Young People’s Academy is open and, in accordance with government guidelines, we are working to gradually increase the number of students who are returning to school over the summer term.

If you have any questions or queries relating to this please call the school office between 10.00am-2.00pm or email us reception_ypa@yphub.org

For our Home Learning page, please click here.

Please send all consultations and referrals to the admissions email address- admissions@yphub.org

Governors’ Information

Under the terms of the Education Funding Agency’s Academies Financial Handbook, we are required to publish information about the local governing body and attendance of the governors from the meetings held on behalf of the Academy Trust.

Amy Thoreau – Chair 

Term of office: 03.07.2020 to 02.07.2023 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments :

  • To follow.

Present at 1/1 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Kathrine Everett – Vice Chair (Governor)

Term of office: 29.06.2018 to 28.06.2021 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2019:

  • Education and Inclusion Service Manager (NE Area), Surrey County Council, since September 2016.

Present at 1/2 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Mick Hore (Executive Principal) 

Date appointed: 01.09.2019 (ex-officio)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2019:

  • To follow.

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Melissa McLean (Governor) 

Term of office:  05.04.2020 to 04.04.2023 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at April 2020:

  • Employee, Nursing and Midwifery Council

Present at 1/1 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Sarah Brooks (Governor) 

Term of office:  05.04.2020 to 04.04.2023 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at April 2020:

  • Vice Principal, Arbour Vale School.

Present at 1/1 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Michele Gibbons (Governor)

Term of office: 15.12.2017 to 14.12.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at November 2018:

  • Nil

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Chike Nnalue (Governor)

Term of office: 15.12.2017 to 14.12.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at December 2017:

  • Employed by Achieving for Children in Kingston

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Sunny Kumar (Parent Governor -The Skills Hub)

Term of office: 16.03.2018 to 15.03.2021 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at January 2019:

  • Nil

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Isobel Callaby (Staff Governor – The Skills Hub)

Term of office: 26.03.2019 to 25.03.2022 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2017:

  • Staff member / nothing to declare

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Tom Crowe (Staff Governor – Young People’s Academy)

Term of office: 16.12.2019 to 15.12.2022 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at December 2019:

  • Nil

Present at 1/2 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

Governors who have stepped down in the last twelve months 

Tanya Oatway (Parent Governor – Young People’s Academy)

Term of office: 17.03.2017 to 16.03.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments:

  • Nil

Present at 0/1 LGB meetings in 2019/20.

Laurie Cornwell (Executive Principal of YPA and The Skills Hub)

Term of office: 06.12.2016 to 31.08.2019 (ex-officio)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at October 2018:

  • Local governor at Nightingale Academy, school within the Academy Trust

Present at 1/2 LGB meetings in 2018-19.

Emlyn Lumley (Governor)

Term of office: 14.12.2018 to 31.08.2019

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2018:

  • Headteacher at Park High School, a mainstream secondary school in Stanmore

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2018-19.

Joanne Mortimer (Staff Governor – Young People’s Academy)

Term of office ended: 27.06.2019.

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at November 2018:

  • Nil

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2018-19.

 

YPA has a good understanding and built a rapport with my son. He has been happy and well cared for to the point where he has met his full potential and thrived. The right balance and structure has provided for my son’s complex needs. Thank you for your continuous support.  Parent

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