A Venn Academy Trust School

- Together we will...

Venn is a pioneering academy trust, committed to building educational environments where all pupils are inspired to become lifelong learners who achieve the very highest standards possible. Collaborating with all partners, the Trust works with its unique settings to create world class learning experiences for all.

Registered address: The Venn Building, Venn Boulevard Centre, 172 Boulevard, Hull, HU3 3EL.

A charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England & Wales (company number: 09662303).

School Governors

NameType of Governor/Appointed ByDate of AppointmentTerm of OfficeResponsibilities
Chris FenwickCommunity15/07/194 YearsVice Chair
Terry JohnsonCommunity09/07/184 YearsChair
George McMasterParent13/07/204 years
Louise PittsHead of School01/01/21Duration of tenure
Chris StorrCommunity12/4/214 YearsChild Protection Safeguarding Looked after Children
Laura WrightParent15/03/214 years
Olivia ClarkStaff Governor02/09/19Resigned 15/12/20
Daniel MackinderStaff Governor15/03/21Resigned 01/09/21
Claire PattonExecutive HeadteacherResigned 31/12/20
Register of Interests and 2020-2021 Meeting Attendance
NameDeclared InterestDate Interest StartedRelationship with Governors/StaffMeeting Attendance
Chris FenwickDirector - Holy Trinity Development Ltd Trustee - Old Grammar School Trust Trustee - St Johns Old School Charity Trustee - The Literacy and Philosophical Society at Kingston Upon Hull Trustee - Parochial Church Council of Holy Trinity Church Trustee - Venn Academy Trust Director/Trustee - Venn Academy Trust Member - Humberside Youth Association (Vice President) Member - Independent non-voting Chair Hull City Council Audit Committee Governor - Hull College Governor - Thorpepark AcademyFebruary 2013 March 2011 March 2011 July 2012 April 2019 June 2015 June 2015 March 1992 July 2008 April 2010 September 2015None3 of 3 LGB
Terry JohnsonDirector/Trustee - Venn Academy Trust Governor - Boulevard/Sullivan Governor - Bridgeview/Whitehouse September 2015 October 2015 September 2019None3 of 3 LGB
George McMasterNoneNone3 of 3 LGB
Louise PittsEmployed - Griffin Primary SchoolDecember 2020None3 of 3 LGB
Chris StorrGovernor - Oldfleet Primary School Governor - Greatcoates Village Nursery SchoolDecember 2019 July 2017Jack West - teacher at Venn Academy3 of 3 LGB
Laura WrightNoneNone1 of 1 LGB
Olivia ClarkEmployed - Griffin Primary SchoolSeptember 2019None0 of 1 LGB
Daniel MackinderEmployed - Griffin Primary SchoolNone1 of 1 LGB
Claire PattonNoneNone1 of 1 LGB

Becoming a School Governor within Venn Academy Trust

Our Chair of Governors can be contacted via the school office.

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