities to children and teachers. 

Community First Academy Trust offers structured career pathways for teachers, supported by high-quality professional development in an environment where teachers and learners flourish. See its Talent Development Programme by clicking here which is underpinned and delivered through the Trusts Institute of Learning which provides employees with access to continuous professional development resources and information to help you Leaders, Teachers and Support Staff colleagues in their careers.

Join CFAT and benefit from its ‘Trust Dividend’ –  The CFAT ‘trust dividend’ is a added-value that individual schools receive by being part of the trust. Sir David Carter says: “The Trust Dividend is the aggregate impact of the formal collaboration that the trust leads across the schools who make up the whole – the sum of the parts in effect.”  Click Here for more details.