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Gatcombe Park Primary School

Teamwork - Respect - Aim High

Ridings Partnership

The school became an Academy on February 1st 2015 and was the first school in the newly created Ridings Partnership. The Ridings Partnership is part of the the Hamwic Education Trust.

The aim of the Hamwic Education Trust is to establish self-improving school systems by creating local communities of schools where Head Teachers take a collective responsibility for student outcomes.


Please click on this link to find out more, including details of the school funding agreement.


For information about Hamwic Education Trust governance please follow the link

The contact address for the Hamwic Education Trust head office is:


Hamwic Education Trust

Unit E, The Mill Yard
Nursling Street
SO16 0AJ


Telephone: 023 8078 6833


Hamwic Education Trust Chief Executive Officer: Robert Farmer

Chair of Board of MAT: Dave Ellis

MAT website:


A charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales. Company Number: 10749662