Springfield is proud to be an active member of the Challenge Partners Network. Challenge Partners is a charity, owned and led by schools, who work together to lead school improvement. Challenge Partners believe that when schools are working in partnership to improve continually their practice then an excellent education for pupils will be achieved. Challenge Partners Schools are committed to four aims which impact on the young people we serve:
1. Improve pupils' examination results at a rate above the national average and accelerate the progress of the disadvantaged
2. Enable all schools to improve at a rate above the national average
3. Create more national leaders and outstanding schools that fulfill the Teaching School criteria
4. Develop a world-class, self-improving and sustainable system that contribute to national research and policy making.