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The Trust’s Articles of Association, Memorandum of Association, Terms of Reference for a LGB and Scheme of Delegation for Governance can be viewed on the Trust website via the TCAT Governance Documents link in the menu provided. Click here to link to the Trust website page.

Primary Local Board
Ben Munro (Chair)  
Emily Lucid  
Mike Peck (Attendance and Behaviour Link)  
Michelle Preston   
Clare Thorley   
Anne Jessop (Pupil Premium Link)  
Dean Grainger (Safeguarding and Educational Visits Link)  

Governors, attendance and declaration of interests:

Penshurst Local Governing Board 2023/24

Penshurst Local Governing Board 2022/23

Penshurst Local Governing Board 2021/22

Secondary Local Board
Matt Benson - Chair    
Narinder Gaddu (Attendance)  
Vince Groak  
Andy Haynes (Safeguarding Link)   
Richard Lambert  
Liz Kenny (PP and SEND Link)   
Ian Frankish (Vice Chair and Sixth Form)  
Kallum Nicholson (Careers Link)  
Garry Burnett  
Helen Marshall  

Governors, attendance and declaration of interests:

Hessle Local Governing Board 2023/24

Hessle Local Governing Board 2022/23

Hessle Local Governing Board 2021/22

Meeting Calendar


The intention of providing Members/Governors with an annual schedule for meetings is to:

  • Ensure Trust Members meet legal financial requirements
  • To ensure Members/Governors hit crucial evaluation agendas in the school year
  • To make the most efficient use of Member/Governor time
  • To act as a ‘critical friend’ to the Leadership Team of the Academy at key times in the decision-making process

Dates of Meetings 2023-2024

Penshurst Primary - 5pm start
Thursday 26 October 2023  
Saturday 7 December 2023  
Thursday 18 January 2024  
Thursday 18 April 2024  
Thursday 18 July 2024  
Hessle High - 5.30pm start
Tuesday 26 September 2023  
Tuesday 28 November 2023  
Tuesday 30 January 2024  
Tuesday 23 April 2024  
Tuesday 16 July 2024  

Meetings 2022 - 2023

Primary Phase - July 2023

Primary Phase - March 2023

Primary Phase - January 2023

Primary Phase - December 2022

Primary Phase - October 2022

Secondary Phase - September 2023

Secondary Phase - July 2023

Secondary Phase - May 2023 

Secondary Phase - January 2023

Secondary Phase - October 2022

Secondary Phase - November 2022

Meetings 2021- 2022 

Meetings 2020 - 2021 

Meetings 2019- 2020

Meetings 2018 - 2019