The Current Governing Board

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The Governing Board  

Name

Date of Appointment

Mrs A Whelpdale* (Academy Governor) - Chair 01/08/2019
Mr J Robins (Academy Governor) - Co Vice Chair 20/03/2021
Rev T Brown* (Academy Governor) 06/12/2021
Mr P Carden (Parent Governor) 21/10/2021
Mrs C Fitzsimmons* (Academy Governor) 01/08/2019
Ms D Francis (Academy Governor) 03/12/2018
Mrs N Glover (Parent Governor) 21/10/2021
Mr C Graham (Parent Governor) 21/10/2021
Mr L Hastings (Academy Governor) 07/01/2022
Mr C Hodges* (Academy Governor) 01/08/2019
Mr D Owen (Staff Governor) 06/02/2020
Mr D Robertson* (Academy Governor) 01/08/2019
Mr A Weaver (Ex Officio) 17/09/2018
Mrs R Wright (Staff Governor) 07/01/2022
Clerk to the Governors: Mrs J Hampton  

 

*Members of The Sandon School Academy Trust


Governors in the past 12 months who are no longer on the Governing Board are as follows:

Mrs C Jefferies (Academy Governor), appointed 01/08/2019, resigned 31/08/2021
Mr S Wadwell (Staff Governor), appointed 17/05/2019, resigned 11/11/2021

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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