How schools can convert

The Diocesan Board of Education (DBE) leads the diocesan academies programme and set up the registered charity, Guildford Diocese Educational Trust (GDET), to oversee this work.  GDET also acts on behalf of the DBE to approve the application of diocesan schools to convert as single academy trusts. 

For further information about the academy conversion process, please contact:

DeborahPepper1 Deborah Pepper

GDET Officer

01483 450423

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Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds, so that you may discern what is the will of God—what is good and acceptable and perfect.

Romans 12:2

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