The local Governing Body at Abbey School

As an academy, the Local Governing Body of Abbey School has delegated powers from the Nexus Multi Academy Trust Board of Directors, which are outlined in the Trust’s Scheme of Delegation.

The Trust Chief Executive Officer and Chief Finance Officer act as advisors to the Local Governing Body, and attend most meetings

The Governing Body was constituted on 1st June 2016 and the following structure of Governance is now in place:

  • Head Teacher
  • No fewer than 2 Parent Governors
  • No more than 2 Staff Governors
  • At least 3 Associate Governors

MINIMUM TOTAL = 7 GOVERNORS (inc 3 members of staff)

Abbey School Local governing body

Click on the LGB member to view their profile.

The Local Governing Body meets at least once a half term, with additional meetings being arranged as required.

Governing body minutes:

04 Abbey LGB minutes 30th January 2018
03 Abbey LGB minutes 5th December 2017
02 Abbey LGB minutes 17th October 2017
01 Abbey LGB minutes 26th September 2017

11 Abbey LGB 18th July 2017
10 Abbey LGB 13th June 2017
09 Abbey LGB 2nd May 2017
08 Abbey LGB 21st March 2017
07 Abbey LGB 7th February 2017
06 Abbey LGB 10th January 2017
05 Abbey LGB 29th November 2016
04 Abbey LGB 1st November 2016
03 Abbey LGB 20th September 2016

02 Abbey LGB 12th July 2016
01 Abbey LGB 14th June 2016

How can I contact the school governors? The governors can be contacted via the Clerk to Governors c/o  Abbey School, Little Common Lane, Kimberworth, Rotherham, S61 2RA, or email

How are governors chosen? There are different categories of Governors: Parent Governors, Staff Governors, and Associate Governors.