The Current Governing Board

The Governing Board  

Name

Date of Appointment

Mrs A Whelpdale* (Academy Governor) - Chair 01/08/2019
Mr J Robins (Academy Governor) - Co Vice Chair 20/03/2017
Rev T Brown* (Academy Governor) 06/12/2017
Mrs C Fitzsimmons* (Academy Governor) 01/08/2019
Ms D Francis (Academy Governor) 03/12/2018
Mr C Hodges* (Academy Governor) 01/08/2019
Mr D Owen (Staff Governor) 06/02/2020
Mr D Robertson* (Academy Governor) 01/08/2019
Mrs L Rooney (Parent Governor) 08/12/2017
Mr S Wadwell (Staff Governor) 17/05/2019
Mr A Weaver (Ex Officio) 17/09/2018
Clerk to the Governors: Mrs J Hampton  

*Members of The Sandon School Academy Trust


Members of The Sandon School Academy Trust are nominated and appointed by the Governors.  Academy Governors are appointed by the Members.  Staff and Parent Governors are elected by the staff and parents respectively, unless otherwise stated, and their appointments are ratified by the Members.  The term of office for all categories is four years, except for the Headteacher who shall remain a Governor for as long as he is Headteacher.

If you wish to contact the Chair of Governors please do so c/o The Clerk to the Governors, The Sandon School, Molrams Lane, Chelmsford, Essex or telephone 01245 473611.

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@TheSandonSchool - October 19
Hey Sixth Formers👋 If you're looking to attend University Open Days, why not attend this Facebook Live on how to prepare and what to expect. https://t.co/tCfOUywkuj

@TheSandonSchool - October 18

@TheSandonSchool - October 18
Sandon PE Department: We're proud to be launching 'This Girl Can' classes here at Sandon.💪Starting from the 3rd November we'll be running classes that explore a range of exercise styles in a totally friendly, all female and relaxed environment.🧘🏼‍♀️🏋🏽‍#ThisGirlCan https://t.co/pG8szua2gw

@TheSandonSchool - October 18

@TheSandonSchool - October 18
Our Head Student Team were looking very smart when preparing for interviews on Friday! Thanks team, you did a great job👏#AimingHigherTogether💫 https://t.co/qJHO8Z35Vq
@TheSandonSchool - October 16
Year 11s... don't forget our Prospective Sixth Form Open Evening will be in person, so come & join us on the 4th of November, 5:30pm-7:30pm.📆 Both internal & external students are welcome & if you're not sure what you'd like to do yet, pop along to see what we have to offer.📚

@TheSandonSchool - October 15

@TheSandonSchool - October 15
Our Year 13 Chemistry students, taught by our talented Headteacher Mr Weaver, have been doing some great practicals today🔬🧑🏽‍🔬🧪 https://t.co/cODjMBOIZE

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Department of Health and Social Care
- October 15

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Department of Health and Social Care
- October 15
Today is . Remember, it's still important to regularly with soap and water for 20 seconds. This will help reduce the spread of , protecting you and the people you love. Watch 👇 https://t.co/GQz9WWFJ0t
@TheSandonSchool - October 15
Early UCAS applications for Oxford, Cambridge & other specific courses, need to be submitted by 6pm tonight‼️ 💫 https://t.co/ll6BtRpvqD
@TheSandonSchool - October 15
Take a look at these great tips & tricks that you could try out this halloween🎃 https://t.co/I0NbNem4Dq

@TheSandonSchool - October 15

@TheSandonSchool - October 15
Well done to the Year 9 Girls Football Team for their unreal 12-0 win against Barking Abbey School in the National Cup Football!⚽️🏆 💫 https://t.co/Od4qYyaRip
@TheSandonSchool - October 14
Calling all KS5 Mathematicians🧠 Thinking of studying Maths further... maybe even at University?🤔 Well, this newsletter would be a great resource for you! ...Or if you just love to solve maths problems, there are some great guides & toolkits!📖 https://t.co/vtGugV7LZ1

@TheSandonSchool - October 14

@TheSandonSchool - October 14
Calling all Year 11s... we will be holding a LIVE Prospective Sixth Form Open Evening on 4th November, 5:30pm-7:30pm 📆 Come along and see what we have to offer here at Sandon Sixth Form.📚 An online version of the Open Evening will also be available on our website🧑🏽‍💻 https://t.co/rPYTBS95y5
@TheSandonSchool - October 14
Congratulations to those dancers who successfully gained a place in our 'Fusion Gifted and Talented Dance Group'👏 We look forward to seeing your moves in the Dance Show on 30th November🕺💃
@TheSandonSchool - October 14
REMINDER: Tomorrow is the deadline for all early UCAS entries, so get those applications in⏰ 💫

@TheSandonSchool - October 13

@TheSandonSchool - October 13
A HUGE well done to our student Ruth, who achieved 3rd place in the "Speak Out" challenge, where she performed an amazing speech on being aromantic, it was called 'A Story Without Love'.👏 💫 https://t.co/i5xOai2Wcd
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The Sandon School
- October 13
We're now on Instagram📸... why not give us a follow! https://t.co/WZE6WC69jf
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Department of Health and Social Care
- October 13
Today is . Whether it is going for a walk or seeking professional support, put your mental health first. Visit the website for information and resources: ▶️ https://t.co/MebJAzz4Ix Watch 👇 | | |
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BBC Children in Need
- October 13
As a child, grew up in a household with parents who experienced mental health issues and addiction. As part of our 2021 fundraising launch, he shared his story to show young people that are currently going through similar experiences that they are not alone.

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UCAS
- October 12

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UCAS
- October 12
Start your UCAS application NOW! Sign up to the UCAS Hub today and make a start on your application! Follow the link to register 👉 https://t.co/mhnzPCb70C https://t.co/ucGvhv1xRU
@TheSandonSchool - October 12
Year 9 Parent Reminder‼️ The deadline to register your child's interest in the upcoming theatre trip to 'Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time' is Wednesday 13th October📆 You can register your child's interest through a noticeboard on EduLink.
@TheSandonSchool - October 12
Here are some great tips for our Year 13s who are writing their personal statement!📃✍️ 💫 https://t.co/NMXSIQJOYz
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