Academy Council

The role of the Local Academy Council of this academy is to contribute to the development of the academy, providing support and challenge from the perspective of pupils, parents and stakeholders. It is made up of people from a variety of backgrounds.

The Local Academy Council will carry out its duties in a manner which will enable the objectives for the academy to be achieved and will provide regular reports of its activity to the Academy Trust. The Local Academy Council shall have oversight of the academy's activities and duties outlined in the schedule of delegation document.

For further information regarding governance please see;



Local Academy Council Register of Interest 2017/2018

Local Academy Council Meeting Attendance 2017-2018

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Local Academy Council 2017/2018

Local Academy Council Committees 2017/2018

Category Name Roles Term of Office
Co-opted Mr. R. J. Davey

Chair of Council

23 October 2018

Mrs. M. Fahy

Vice Chair

19 January 2020 

Mrs. H. B. Irving

LAC Member

23 October 2018

Mr. J. A. Walker

LAC Member

23 October 2018 

Mrs. J. M. Meikle

LAC Member

01 September 2021

Principal Mrs R Chandler


Parent Mrs R Hollins

LAC Member

7 March 2020

Mr. S. Lynch

LAC Member

21 April 2019 

Staff Mrs. N. K. Walker

LAC Member

11 May 2019 


SUAT supports and leads in the set-up of new academies joining the partnership.  The services provided by the central support function cover both educational and non-educational support.  In terms of educational support, SUAT is linked to the School of Education of Staffordshire University, which is an outstanding ITT provider.

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