Three Ocklynge pupils stand outside.
Ratton school students walk in a group outside.
A group of Ocklynge pupils sit outside on a bench and read together.
Three Ratton students sit and talk.
A teacher helps two pupils in an outside classroom.
A teacher stands at the front of a class.

Welcome to South Downs Learning Trust

Here at South Downs Learning Trust, we are a family of local schools and not just a ‘Multi Academy Trust’. Every school in the trust is committed to providing the highest standard of education so that all learners are supported to be the best that they can be.
Executive Head Welcome
Pupils standing outdoors.
Three Ratton students sit on a bench together.


Every parent wants the best for their child.  So do we.  We believe the best way to achieve that is by our schools working together as part of the South Downs Learning Trust.