Basildon Education Services Trust (BEST) is a company with charitable status, working on behalf of a partnership of 37 schools in the
Basildon area. Our aim is to provide additional support and challenge for schools so that young people from Basildon can compete on an even playing field with young
people from areas across the UK.
BEST provides over 50 different projects, activities and events for pupils and parents and BEST schools. They include:
- Raising achievement projects including the Basildon Challenge
- Engaging parents in their children's education
- Holiday activities for pupils
- Emotional Health and Wellbeing Support
- Education Business Link activities
- Leadership and Management support including CPD
- Inter school sports activities
- School collaboration around traded services
We are striving for the BEST aspirations among young people
We want the BEST expectations by parents, staff and local community for our young people
We believe that this will lead to the BEST achieving schools in a prosperous community
Primary Children from Basildon schools were amongst the main winners at the Primary Engineer South of England regional Final held at Wilmington Grammar School for Boys on ...
The pupils could have talked for Britain, never mind Basildon, they were so good! Congratulations to Lee Chapel Primary, Ryedene Primary and Ghyllgrove Junior, but also ...
People say that there is no poetry in life anymore. Well, Key Stage 1 pupils in Basildon know different...Pupils from schools across the town took part in a Poetry Challenge ...
The next meeting for Basildon Challenge Leads and Coordinators on the subject of Creative and Expressive Arts will take place at Greensted Infant School on Wednesday 6th ...