ELBURTON PRIMARY SCHOOL
LOCAL GOVERNING BODY
Chair - Mrs Anna Clooke 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 Lucy Barrett
The Governors are:
Mrs Anna Clooke Appointed Chair
Mrs Frieda Court Appointed Joint Vice Chair
Mrs Carrie Tutte Parent Governor Joint Vice Chair
Mr John Dobson Appointed
Mr Juan Acevedo Parent Governor
Dr Caroline Adams Appointed
Mr Keith Smithers Acting Headteacher
Mrs Valerie Gregory Appointed
Mrs Carolyn Haynes Appointed
Mrs Ros Light Staff
Mr John Senior Appointed
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 Mrs Anna Clooke, Mrs Frieda Court, Dr Caroline Adams, Mrs Carrie Tutte and the CEO, Horizon Multi Academy Trust.
Governors can be contacted through the school in writing or by email to the Clerk to Governors at email@example.com
Mrs Anna Clooke, Chair of Governors