Our Academies


Cuckoo Hall Academies Trust (C.H.A.T.) is the Charitable Trust set up 
to run and manage the Academies which belong to the Trust.

Please click on any of the logos below to visit the individual academy websites:  



Alternatively, in summary...                                     



Cuckoo Hall Academy is a well-established primary academy with four-form entry and 925 pupils, located in Cuckoo Hall Lane, Edmonton N9.

Woodpecker Hall Primary Academy is a two-form of entry academy established in September 2011 under the government's Free Schools programme. Woodpecker Hall occupies a new building which fronts onto Nightingale Lane, Edmonton N9. It has 410 pupils. It is rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted. The headteacher is David Penkert.

Kingfisher Hall Primary Academy opened in September 2012, as a two-form entry Free School. The academy occupies a brand new school building, just off The Ride in Enfield Highway, EN3 and was officially opened by Boris Johnson, then Mayor of London. Kingfisher has 330 pupils. The headteacher is Emma Breckenridge.

Enfield Heights Academy is the most recent primary academy to come under the CHAT management. Opened in September 2012 by another Trust, its management transferred to CHAT in the summer of 2014. It is a one-form entry school, currently with 130 pupils. The academy is located in Pitfield Way, Enfield EN3. It is rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. The headteacher is Emma Breckenridge.


Heron Hall Academy opened in September 2013 as a Free School, and now has 390 students at its permanent home at the Queens Way, Ponders End, following the £40m redevelopment of the old Middlesex University complex. It will become an eight-form entry secondary academy, with the capacity to provide all-through education for all CHAT primary academy pupils. Our interim headteacher is Colin Boxall.