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Local Advisory Committee

Ivingswood Academy is an academy within Kings Education Trust. Each school in the Trust has a Local Advisory Committee (LAC) whose powers are defined by Kings Education Trust in a Scheme of Delegation. (to be updated)

The LAC at Ivingswood Academy is made up of:

  • 2 elected parent governors
    • Elected by parents. Only people with children at Ivingswood Academy can put themselves forward for election
  • 1 staff governor
    • Appointed by the Local Advisory Committee, following an election amongst staff
  •  up to 8 governors appointed by Kings Education Trust
    • Appointed by Kings Education Trust in conjunction with the Headteacher and Chair of Governors
  • the Headteacher
    • The Headteacher is automatically a permanent member of the Local Advisory Committee when they take up their post

Meeting Attendance


2017/18 - Click here

2018/19 - Click here

2019/20 - Click here

2020/21 - Click here

2021/22 - Click here

2022/23 Click here 

Declarations of interest

2018/19 - Click here

2019/20 - Click here

2020/21- Click here

2021/22- Click here

2022/23 - Click here

Our Governors

Below you can see a list of our current Governors, their Governor type, roles within the Governing Body and their terms of office.

You can find out more about our Governors, by viewing their biographies - click here


Governor Type and Role

Start Date

Expiry Date

Gillian Davies Trust Governor - Safeguarding, EYFS, SEND 1st September 2015 31st August 2023
Graham Pickering Trust Governor - Chair, Health & Safety, Finance 7th February 2018 6th February 2026
Shailini Revel Trust Governor - Maths 21st June 2021  20th June 2025
Natalie Spencer Parent Governor - PE, Sports Premium 23 October 2020 22 October 2024
Julie-Ann Swaysland Headteacher 1st September 2018 n/a
Mike Bateman Associate  13 June 2022 31 July 2023
Charlotte Newnes Associate  13 June 2022 31 July 2023
Vacant Staff Governor  
Vacant Parent Governor