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Academy Governance

Longsands Academy is supported by a Local Governance Committee (LGC). The role of the committee within Astrea Academy Trust is to provide support, challenge and guidance to the Academy at a local level, with a focus on driving improvement in educational outcomes.

The members of the committee are:

  • Mark Young, Chair and LGC Lead Link for Assessment and Moderation
  • Barbara Hughes, LGC Lead Link for SEND and Pupil Premium
  • Lee Larcombe, LGC Lead Link for Leadership and Management and Sixth Form
  • Dawn Milne, LGC Lead Link for Personal Development
  • Mark Neesam
  • Donna Singleton, LGC Lead Link for Safeguarding and Behaviour
  • Richard Slade, LGC Lead Link for Teaching and Learning, Curriculum and Professional Development
  • Nathaniel Stephenson

For more information on governance within the Astrea Academy Trust and to see the terms of reference for the committee, please visit https://astreaacademytrust.org/about-us/governance/

Statutory governance information can be found here:

Longsands LGC 30.09.21 Final Papers published

Local Committee Terms of Reference (September 2021)

Longsands LGC DOI and Attendance 2021-22 published
Longsands TMB DOI and Attendance 2020-21 published
Longsands TMB DOI and Attendance 2019-20 published