Thorp Academy

Together We Achieve

Governance

Thorp Academy Transition Board Governing Body

Governors

Mr. William Purvis Chair of Governing Body

Mr. Ian Lane, (N.E.T Director of Secondary Academies)

Mr. Andrew Jordon, Executive Principal of Thorp Academy

Mrs Loraine Atkinson, Staff Governor

Mr. Ian Scott, Parent Governor

Mrs Anne Leech, Community Governor

Mr. Jim Gaff, (N.E.T.) Governor

Mr. Charles Thoburn, Community Governor

Mrs Paula Bailey, Community Governor

Miss Avril Armstrong, Community Governor

The Thorp Academy governing board is split into two sub committees that both feed into the full governing board

The Audit and Risk committee - This committee holds the academy to account for all aspects of finance and resources

The Achievement and Climate committee - This committee holds the academy to account for the performance of all students.

Any correspondence for the Chair of the Governing Body should be addressed to: Mr W Purvis c/o Thorp Academy, Main Road, Ryton, Tyne & Wear. NE40 3AH

Governor Handbook January 2017

Competency Framework for Governance

Northern Education Trust Governance

Articles of Association

Governor Declarations of Interest

Governor attendance and schedule of meetings 2015-2016

Governor attendance and schedule of meetings 2016-2017

To see funding agreements and annual reports please see the Nortern Education Trust website

http://www.northerneducationtrust.org/governance/l...

To note that:

Mr Purvis is also Chair of Governors at Emmaville Primary and Winlaton West Lane Primary School

Mrs Leech is also a Governor at Ryton Junior School

Mrs Bailey is also a Governor at Parkhead Primary School

Miss Armstrong is also a Governor at Emmaville Primary School