Local Governing Committee

At Copley Academy, the Local Governing Committee is responsible for monitoring and reviewing the operational day-to-day running of the Academy. The Clerk for the Local Governing Committee is Mr J Bond. To contact the Chair of Governors please email the Clerk by emailing, jbond@copleyacademy.org.uk.

Copley Academy Local Governing Committee

Governor NameGovernor TypeDate of AppointmentDate Term Ends
Emma Lark (Chair)Trustee Governor10/10/201909/10/2023
Neil Morris (Vice Chair)Trustee Governor09/03/202108/03/2025
Kiran PatelTrustee Governor12/10/202011/10/2024
Sarah PinderStaff Governor 01/12/202130/11/2025
Julie NuttallStaff Governor01/12/202130/11/2025
Penny WardaleTrustee Governor01/08/202231/07/2026
Amanda HicklingParent Governor20/06/202219/06/2026 
Hina MistryTrustee Governor17/02/202316/02/2027
Ruth CravenHeadteacherN/A

Copley Academy Historical Governors (resigned in the last twelve months)

Governor NameGovernor TypeDate AppointedDate Term Ended
Jemma DagnahParent Governor15/03/202327/03/2023

Copley Academy LGC Meeting Attendance in 2022/2023

Governor NameAttended meetingsPossible meetings Percentage attended
Emma Lark (Chair)%
Neil Morris (Vice Chair)%
Dawn Adams%
Jemma Dagnah%
Amanda Hickling%
Julie Nuttall%
Kiran Patel%
Sarah Pinder%
Lesley Valentine%
Josh Pritchard%

Register of Business and Pecuniary Interests 2022/2023

Governor Name Position held Nature of Business Business Entity
Emma LarkTrustee Governor (Chair)None declared06/10/2022
Neil MorrisTrustee Governor (Vice Chair)None declared10/10/2022
Kiran PatelTrustee GovernorNone declared27/09/2022
Amanda HicklingParent GovernorNone declared22/10/2022
Jemma DagnahParent GovernorNone declared03/11/2022
Julie NuttallStaff GovernorNone declared03/11/2022
Sarah PinderStaff GovernorNone declared03/10/2022
Ruth CravenPrincipalNone declared26/09/2022

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