Fate of 10 other academies run by failed academy trust not yet confirmed
New sponsors have been confirmed for 11 of the schools run by the failed Wakefield City Academies Trust (WCAT).
They will be taken over by the preferred sponsors that the Department for Education announced in October.
The government has yet to confirm what will happen to a further 10 schools are run by WCAT, which announced in September that it would give up all 21 of its academies.
At the time, WCAT said it did “not have the capacity to facilitate the rapid improvement our academies need and our students deserve”.