Governing Body

Lime Tree Primary Academy is part of The Dunham Trust. The Dunham Trust is governed by the board of Trustees.  The Trustees comprise of:

  • Board Appointed Trustees
  • Chairs of Governors from Trust academies

Please see the Scheme of Delegation for full details of the roles and responsibilities of the Board Of Trustees and The Local Governing Body.

Effective governance is a key element of a successful academy. Local Governing Bodies act as a vital and critical friend to school leaders and staff.  They provide the key and crucial connection to the community and to the Board of Trustees.

For further details on the structure please see

The results and year end financial position (at 31 August 2017) of Lime Tree Primary Academy are consolidated within the statutory accounts of  The Dunham Trust, an exempt charity.
Please see The Dunham Trust to obtain a copy of the annual report at 31 August 2017, along with copies of the Memorandum and Articles of Association for The Dunham Trust.

Members

Denis Mallalieu
Denis Mallalieu
Chair of Governors
Phil  Welch
Phil Welch
Vice Chair of Governors

Cllr Joanne Bennett
Cllr Joanne Bennett
Governor
Joanne Egerton
Joanne Egerton
Parent Governor
Mrs J. Green
Mrs J. Green
Forest School Leader
Dan Jagger
Dan Jagger
Governor
Janet Jarvis
Janet Jarvis
Governor
John Smith
John Smith
Governor
Sarah Windram
Sarah Windram
Parent Governor
Mr S. Beswick
Mr S. Beswick
Executive Principal
Mrs C. Larkin
Mrs C. Larkin
Head of School

Committees

All governor committees meet at least once per term. The full board of governors also meets once each term and minutes from all committee meetings are reviewed at this meeting.

Minutes are produced after each meeting by Just A Sec Governor Support Services and circulated to all committee members as well as being lodged with Just A Sec and the Academy Business Manager. If you have any queries regarding the minutes please contact the Academy Business Manager) in the first instance.

If you are interested in becoming a parent governor, please contact the Chair of the Board of Governors via the school office who can advise of the process and when places become available.