The members are the subscribers to the trust’s memorandum of association. They have an overview of the governance arrangements of the trust and have the power to appoint trustees and remove these trustees.

Name Date Appointed
C. O'Shaughnessy April 2018
S. Hatfield April 2018

Trustees are responsible under the academy trust’s articles of association for controlling its management and administration. They have responsibility for directing its affairs, and for ensuring that it is solvent, well-run, and delivering the trust’s charitable outcomes for the benefit of the public.

Name Date Appointed
A. Thompson April 2018
C. Booth April 2018
G. Keown April 2018
J. Lowe April 2018

Trustees are appointed by the members. The Headteacher is appointed by the Board of Trustees.

Governing Body
The Governors are volunteers who make a positive contribution to the school by giving their time, expertise and experience to help to shape the leadership and quality of learning across The Kingsway School. The Governors work in partnership with all staff to raise the educational achievement and attainment of all our pupils.

Co-opted Governors

  • Mr C. O’Shaughnessy
  • Mrs C. Booth
  • Ms K. Sandler (Chair of Finance Committee)
  • Ms S. Hatfield
  • Mrs J. Appleton


  • Mrs J. Lowe

Parent Governors

  • Ms H. Wilkinson
  • Mr J. Exley
  • Mrs T. Payton
  • Mrs S. Holmes
  • Miss L. Baker
  • Mr G. Keown

Staff Governors

  • Mr P. Lawton
  • Ms B. Murray


  • Mr A. Sheikh

You can write to any of our governors; care of The Kingsway School, Foxland Road, Gatley, SK8 4QX

Further information about the governance arrangements at the school are detailed within the Scheme of Delegation document below.

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