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Our local academy board (LAB):

  • Our LAB is a voluntary body of people who guide and support the strategic direction of the school. They are members of the school team and their contribution to the running of the school is highly valued.


Our local academy board (LAB) consists of:

  • 2 parent members
  • 1 Chair 
  • 1 staff member
  • 1 headteacher
  • 5 co-opted members (requirement is between two and five)


The role of the local academy board (LAB) is strategic, its key functions are to:

  • To monitor the educational performance of the School and thereby hold senior leaders to account
  • To agree the School Improvement Plan (SIP) and to monitor its implementation
  • To ensure that self-evaluation processes are robust and accurate
  • To ensure that additional funds, including Pupil Premium and Sports Grants, are used for the purposes intended and that they have impact on educational outcomes
  • To ensure that safeguarding policies and procedures are being followed by the School 
  • To agree and annually monitor the School’s equalities objectives  


CAW LAB Members: 


Thomas McMorrin  (Head Teacher) 


Janis Taylor (Chair) 

Responsibilities: Chair, SEND Link, Pupil Premium Link


Richard Benton Stace (Co-Opted LAB Member) 

Responsibilities: Safeguarding Link


Danielle Delaney (staff LAB Member)


Laurie Fry (Co-Opted LAB Member)

Responsibilities: Sports Premium Link, Music Link, Languages Link


Katy Hampshire (Co-opted LAB Member)

Responsibilities:  Personal Development Link


Graham Kennedy (Co-opted LAB Member)


Maggie Mansell (Co-opted LAB Member) 


Michelle Mainwaring (Parent LAB Member)


Mikaela Middleton (Parent LAB Member)

Responsibilities: Early Years Link, SEND Link (shadow)




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