North Star Teaching Alliance

Dishforth CE Primary School is a member of the North Star Teaching Alliance.

The North Star Teaching School Alliance is a collaboration of primary, secondary and special schools in North Yorkshire. Our collective aim is to improve outcomes for all children through a self-sustaining, dynamic system of school improvement and support across the region and beyond.

You can find out more about the North Star Alliance at

Train to Teach with the North Star Teaching Alliance

The North Star Teaching Alliance is delighted to be working in partnership with Leeds Trinity University to offer early years and primary training places on the 2016-17 School Direct programme.

Our School Direct programme offers you an initial teacher education opportunity of outstanding quality, training as part of an inspirational learning community on a journey to achieve a national reputation for excellence in teaching and learning.

Applications for School Direct are made on-line via UCAS. Applications may be submitted from the 27th October.

Further details about the Schools Direct Programme can be found on the North Star Teaching Alliance Website.