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Bluecoat Beechdale Academy is a member school of Archway Learning Trust. The Trust Board has appointed a Local Governing Body (LGB) for Bluecoat Beechdale.

Details of the structure of the Trust, and the responsibilities of the Local Governing Body, its committees and its delegated powers can be found below.

The  members of the LGB are shown in the table below, along with information about each governor’s business/pecuniary interests, governance roles in other schools, and attendance record.


Bluecoat Beechdale Academy Local Governing Body

Local Governors who have served at any point over the 12 months to 31 January 2018

NameHow appointedDate of appointment or last reappointmentTerm of officeBusiness/pecuniary interests declaredGovernance roles in other educational institutionsAttendance 2016/2017Attendance 2017/2018
Carl ElderEx-officio as Principal1 September 2015n/aNoneNone3/31/1
Julian EnnisStaff Governor3 March 20164 yearsNoneNone3/31/1
Carole HutchinsonBy Trustees18 October 20174 yearsNoneNonen/an/a
Lyn KentBy Trustees1 April 20144 yearsNoneNone3/31/1
Lesley Lyon (Chair)By Trustees1 September 20164 yearsLesley Lyon Associates: Education Consultants Mazars: AccountantsVice-Chair of Governors at Mellers Primary, Nottingham3/31/1
Viv McCrossenBy Trustees1 April 20144 yearsNoneNone2/31/1
Edith PagliacciBy Trustees1 April 20144 yearsNoneChair of Governors at Ambleside Primary School, Nottm1/31/1
David Stewart OBE DLBy Trustees1 April 20144 yearsNoneHead at Oak Field School, Nottm3/31/1

Download our Scheme of Delegation

Download our Terms of Reference

Download the Archway Learning Trust Structure diagram

You can contact the Local Governing Body through the Clerk:

Simon Hudson – Clerk to the Governors

Archway Learning Trust
Aspley Lane

Tel: 0115 929 7445 extension 3036
Email: shudson@bluecoat.uk.com

For information on Archway Learning Trust, visit their website.

Contact Us

Bluecoat Beechdale Academy
Harvey Rd
NG8 3GP (for Sat Nav purposes please use: NG8 3BB)

E-mail: admin@bluecoatbeechdale.uk.com
Tel: 0115 913 5211

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