St Thomas’ Church of England Academy is being established by 1Excellence Multi Academy Trust. This provenance harnesses significant experience in primary education provision. The trust is formed from 2 good primary schools, St Mark’s Elm Tree and Pentland Primary School.

The school will be run by a Board of Governors who will be accountable to the charitable Trust which oversees the school. In addition the school will be accountable to the Secretary of State for Education through the terms of its Funding Agreement.