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Yorkshire Endeavour Academy Trust is a unique and exciting partnership that was formed in 2018 by five primary schools that have a long and successful track record of collaborative working. Each with significant expertise in supporting schools.

Our Schools

Yorkshire Endeavour Academy Trust is a unique and exciting partnership that was formed in 2018 by five primary schools that have a long and successful track record of collaborative working. Each with significant expertise in supporting schools.

About our school

Our governors

Lealholm Castleton and Glaisdale Governors


The Governing Body

The Governing Body has a general responsibility for the effective management of the school, acting within the framework set by national legislation and by the policies of the Academy.

Parent Governors are elected by parents of pupils registered at the school

Staff Governors are elected by staff at the school

Category Appointed Term of Office Responsibilities Meetings attended
Mrs L Margetts Chair of Governors (Co-Opted Governor) Safeguarding
Mrs Jo Kevan and Mrs Amy Newton Vice-Chair (Parent Governors)
Mrs Helen Ward and Kirsty Hird Headteacher
Mrs Amy Newton Parent Governor 20.10.2017 19.10.2021 Safeguarding and Finance Committee
Mrs Rebecca Denniff Parent Governor 20.10.2017 19.10.2021 SEND and Finance Committee
Mrs Joanne Kevan Parent Governor 07.11.2016 06.11.2020 Standards working party
Mr Dan Medcalf Co-Opted Governor 08.03.2016 07.03.2020 Finance Committee
Mrs Sue Morgan Co-Opted Governor 30.01.2017 28.02.2021
Mrs Louise Margetts Co-Opted Governor 16.04.2017 15.04.2021
Mrs Polly Findlay Co-Opted Governor 16.04.2017 15.04.2021 Finance Committee
Mrs Ellen Sayer Co-Opted Governor 17.10.2019 16.10.2023 Standards working party
Mr Richard Beadnall Co-Opted Governor 17.10.2019 16.10.2023 Standards working party
NYCC Clerking Service Clerk to the Governors

Register of Interests

Business Interests Personal Interests Interests in other educational establishments
Mrs L Margetts None
Mrs Jo Kevan and Mrs Amy Newton None
Mrs Helen Ward and Kirsty Hird None
Mrs Amy Newton None
Mrs Rebecca Denniff None
Mrs Joanne Kevan None
Mr Dan Medcalf None
Mrs Sue Morgan None
Mrs Louise Margetts None
Mrs Polly Findlay None
Mrs Ellen Sayer None
Mr Richard Beadnall None
NYCC Clerking Service None

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