Governance at High Street Primary Academy

The following page provides further information on the structure and responsibilities of the governing body.

A local governing body within a Reach South Academy Trust consists of:

4 Trust appointed members
2 Elected parent members
2 Elected staff members
Executive Headteacher

Additionally, there can be up to 3 Co-opted members.

Millbay Academy has now transitioned from a Joint Improvement Board with High Street Primary Academy to a Millbay Academy and High Street Primary Academy Joint Local Governing Body from 1st September 2022 which brings capacity to both schools.

 

 
  • Cali Aubert

    Parent Governor

    Term: 01.09.22 – 31.08.26
    Responsibility: TBC
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

  • Cassandra Bisco

    Staff Governor

    Term: 01.09.22 – 31.08.26
    Responsibility: TBC
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

  • Mr Nick Buckland OBE

    Chair of Governors

    Nick Buckland OBE – Trust Appointed Governor and Chair
    Term: 01.09.22 – 31.08.26
    Responsibility: Safeguarding and SEND Governor
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

    Eur Ing Nick Buckland OBE is a very experienced Governor and is currently the Chair of the Local Governing Bodies for Millbay & High Street, UTC Plymouth and Stoke Damerel Primary where he provides leadership, expertise, challenge, mentoring of new Governor colleagues and a wealth of Governor knowledge.
    Originally a mathematician he spent many years in the IT industry working on high performance computers, the early years of virtual reality and the internet. From the mid 1990’s he has had a portfolio career as a Chair and Director of organisations in the private, public and voluntary sectors. Nick has been a strong advocate of STEM and its importance for the UK economy and is passionate about ensuring young people are given the opportunities to gain a good education that will ensure they can take up exciting and well paid jobs and careers. He was appointed OBE for services to Innovation and Technology in the 2009 New Year Honours List and is a Chartered Engineer, Information Technology Practitioner and Manager. He is a Fellow of a number of professional bodies.

  • Arezoo Farahzad

    Trust Appointed Governor

    Term: 01.09.22 – 31.08.26
    Responsibility: TBC
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

  • Charlotte Francis

    Staff Governor

    Term: 01.09.22 – 31.08.26
    Responsibility: TBC
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

  • Olivia Frings

    Co-opted Governor

    Term: 07.09.22 - 06.09.26
    Responsibility: Safeguarding Governor
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

  • Tom Kirk

    Trust Appointed Governor

    Term: 01.09.22 – 31.08.26
    Responsibility: TBC
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

  • Lucian Nechifor

    Parent Governor

    Term: 01.09.22 – 31.08.26
    Responsibility: TBC
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

  • Jason Trevathen

    Executive Headteacher

    Term: 01.09.22 – 31.08.26
    Responsibility: Whole School
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

  • Dr Hannah Wood

    Trust Appointed Governor

    Term: 01.09.22 – 31.08.26
    Responsibility: TBC
    Attendance: 2022/23: 0/0
    Registered Interests: TBC

 
Millbay Academy and High Street Primary Local Governing Board 
Meeting dates 2022-23
 

Monday 3rd October 2022

Monday 20th February 2023

Monday 15th May 2023

 

 

Governors of the previous 12 months (Improvement Board):
 
 Stephen Felmingham 25.01.21 – 20.10.21

Lorraine Hill 08.07.21 – 11.05.22

Mike Peters 25.01.21 – 31.08.22

Sue Inglish 25.01.21 – 31.08.22

Mark Papworth 25.01.21 – 31.08.22

Dean Ashton 25.01.21 – 31.08.22

Nick Buckland 25.01.21 – 31.08.22

 

Local Governing Body

James Gentile 01.09.22 - 05.09.22

 
To find out more about Reach South Academy Trust, click on the following link : https://www.reachsouth.org/governance.
 
Contact:
 
If you wish to contact the Chair of Governors you can do so either via the school office or by contacting the Clerk to the Board, Lindsey Johnson: lindsey.johnson@reachsouth.org
 

To find out more about Reach South Academy governance click on the following link- www.reachsouth.org/governance

To find out more about Reach South Academy financial statements click on the following link- https://www.reachsouth.org/financial-statements