Our Governing Body
Joint Local Academy Council Committees and Named Governors 2021
On 7th January 2021 both St Winefride’s Catholic Academy LAC and St John the Evangelist Catholic Academy LAC joined to make one joint Local Academy Council. This joint council will oversee both schools.
Our joint academy council members
Mrs Caroline Handley - Chair of LAC
Mr Stuart Readyhough - Vice Chair -Foundation Governor
Mgr Paul Grogan - Foundation Governor
Madeleine Bannister - Foundation Governor
Mrs Wendy Crowe- Foundation Governor
Maria Kalas - Foundation Governor
Mr Matthew Hargreaves - Foundation Governor
Mrs E Hanney – Parent Governor
Mrs Louise Wilson - Staff Governor
Mr B Lavin –Executive Headteacher
Link Governors The idea behind these link governors is to reduce the need for committee meetings so we only have 6 AC meetings per year and the link governors report back to the AC about their linked area
Safeguarding – Caroline Handley and Wendy Crowe
Key Pupil Groups (LAC, SEN, Pupil Premium & other key groups) - Wendy Crowe
Catholic Life, Parish & Community - Father Paul Grogan and Emma Hanney
Leadership & Management - Caroline Handley, Wendy Crowe and Father Paul Grogan
Standards & Achievement - Caroline Handley, Wendy Crowe and Father Paul Grogan
Behaviour & Attendance – Louise Wilson and Father Paul Grogan
Teaching, Learning & Staffing – Caroline Handley and Emma Hanney.
Business, Finance (incl Procurement) & Health & Safety – Sub Committee – Stuart Readyhough, Caroline Handley and Wendy Crowe.
The Executive Headteacher / Head of School can make arrangements for anyone to contact the Governors, and any correspondence should be addressed to ‘Chair of the Governing Body’ c/o the school address.
The Governing Body meet twice a term. The Chair of the Governing Body can be contacted on: email@example.com