Extend Learning Academies Network

Banwell Primary School is proud to be part of the Extend Learning Academies Network (ELAN). ELAN became a multi-academy trust on the 1 October 2017 and our school joined the partnership on 1 February 2023.

Our schools are an established working group with a shared ethos and a history and culture of collaboration and collaborative development.

As a multi academy trust we are dedicated to providing an EXTRAORDINARY education that empowers our children and staff to always be proud of who they are and what they do.

We are a multi academy trust and our business is education. The prefix extra means beyond. This is what we want to do - provide an education beyond the ordinary. 

Our trust values have been carefully and mindfully developed by the board of trustees, head teachers and department leads to ensure that they can be applied to every area of the work that we do.

We embrace individuality

We do the right thing

We work together

As an integral part of Extend Learning Academies Network, we are committed to taking full advantage of the opportunities working in a collaborative academy trust presents to extend the capacity, sustainability and ability of the group to deliver an excellent education, experiences and outcomes for all young people.

Extend Learning Academies Network. Registered Address: 13 Lime Close, Locking, Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset BS24 8BH. United Kingdom.

Further information

  • Chief Executive Officer – Adam Matthews
  • Executive Assistant - Jodi Clark
  • Business and Governance Lead - Sarah Edwards
  • Estates - Clive Farmer
  • Email: office@extendlearning.org 
  • Call 01934 313390 

Gender Pay Gap Report, Memorandum of Association, Funding Agreement, Accounts and Annual Report for Extend Learning Academies Network can be found by going to: ELAN Statutory Documentation

The trust must publish on its website, the number of employees whose benefits exceeded £100k, in £10k bandings, as an extract from the disclosure in its financial statements for the previous year ended 31 August. You can find this information here. 

For information regarding the structure and remit of the members and board of trustees please click the below links.

Extend Learning Academies Network Governance

Extend Learning Academies Network Members

Extend Learning Academies Network Board of Trustees

ELAN website

Extend Learning