Summit Learning Trust is appalled at the murder of
George Floyd in the United States of America on May 25. We support the peaceful
protests that so many have taken part in to show solidarity with this cause. We
recognise that racism is not just an American issue.
Our Trust is entirely committed to fighting racism and
prejudice in all and any of its forms, and to the active promotion of equality
for all. We recognise the heightened distress caused directly to so many of our
colleagues, pupils, families and communities in the current situation. We are
with you. We are determined to work together to make positive change and to
create a just society for all. Without justice there will be no peace.
Through education, humility and open mindedness we
will strive to raise the levels of understanding and knowledge of the
inequalities in our society to better challenge and fight against them. It is
vital that we work together as a community to support each other, and to say: