Nurturing, Developing, Inspiring

At Parkside GGI Academy our children are at the heart of everything we do.

We believe every child deserves the best start in life.

Through nurturing our children's curiosity, potential and experiences we will develop
their love of learning and their abillty to embrace the challenges of the future.

 

Click here for information about the Inspired Learning Multi Academy Trust.

Our Governing Body

With the changeover to the Multi Trust Academy the Governing Body is now known as the Local Governing Body. The Governing Body was re-constituted as from lst September 2014.
The structure of the Local Governing Body is:-
                                                 
                                      Chairwoman     -     Mrs. Laura Kendall
                                      Vice-chair
                                      Headteacher
                                      1 Staff Governor
                                      3 Parent Governors
                                      3 Co-opted Governors
                                      1 Associate Member
 
The school has 3 committees:
                   Resource (Finance and Staffing) -    Chair   Mrs. L Kendall
Health & Safety (Buildings Health & Safety and Safeguarding) - Chair   Mr. J. Burgess
                         Standards & Curriculum -        Chair   Mr. D. Marks
    

Governor Date of
appointment
term of office Date of
step down
appointed by                       meeting
attended 2016/2017

Mrs. Caroline Walker
 
1st September 2014 4 years     Head 3 FGB
8 Comm
Mrs. Laura Kendall
(Chair)
1st  December 2014 4 years   Gov. body co-opted 3 FGB
7 Comm
Mr John Burgess
(Vice Chair)
1st September 2016 4 years   Gov. body co-opted 2 FGB
3 Comm

Miss Roxanne Marks *
 
1st September 2014 4 years   Gov. body staff 3 FGB
6 Comm
Mr David Marks * 1st September 2016 4 years   Gov. body co-opted
2 FGB
3 Comm
 
Mr. Peter
Thomas
1st September 2014 4 years   Gov. body co-opted 3 FGB
3 Comm
Miss Abigail Webb 1st September 2015 4 years   Gov. body associate 2 FGB
3 Comm

Mrs Vicky Fawcett
 
1st March 2015 4 years   Gov. body parent 3 FGB
2 Comm

Mrs Christiane Clarke
 
1st December 2015 4 years   Gov, body co-opted 2 FGB
3 Comm

Mrs Nicola Higginson
 
5th April 2017 4 years   Gov. Body parent 1 FGB

Miss Helena Southall
 
5th April 2017 4 years   Gov. Body Parent 1 FGB



Miss Abigail Webb Associate Governor attends Governing Body meetings and Standards and Curriculum Committee Meetings but does not have any voting rights.

 * Governors are related
 
 
Chair of the Local Governing Body Laura Kendall works for the Local Authority Early Years Improvement Service Team.
LGB member Roxanne Marks is Assistant Headteacher of the School
LGB member David Marks is the Manager of Nuffied Health club.
LBG member John Burgess works at BAE systems and is a STEM ambassador.
LGB member Christiane Clarke works at BAE systems.

 
Non of the Governors have any pecuniary interests
 
During the last Academic Year the Governing Body have faced and addressed 4 key issues, the first was the reconstitution of the Governing Body, which has been in place from 1st September 2014,  the second was the extension of the age range of the school to take in pre-school children from 2 yrs, the pre-school opened at the beginning of September 2014, the third  was the formation of the Multi Academy Trust with Yarlside, and Victoria Junior Schools and the fourth was the change of name from Greengate Infant, Nursery and Pre-school to Parkside Academy. The Governing Body have made some very important decisions during the last Academic year and this has had a great impact on the future of the school,
 

For more details please speak to Mrs Walker or Mrs Kendall, or click here to contact us.