Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademySchool will be open next Thursday for GCSE results day from 9am! One more week and the wait is over! #fingerscrossed5 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyYear 11 students who are keen on biology - Take a look at this! This looks great!! https://t.co/yDMTinh3kI6 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy@Mr_Elwell_Maths All the best @Mr_Elwell_Maths with your new job in Kenya! Were sure it will be one hell of an adventure teaching there and you will embrace it showing your best! Good luck 👍1 week ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy50 HP for anyone who attends! Collect on the first week back at school in September! See Mr Rampling in PE for Stamps 👍2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyGreat opportunity for any of our students or those in the community 👍 good way to end the summer @Nwinter77 https://t.co/PDiKzTmX0g2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyVery proud of our ex student Chloe Kilmartin from @york_college for her amazing work! So great to see 👍 https://t.co/iWTOHfUkpw2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyLoving it that it has inspired more tagines after the trip! Perfect - how many others have had it?? 😂 https://t.co/cu9cojs15l2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyWe are all so proud of what Hannah has achieved - she embraced everything but the mountain day and fought off a lot of worries! So pleased she has enjoyed it so much and thank you again personally for the lovely gift! It was our pleasure to share this mega exciting adventure 👍 https://t.co/rSkFNY1U3c3 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyBoth Alfie and Lucy were amazing this past 2 weeks and we’re keen to look out for each other and others in the group. They both worked hard to conquer the mountain, inspiring others around them to strive for the top! It was a pleasure to embrace the experience with them 👍 https://t.co/s9faMlvNCi3 weeks ago
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Vale of York Academy
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Barlby High School
Manor CE Academy
Poppleton Ousebank Primary
Forest of Galtres Primary
Burton Green Primary

VALE OF YORK ACADEMY IS PART OF

Our Governors

The governing body provides the school with a wide range of qualifications, skills and experience which supports the Senior Leadership team in vital decisions that enhance the schools environment, curriculum and delivery of the best educational experience possible.

To contact our Chair of Governors, Mr Kesterton, please click on his name below to open an email link. 

 Governor PostNameFromToCommittee ResponsibilitiesSLT Link and Duties
Toby EastaughPrincipalMr T Eastaugh01/01/2019ALL
M.Zulkernain_800pxStaffMs M Zulkernain16/01/201715/01/2021Local Governing
Attainment, Learning & Monitoring
N/A
P.Hodge_800pxParentMr P Hodge28/01/201927/01/2023Local Governing
Resources
Vice Principal – Mr M Halifax
CPD, Quality of Teaching, Curriculum Leaders Oversight and EBACC Subjects
ParentMr A Thirlwell07/12/201806/12/2022Local Governing
J.Kesterton_800pxChair (elected on 13/07/2017)
Trust appointed
Mr J Kesterton19/12/201818/12/2022Local Governing
Resources
Pay Review
Principal – Mr T Eastaugh
Vision & Strategy, English and Maths
P.Looker_800pxVice Chair
Trust appointed
Mr P Looker19/12/201818/12/2022Local Governing
Resources
Assistant VP – Mrs E Hardy
ALL Student Progress Data, IAG, Intervention and P8 Open Subjects
A.Davies_800pxTrust appointedMrs A Davies12/10/201511/10/2019Local Governing
Resources
Business Manager – Mrs V Smallwood
Budget, Facilities, Health & Safety and
Business
Helen DowdsTrust appointedMiss E Owens08/02/201707/02/2021Local GoverningAssociate AP – Mr S Stancliffe
Administration and Events
S.Byrne_800pxTrust appointedMs S Byrne26/04/201625/04/2020Local GoverningChild Protection, SEND
Associate AP – Mr R Orr
Community Co-ordinator
Trust appointedMs V Sanderson23/05/201822/05/2022Local Governing
Matt HalifaxTrust appointedMr M Halifax11/07/201810/07/2022Local Governing
Attainment, Learning & Monitoring
N/A
Outgoing Governor (Chair) Mr P Black19/07/201616/05/2017Local GoverningPrincipal – Mrs H Dowds
Vision & Strategy

Other persons associated with the governing body are listed below:

 PostNameFromToCommittee ResponsibilitiesSLT Link and Duties
Isabella_Kvist-HansenClerkMs I Kvist-HansenALLN/A

The ‘Registered Business Interests’ of our Governors can be viewed below:

Name of Governor

Nature of any business interests including details of the company or organisation

Date of start of interest

Details of governor membership at another school or academy

Details of any relationship between governor and member of school staff

(eg spouse)

Helen Dowds

 

NONE

 

IEB Scarborough

NONE

Miriam Zulkarnain

 

NONE

 

NONE

NONE

Sarah Byrne

 

 

 

NONE

NONE

Peter Hodge

 

NONE

 

NONE

NONE

Matt Halifax

 

NONE

 

NONE

NONE

Patrick Looker

 

Employee at City of York Council

01/10/03

NONE

NONE

John Kesterton

 

ASCL

2010

NONE

NONE

Alison Davies

 

1.Eurosafe UK Group – Construction, H&S, Asbestos Consultancy

2. New Day Management

3.Clouds UK Ultimate Manager

 

1. 01/11/95

 

2. 01/11/95

3. 01/12/04

NONE

NONE

Emma Owens

 

NONE

 

NONE

NONE

Victoria Sanderson

NONE

 

 

NONE

NONE

Local Governing Committee Attendance Register 

LGC Attendance Register 2018-19

LGC Attendance Register 2017-18

If you are interested in becoming a Governor for our school, please contact us on 01904 560000.