About The Trust
Lordswood Academies Trust comprises Lordswood Girls’ School, Lordswood Boys’ School and the Lordswood Sixth Form Centre.
The aim of the Trust is to foster learning communities which are centres of excellence, inspiring, challenging and supporting students to achieve their fullest potential.
This aim is underpinned by a relentless drive to raise standards and aspirations, a focus on partnership development and innovation and encompasses all members of the Lordswood community.
Full name of company: Lordswood Academies Trust. This is a charitable company limited by guarantee.
Company number: 7567230
Registered office: Knightlow Road, Birmingham B17 8QB
Registered in England and Wales.
REGISTER OF PEOPLE WITH SIGNIFICANT CONTROL
Statement: September 2016
There are currently 9 members. The company knows or has reasonable cause to believe that there is no registerable relevant legal entity in relation to the company.
Chairs (October 2016):
Trust – Paul Brownsword
Trust Premises – Ralph Minott
Trust Staffing – not yet elected
Lordswood Girls’ School – Ralph Minott
Lordswood Boys’ School – Dagmar Sharples
Risk and Audit committee – Tim Davis
Changes to membership during 15/16: Paul Spofforth resigned on 16th September as a trustee and then re-joined 21st October, resigning again on 20th January 2016
Laura Wheatly was then elected as Vice-chair of LBS on 10th February and became a trustee.
Financial StatementsAcademy Trust Annual Report and Financial Statements 2016Academy Trust Annual Report and Financial Statements 2015Academy Trust Annual Report and Financial Statements 2014Academy Trust Annual Report and Financial Statements 2013Trust Best Value StatementGovernance Structure and Scheme of DelegationArticles of AssociationMaster Funding Agreement
List of Trustees / Members
|Paul Brownsword – Chair||LBS governor|
|Ralph Minott – Vice Chair||Chair of Lordswood Girls’ School governing body|
|Simon Aykroyd||Vice-chair of Lordswood Girls’ School governing body|
|Dagmar Sharples||Chair of Lordswood Boys’ School governing body|
|Laura Wheatly||Vice Chair of Lordswood Boys’ School governing body|
|Tim Davis||LBS governor|
|Derek Inman||LGS governor|
|Jane Gotschel||Executive Headteacher|
Register of Pecuniary Interests 2016/17
|Jane Götschel||relative employed by the Trust as a teacher|
|Ralph Minott||Employee of Calthorpe Estates (landlord)|
Trustee attendances at meetings 2015/16
Number of possible meetings
Number of meetings attended
Number of accepted apologies