Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @AliceR_FF: Happy Easter break 🐣 don’t forget you can head to https://t.co/hKhSUivZH2 whilst you’re off school to sign up for @NCS ☀️ #N2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyHuge thank you to Mr Bailey! We wish him all the best for his next steps in his career! Have a wonderful Easter to our students, staff, governors, parents and our school community! Happy Easter 🐣 https://t.co/kh38YzEkWZ2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyOutstanding work today from 3 of our year 7s who have raised £60 from a bake sale to raise funds for Stimul8. We are really impressed with their efforts and what a nice sum of money to hand to support the charity! Well done girls 👍 https://t.co/9mBUlQdykf2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @valeofyorkcomco: Plenty on offer in the local area for you to do over Easter, including these great opportunities from @YorkKnightsRLFC2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyLast day of term today as we break up for Easter! School closes today at 12.15pm but will be open for year 11 specific revision sessions during the 2 weeks! School restarts at 8.45 on Monday 29th April! https://t.co/C5cghnYA182 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyCracking evening walk tonight with these year 10 students! Group 2 on their second walk! Gorgeous weather for us in Osmotherley making it a really nice 10km walk 👍 students has excellent fitness and navigation! Soon will be their practice Dofe weekend 😁🏕 https://t.co/avtXXWnrIa2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @DofE: Wondering what’s in your store for your #DofE expedition? To give you a flavour of what you’ll be doing, check out this vlog from…2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @YCFCFoundation: 🔵 Easter Holiday Courses 🔴 Our famous Holiday Courses are now 7 days away. Make sure you get your child booked on befo…2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @yckfoundation: Girls from across the City of York and N. Yorks are invited to sign up to the @YorkKnightsRLFC Excel player development…2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyThis will be our expedition leader who will be with us at all times in Morocco! The challenge is set high for July! As Matt says, Really important to keep up your fitness! This Easter get out walking 😁 https://t.co/BNuVJJZy8A2 weeks ago
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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.