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Governing Body

Mrs Rhiannon Cross Trustee / - Chair of HL LGB                                                        
Miss Zoe Trigg Head of School
Mrs Tessa Wilson   Trustee / Local Governor 
Mrs Nicky Carter Local Governor
Mrs Rachel Mason Local Governor
Mr Mark Wroe Local Governor
Mrs Hannah Spence Local Governor
Miss Emily Culpin Clerk - eculpin@hamptonacademiestrust.org.uk
01733 246700 ext. 282


Local Governors have the following functions:

Monitoring progress towards targets:

  • Monitor and evaluate School and Student progress and attainment
  • Monitor and evaluate the school’s action plan, Raising improvement plan and SEF
  • Monitor and evaluate the planning, development and delivery of the curriculum of the school
  • Be a source of challenge and support to the Head of School and Senior leaders
  • Act as a link governor on a specific issue / with department, making relevant enquiries of the relevant staff, and reporting to the governing body through the committee structure on the progress on the relevant school priority
  • Listening to and reporting to the school’s stakeholders: pupils, parents, staff, and the wider community
  • Ensure the school staff have the resources and support they require to do their jobs well
  • Recruit new members of the Local Governing Body as vacancies arise

Ensuring financial probity by:

  • Being aware of spending against the budget

For governing bodies to carry out their roles effectively, governors must be:

  • Prepared and equipped to take their responsibilities seriously
  • Acknowledged as the accountable body by the lead professionals
  • Supported by the appropriate authorities in that task
  • Willing and able to monitor and review their own performance


View the Governance Structure here