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Local Academy Board

As of 1 December 2015, The Howard School moved from a single convertor Academy to become the lead school within The Howard Academy Trust.

The Local Academy Board of The Howard School:

  • Ms D Arnold (Co-opted)
  • Ms T Marchant (Chair) - contactable via the School Office
  • Mrs J Matthews (Parent)
  • Mr I Olajide (Parent)
  • Ms C Snook (Staff)
  • Ms Z Morris (Staff)
  • Ms C Reid (Executive Headteacher)

Terms of Reference for the Local Academy Board can be found here.

Contact details:
Post: Chair of Governors, The Howard School, Derwent Way, Rainham, Gillingham ME8 0BX
Telephone: The School Office on 01634 388765

A copy of minutes, with the exception of confidential items, will be available by emailing office@thehowardschool.co.uk.

For details of the Members and Directors of The Howard Academy Trust, please click here.

Name Declaration of Business Interest Attendance ('19-'20)
Diane Arnold (Co-opted)
Appointed: 01/11/2019
Jascom Electrical Contractors: Director 2 of 6
Joanna Matthews (Parent)
Appointed: 22/02/2021
Nil 1 of 3
Isaac Olajide (Parent)
Appointed: 22/02/2021
Tracy Marchant (Chair/Co-opted)
Appointed: 01/12/2015
Nil 6 of 6
Claire Snook (Staff Governor)
Appointed: 13/01/2020
Nil 3 of 3
Zeldine Morris (Staff Governor)
Appointed: 27/09/2017
Nil 5 of 6
Ms C Reid (Executive Headteacher)
Appointed: 11/11/2019
Inspiring Change Academy: Director 6 of 6
Owen McColgan
(Accounting Officer/CEO THAT)
Appointed: 01/09/2020
Medway Academy of Performing Arts
(Partner from 03/01/2020)
Inspiring Change MAT
(Member from 12/12/2018)
Featherby Infants & Junior School
(Governor from 08/09/2020)
Governors Left in the Last 12 Months
Name Declaration of Business Interest Attendance ('19-'20)
Kerri Edge (Co-opted)
03/09/2019 to 31/08/2021
Rivermead Inclusive Trust: Employee 4 of 5
Bevan Harman (Staff Governor)
27/09/2019 to 18/11/2019
Jonas Crosland (Parent)
16/01/2020 to 21/02/2021
Nicola Hallows (Parent)
23/11/2020 to 21/02/2021
Nigel Fray (Co-opted)
09/02/2017 to 08/02/2021