Introduction

On 1 July 2011 Heart of England School converted from a local authority maintained school to academy trust status under the Academies Act 2010 and all the operations, assets and liabilities were transferred from Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to the academy trust of Heart of England School.

The academy trust is a company limited by guarantee with no share capital (registration no: 7654164) and is an exempt charity.

The Governors of Heart of England School are also the directors of the charitable company and trustees of the academy trust for the purposes of company law.

The Governors

The Governing Body consists of parents, staff and community governors who are contactable via the Clerk by telephone on 01676 535222 or email office@heart-england.co.uk.  Detailed information on the structure and responsibilites of our governing body are available in the following download:

Attendance Record for Academic Year 2016-17

Governance

The information on governance included here supplements that described in the trustees' report and in the Statement of Trustees' Responsibilities.  The Board of Trustees has formally met 5 times during the year.

The Finance Committee is a sub-committee of the main governing body.  Its purpose is to develop the strategic direction and governance procedures on financial matters.

Attendance at meetings of the board of trustees is as follows:

 

11/10/
2016

6/12/
2016

7/2/
2017

28/3/
2017

23/5/
2017

11/7/
2017

 

 

 

Meetings Attended

% Attendance

 

 

Auditors

AGM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lycett, A

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

6

100

Hughes-Williams, J

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

6

100

Parry, G

0

0

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

4

67

Shadbolt, C

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

6

100

Halliday, M

1

0

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

5

83

Markham, L

1

1

1

1

0

1

 

 

 

5

83

Williams, L

1

1

1

1

0

0

 

 

 

4

67

Driffied, N

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

6

100

Perry-Ogden, T

1

1

1

1

1

0

 

 

 

5

83

Haston, J

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

6

100

McCarthy, T

1

1

1

0

1

1

 

 

 

5

83

Worth, A

 

 

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

2

100

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

60

88.89

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016-17 FINANCE COMMITTEE

MEETINGS

05/10/
2016

15/11/
2016

17/1
2017

9/3/
2017

9/5/
2017

5/7/
2017

 

 

 

 

 

Lycett, A

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

6

100

Hughes-Williams, J

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

6

100

Shadbolt, C

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

6

100

Halliday, M

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

6

100

Williams, L

1

1

1

1

0

0

 

 

 

4

67

Perry-Ogden, T

1

0

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

5

83

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

33

91.67


Updated 12/06/2018