Our Governing Body

Our school Governing Body consists of 4 Parent governors, 5 staff governors and 7 governors from the community.  Each Governor holds office for 4 years, but may be considered for re-election at the end of the term.

The Chair of Governors is Reverend Ian Wren, who is a Community Governor.  The Vice Chair is Mr Dave Wallace, another Community Governor.  Mr Brian Johnson is a Trustee of the Academy Trust. Mrs Kim Bushby is our Ex-Officio/Headteacher.

Our Community Governors are:

Mrs Margaret Haswell, Mr Tony Brown, Mr Chris Jones and Mr Mark Shrub.

Our Parent Governors are:

Mrs Susan Foggin, Mrs Pamela Lawrence, Mrs Claire Webb and Mrs Rachel Chapman.

Our Staff Governors are:

Mrs Kim Bushby, Mrs Stephanie James, Mrs Linda Gilmore and Mrs Joanne Marshall.

All Governors can be contacted via the Governors Clerking Unit, who are based at Sunderland Civic Centre, Toward Road, Sunderland SR2 7DN.Telephone (0191) 561 2624.


Meet our Governing Body:


Mr Brian Johnson - Trustee

Reverend Ian Wren - Trustee/Chair of Governors

Mr David Wallace - Trustee/Vice Chair of governors


Mr Tony Brown - Community governor

Mr Chris Jones - Community Governor

Mr Mark Shrub - Community Governor

Mrs Margaret Haswell - Community Governor 


Mrs Kim Bushby - Ex-Officio/Headteacher

Mrs Linda Gilmore - Staff governor

Mrs Joanne Marshall - Non-teaching Staff Governor

Mrs Stephanie James - Teaching Staff Governor


Mrs Susan Foggin - Parent governor

Mrs Pamela Lawrance - Parent governor

Mrs Claire Webb - Parent Governor

Mrs Rachel Chapman - Parent Governor