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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
Latest News
We are delighted to announce that key note speakers for the BEST Annual Conference 2014 include Sir Mike Tomlinson, CBE, Sir Tim Brighouse and Sian Davis. The conference ...
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BEST’s ‘School’s Out’ Holiday Programme offers the pupils of BEST schools aged 5 – 12 access to a wide range of fantastic activities during the ...
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Over the Summer, BEST are moving offices. Our new address is BEST, The Basildon Upper Academy, Wickford Avenue, Pitsea SS13 3HL. All email addresses and telephone numbers ...
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The BEST Summer Games 2014 were a great success. Click to find out the results and see photos taken on the day.
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