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Governance

Highgate Primary Academy is part of the Astrea Academy Trust.

For further details on how Highgate’s local governance fits into the wider Astrea governance arrangements, please follow the link found here to the Astrea Trust Website.  In order to promote greater local co-operation, Highgate shares a local committee with Gooseacre Academy.

As a charity and company limited by guarantee, the Trust is governed by a board of trustees (the Board) who have overall responsibility and ultimate decision making authority for all the work of the Trust, including the establishing and running of the academies maintained by the Trust.

In order to support the effective operation of the Trust and the Academies, the Board has established a number of committees to which it has delegated certain functions. These terms of reference  set out the constitution, membership and proceedings of the Trust’s local committees.

Committee Members of Highgate’s Local Education & Consultative Committee are outlined below:

Violet Chapman (NLG, Chair)

Jo Leishman (Highgate Principal)

Kay Godfrey (Gooseacre Principal)

Mark Allen

Timothy Baker

Ben Horbury

Helen Wright

Laura Goodyear

Steve Ellis

Rebecca Stansbury

Joanne Town

Please click here to view our Declaration of Interest matrix.  Our Chair can be contacted via the school office.