There are three layers of governance within Exceed Academies Trust:
Each school has a Local Advisory Board (in some cases a more focussed interim board will be implemented to support rapid improvement), which has delegated responsibility for monitoring the day to day running of the school. The LAB is made up of the Governors of the school. Some Governors are appointed by the Trustees whilst others are elected by parents or carers of pupils/students at the school or by staff. A LAB includes:
For further information about governance within Exceed Academies Trust please visit the Trust’s website by clicking here.
Our School’s Local Advisory Board
Our governors act as the critical friend of the headteacher and senior leadership team, and provide support and challenge to ensure effective running of the school. Their key responsibilities include:
In order to fulfil these responsibilities, our Local Advisory Board will:
Details of the membership of our Local Advisory Board including when they were appointed, their term of office, who appointed them, any relevant business and pecuniary interests and record of attendance over the last academic year can be found by clicking on the ‘Local Advisory Board Register of Interests’ link below.
You can contact the Chair of our Local Advisory Board (or another Governor) via the school by calling 01274 611327 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or via our Clerk (Peter Taylor) by emailing email@example.com.
Interested in Being a Governor?
If you feel you could make a positive contribution to the work of our Local Advisory Board, we would be delighted to hear from you. Please contact our Clerk, who will provide further advice and information, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Local Advisory Board
Roger Butterfield – Chair / Co-opted Governor
Christabel Shepherd – Executive Head teacher
Chris Lloyd – Head of School – Staff Governor
Duncan Jacques – Trust CEO
Shona Crichton – Co-opted Governor
Lauren Rigley – Staff Governor
Lisa Collins – Parent Governor
Jonathan Barras – Parent Governor
Peter Taylor – Clerk to the Board