The governors at West Drayton Academy are a team of hard working people from a variety of backgrounds who volunteer their time to the school. Our aim is to improve children’s lives ensuring they receive the best possible education.
The governing body at West Drayton Academy has a strategic role which focuses on three elements:
In order to determine clear and ambitious strategic priorities and monitor school performance governors must have a strong understanding of core functions and also:
At West Drayton Academy the expectations and standards for governors is high, in both terms of conduct and commitment and mirrors key values held across the school.
|Nicky Tranter||Chair of Governors||All|
|Emily Allen-Mersh||Co-Opted||Learning & Development|
|Lorenzo McLellan||Co-opted||Learning & Development|
|Richard Yates||Staff (Headteacher)||All|
There are 6 Trust Members:
5 appointed by the Members and the Board
The Independant Chair from the Board of Directors.
The tern of office is 4 years. Members meet at least annually.
Term of Office
|Linda Day||11/07/2015 - 10/07/2019|
|Liz Herod||01/09/2015 - 31/08/2019|
|Obaid Siddiqui||11/07/2015 - 10/07/2019|
|Kuldeep Lakhmana||11/07/2015 - 10/07/2019|
|Margaret Innes||01/09/2016 - 31/08/2020|
|Muralee Nair (Independant Chair)||01/09/2014 - 31/08/2018|
Interests: No Pecuniary Interests have been declared
Muralee Nair is married to an employee of the Park Federation Academy Trust
The clerk to the Board is Mrs Kay Lathey
Board Directors / Trustees 2016/2017
|Muralee Nair||Chair of the Board|
|Anoop Ghai||Vice Chair / Director of Finance|
|Dr Adel Rouz||Oversight of Operations|
|Dr Martin Young||Chief Executive Officer|
|Penelope Meredith||Chair of Godolphin Junior Academy Council|
|Adrian Ingham||Chair of Lake Farm Park Acdemy Council|
|Peter Dollimore||Chair of James Elliman Academy Council|
|Ranisha Dhamu||Chair of Cranford Park Academy Council|
|Deepaman Prabhakar||Chair of Wood End Park Academy|