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The Governing Body includes:

Governors are appointed or elected for a fixed period of time and work on your behalf to secure quality teaching and learning for your child/children. All Governors can be contacted through the school.

The Governing Body meets at least once a term. In addition to this a number of committees and working parties meet more frequently to conduct business affecting the day to day management of the school.

Clerk to Governing Body:
Civic Centre
TS24 8AY

Chair Person of Governors:
c/o Eldon Grove Academy
Eldon Grove
TS26 9LY

The list of governors below reflects people who are able to devote time and expertise and, as a whole body, help the school improve its “quality of provision” and make decisions on matters that are brought to its attention.

Co-opted Governors Term Start Date Term End Date
Laura Ovens 1/10/2015 30/9/2019
Andrew Jobson 19/2/2018 18/2/2022
Salaam Shaheen 5/6/2018 4/6/2022
Kimberley King11/12/201810/12/2022
Ex-Officio Headteacher
Julie Deville 1/7/2017 30/06/2037
Head of School
Audrey Brahimi 1/9/2016 31/8/2020
Parent Governors
Jane Wistow 1/11/2017 31/10/2021
Paul Dees 28/2/2019 27/2/2023
Staff Governors
Diane Carr 21/6/2017 20/6/2021
Sharon Stephenson 13/9/2016 12/9/2020
Jackie Butterworth



The Academy is extremely lucky to have such a proactive and supportive Governing Body.