Governance

Sponsor

Grace Academy Coventry is part of the Tove Learning Trust. The Trust is committed to providing centres of educational excellence where students and staff have the opportunity to achieve their personal best and to contribute to their local communities.

Tove Learning Trust is an exempt charity and a Company Limited by Guarantee established to provide excellence in education and learning.

Grace Academy Coventry believes that every young person deserves the best possible opportunity to achieve their full potential and that an investment in our young people is an investment in our shared future.

Governing Board of Trustees

Tove Learning Trust is governed by the  Board of Trustees. The Board is responsible for the corporate Governance of of the Trust. The Trustees have legal duties for the charity and are responsible for the strategic direction and policy for the group of schools and academies within the Trust. Trustees determine the strategic framework, scheme of delegation, scope of sub-committees (eg. Local Governing Bodies), executive functions and senior appointments.

If you would like any further information regarding the Governance of Tove Learning Trust, please see its website.

Local Governing Body (LGB)

The Board of Trustees have chosen to put in place, on a temporary basis, an Academy Improvement Board (AIB) to help drive the improvements required. The AIB came into being on the 19th January 2015. The AIB will be in place to assist the Principal with the rate of improvement required for the benefit of the students.

Grace Academy Coventry Academy Improvement Board

Member Governance
Christine Staley Chair of Governors
Chris Watts Governor
Tim Read Governor
Jon Hughes Governor
Kerrie Flippance Clerk to Governors

If you have any questions or queries regarding any aspect of our Governance or would like to contact the Chair please do not hesitate to get in touch with the Clerk to Governors (Kerrie Flippance) by calling the school office on 02476 589 000.