The David Ross Education Trust

David Ross Education Trust schools create a rich and exciting learning environment that inspires students to become their confident, academic best.

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King Edward VI Academy

King Edward VI offers every child the opportunity to fulfil their academic, creative and sporting potential to ensure each and every child achieves academic success.

Governors

Our Governors

King Edward VI Academy is governed by an Academy Scrutiny Committee.

Our governors are:

  • James Myhill-Johnson
    Principal
  • Chris Blanchard
    DRET Appointed Governor (Chair)
  • Alastair Dixon
    DRET Appointed Governor
  • David Mangion
    DRET Appointed Governor (Vice Chair)
  • Mariana Hunton
    Staff Governor
  • Valerie Greig
    Parent Governor
  • Kathryn Odlin
    Parent Governor

Governor Assigned Responsibilities

Safeguarding - Alastair Dixon

SEND - Kathryn Odlin

Pupil Premium - David Mangion

Teaching and Learning - Valerie Greig

Contacting a Governor

To contact a governor, please contact the Trust Governance Team by emailing governorservices@dret.co.uk 

Scheme of Delegation

Information about the David Ross Education Trust's scheme of delegation is available here.

Minutes of the Academy Scrutiny Committee

Should you wish to view a copy of the minutes of the ASC at this academy, please contact the Trust Governance Team, who will be able to provide you with an electronic or paper copy of the minutes.

Are you interested in becoming an academy governor?

We are looking for new governors to support our academies. Our governors work closely with their academies to support the Trust’s goal of broadening the horizons of young people through a world-class education, equipping our students with the skills and experiences to become their confident, academic best, no matter what.

If you have an interest in, and commitment to, improving education and would like to make a difference within your community, please register your interest in becoming a governor by completing our governor application form. If you have any questions about a governor’s role or responsibilities please contact us at governorservices@dret.co.uk or review our information pack below. 

 

What is it like being a governor with DRET?

To understand what it is like to be a governor with us, take a look at our testimonial booklet and videos which contain insights from serving governors.

 Emma Bennett 

Angela Watts 

Stephen Platten 

Garry Allen 

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