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Spa Academy Askern

Spa Academy Askern


We are an Academy part of Leger Education Trust.

Our governing body is made up of members from the local community, including parents, representatives from partnership groups/organisations and staff. The governing body are responsible for overseeing the educational direction of the school to ensure all our students achieve as well as they can.

Copies of the minutes of meetings of the governing body are available on request. Please contact the school.

Details of governor’s attendance at meetings during the school year are included in the Trustees Annual Report and Finance Statement, which is published each year and included in the Statutory Information section of this website.

From time to time we have vacancies for parent and community governors.  If you would like to know more about being a governor or would like to be considered as a governor when the next vacancy arises, please contact the school to let us know.


Our Academy Governing Body:

     Babs Lynds (Chair of Governors)

     Sarah McBride (Vice Chair of Governors)

     Emma Anderson (Headteacher)

     Sarah-Jane Smith

     Reverend David Franklin

     Jo North

    Rebecca Austwick

    Emma Wragg (Staff)

    John Dougherty (Staff)


From September 2019 Leger Education Trust structure for Academy Governing bodies consists of three committees:

     1.  Full Governing Body

     2.  Standards & Outcomes

     3.  Finance & Resources

Within the Academy Governing Body there are link governors responsible for attendance and behaviour, finance and resources, SEND and wellbeing and curriculum, teaching and learning.