Diocesan Board of Education

Inspiring schools to demonstrate the love of Christ as they educate for life in all its fullness


Welcome to the Coventry Diocesan Board of Education website. The DBE works in partnership with schools, communities, churches and other stakeholders to promote distinctively Christian education. On this website you will find information, resources, advice and guidance. If you can’t find what you are looking for please contact the team directly.

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April Gold – Diocesan Director of Education

Our Academy Trusts

Coventry DBE is dedicated in its mission to develop the Christian foundation of its schools. The DBE supports academisation and the benefits of collaborative working.  For more information please refer to our Strategic School Organisation Plan  To visit our academy trust websites, please use the links below:

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A truly excellent double session on Christian Worldviews & Climate Change with Maria Nita & Cybelle Shattock offering perspectives from either side of the Atlantic. This week has seen a strong start to our Christian Worldviews & Advocacy Project.Can’t wait to create T&L resources

We launched our Christian Worldviews & Advocacy Project today! With thanks for @reonline_tweets for the funding, @Celine_Benoit_& @tim_hutchings for their project advice and our fabulous teacher group spanning KS2 & KS3. Resources from this project will be shared widely

It’s great to learn how the evolving role of The Beacon Family Support Workers is enhancing support in school. Thank you to everyone involved with making a difference both in the schools and via @MulberryBushOrg .