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Moorhouse Governing Body


The Moorhouse Academy Governing Board provides strategic leadership and accountability within the school.  It has three aims:


1. Oversee the financial performance

2. Oversee the educational performance

3. Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction


Moorhouse Academy is part of the Watergrove Trust.  Overall responsibility for the governance of the school is with the Board of Trustees.


The Governing Body is made up of trustees, staff and parents who all have different skills and attributes.


Governors are expected to serve for a four year term and they meet 6 times a year.

Governor's Term of Office


Governor Name

James Bannon - Chair

Kelly Milnes - Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/ principal
Christine Ainley - Governor
Bilal Afzal - Governor
Rachel Diggle - Parent Governor
David Johnson - Governor
Sarah Ker - Governor
Tracy Richards - Staff Governor
Mark Moorhouse - CEO - Observer


Dates and attendance of Full Governing Body Committee Meetings

Click here for Governor Attendance


Watergrove Trust Corporate and Governance Information


Please find the attached link to the Watergrove Trust Governance page, where you will find information on the Board of Trustees and Key Members of Governance and Leadership.