Chair - Mrs F Court  Tel 01752 404489

Haye Road South





Elburton Primary School became part of the Horizon Multi Academy Trust on 1 September 2016.

The Horizon Multi Academy Trust Board is accountable in law for all decisions about its academies. However, the Trust Board have agreed within their Scheme of Delegation that many decisions can and should be delegated to the local governing bodies. 

The local Governing Body will use its detailed knowledge and engagement with Senior Leadership to build an understanding of how the school is led and managed by:

  • Monitoring whether the school is working within agreed policies and is meeting the agreed targets.
  • Managing its finances well
  • Engaging with stakeholders
  • Reporting to the Trust Board

 The current Local Governing Body is detailed below.

 The Clerk to governors is:

Mrs Laura Faith

The Governors are:

                                    Mrs F Court             Appointed      Chair

                                    Dr C Adams              Appointed      Vice Chair                

                                    Mr J Dobson            Appointed

                                    Mr J Acevedo          Parent

                                   Mrs C Tutte.            Parent

                                    Mrs A Clooke           Appointed

                                   Mr K Smithers        Staff

                                    Mrs V Gregory        Appointed

                                    Mrs C Haynes          Appointed     

                                    Mrs R Light              Staff 

                                    Mr J Senior            Appointed

                                    Mrs M Anderson        Headteacher                                    

The governing body meets 6 times a year. The Personnel committee meets in the autumn term and when required.

The Headteacher’s performance management is carried out by Dr C Adams, Mrs F Court and an external advisor.

Frieda Court

Chair of Governors

Governors can be contacted through the school in writing or by email to the Clerk to Governors at