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Empower Trust

Empower Trust is a network of unique and diverse church and community schools dedicated to collaborating to ensure the provision of an outstanding education for every child within the Trust. Our mission is to ensure that we give every child the very best education possible – socially, morally and academically. We believe that education needs to be exciting and motivational. Schools within Empower Trust demonstrate the courage to innovate and empower every member of the school community to play their part in developing exciting and imaginative child-centred learning experiences.


A clear vision, ethos and agreed set of values underpins the way all the Trust’s schools collaborate. The Christian character of St Peter’s CE Primary & Nursery School is maintained through positive links with the Diocese of Lichfield.


Empower Trust celebrates the fact that every school is different – each school retains its unique ethos and character that reflects and responds to the needs of the local community. Each school’s Local Governing Body includes elected parental and staff governors as well as governors co-opted locally for their skills and expertise. Working in partnership with the headteacher and Empower Trust staff, the Local Governing Body plays an important role in ensuring children receive a high quality of education by monitoring the quality of teaching and learning, the school’s curriculum and children’s safeguarding and welfare.


We aim to ensure every parent will want to select our schools as their local school of choice by doing everything possible to support all children to become successful learners and to develop into young people of whom the family, school and community can be proud.


The members of Empower Trust are;

Greenacres Primary School, Shrewsbury

Market Drayton Infant and Nursery School

Market Drayton Junior School

St Peter’s CE Primary & Nursery School, Wem

The Wilfred Owen School, Shrewsbury

Woodfield Infant School, Shrewsbury

St George's Junior School, Shrewsbury


Empower Trust can be contacted on the following details:

Address: Unit 3 The Stables, Sansaw Business Park, Hadnall, Shrewsbury, SY4 4AS

Telephone: 01939 211140

E-mail: admin@empowertrust.co.uk

Full details of Empower Trust Members, including contact details, term of office and declaration of interests can be accessed through the following link:



Full details of Empower Trust Trustees, including contact details, term of office and declaration of interests can be accessed through the following link: