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The Fulwood Academy became a Sponsored Academy and was incorporated on 13th July 2009 and began operating on 1st September 2009

The Trustees of The Fulwood Academy are:

  • Sir Charles William Dunstone (Sponsor)
  • Victoria Hornby (Sponsor)
  • Tim Morris (Sponsor)

The Governing body of The Fulwood Academy are:

  • Andrew Darbourne (Co-opted)
  • Joan Dean (Chair of Governors, Sponsor)
  • Alison Ellis (Staff)
  • Phil Haslam (Chair of Finance & Staffing Committee, Co-opted)
  • Stephen Henry (Principal)
  • Janet Lord (Chair of Standards & Curriculum Committee, Co-opted)
  • Wendy Pallant (Parent)
  • Hugh Ross (Co-opted)
  • David Walker (Chair of Welfare Committee, LEA)
  • Donna Waring (Staff)

The Governing body plays a vital role in the governance and accountability of Fulwood Academy; its responsibilities include:

  • Set, support and review the vision and direction for Fulwood Academy
  • Approval of The Fulwood Academy annual budget and five year plan
  • Oversee the financial monitoring of Fulwood Academy
  • Hold the Fulwood Academy Principal to account for standards and report annually to the Trustees
  • Act as a critical friend to the Fulwood Academy Principal
  • Approval of capital programmes before submission to the Trustees

The Governing body are not responsible for the operational and day to day management of Fulwood Academy, this is the remit of the Principal who reports to the Chair of Governors and Trustees.

Fulwood Academy Governing Body Register of Business Interests

Governors are advised to include interests of both themselves and any member of their immediate family (including partners).

Governors have read the guidelines regarding Register of Pecuniary or Business Interests and declared whether or not they have any interests that may conflict with their duties as a Governor of The Fulwood Academy.

Trustees

Name

Date appointed

Term of Office

End of Term of Office

Name of Business

Nature of Interest

Date of Declaration

Attendance in last academic year

Charles Dunstone

(Sponsor)

13/07/2009

-

N/A

 

 

 

0/4

Victoria Hornby

(Sponsor)

13/07/2009

-

N/A

 

 

 

0/4

Tim Morris

(Sponsor)

01/03/2018

-

N/A

 

 

 

0/0

Frederick William Wood (Sponsor)

01/03/2014

-

 

01/03/2018

David Ross Educational Trust

Audit Committee Member

26/09/2017

4/4

Local Governing Body

Name

Date appointed

Term of Office

End of Term of Office

Name of Business

Nature of Interest

Date of Declaration

Attendance in last academic year

Andrew Darbourne

(Co-opted)

01/09/2014

4 years

31/08/2018

AQA

Chair of Examiners GCSE   Mathematics and Statistics

20/09/2017

4/4

Joan Dean

(Chair, Sponsor)

11/01/2018

4 years

10/01/2022

 

 

 

0/0

Alison Ellis

(Staff)

18/09/2014

 

4 years

17/09/2018

 

 

 

4/4

Phil Haslam

(Co-opted)

27/02/2013

4 years

 

31/08/2018

 

 

 

3/4

Stephen Henry (Principal)

Ex Officio

Ex Officio

N/A

 

 

 

4/4

Janet Lord

(Co-opted)

13/11/2017

4 Years

12/11/2021

 

 

 

 

0/0

Wendy Pallant

(Parent)

13/01/2016

4 Years

12/01/2020

Blackpool Symphony Orchestra

Vice Chair

26/09/2017

4/4

Hugh Ross

(Co-opted)

28/02/2018

 

4 Years

27/02/2022

 

 

 

0/0

David Walker

(LEA)

13/01/2016

4 Years

 

12/01/2020

 

 

 

3/4

Donna Waring (Staff)

03/02/2015

4 years

02/02/2019

 

 

 

4/4

Raj Kalia

(Chair, Sponsor)

18/11/2015

2 years

 

10/09/2017

Resigned

 

 

 

4/4

Charles Ponsonby

(Co-opted)

27/02/2013

4 years 10 Months

31/12/2017

Plandesk Ltd

Director

20/09/2017

4/4

Frederick William Wood (Sponsor)

01/03/2014

4 years

 

12/03/2018

David Ross Educational Trust

Audit Committee Member

26/09/2017

4/4

For details surrounding the structure and remit of the governing body across Fulwood Academy, please click here.

How to contact the Governing Body

Contact with the Governing Body is through Jaki Currey the Clerk to the Governors. She can be contacted:

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