Skip to content ↓

Larwood School

Part of Larwood Academy Trust

Our Trustees, Chart of Attendance & Pecuniary Interests

The trustees at Larwood School are truly committed to ensuring that all students get the very best educational experience. They regularly visits the school to see it working during the day as well as attending a variety of meetings which are designed to challenge and support the school on its constant journey of improvement.

Their work includes:

  • Regular meetings with the Head teacher
  • Reviewing and formulating policy and practice
  • Attending school functions, such as plays, parents evenings and training events
  • Ensuring that the school provides value for money
  • Working with staff to review and evaluate school performance

Key figures are Mrs Sandra Barr - Chair of Trustees and Mr John Thurgood - Vice Chair of Trustees.

Please find attached a full list of our board of trustees.

 BOARD of trustees Declaration of pecuniary interests
DATE OF REVIEW NAME ROLE INTEREST DECLARED 
03/10/2019 SANDRA BARR CHAIR OF TRUSTEES 
No business interests declared
 

Holds position of District Ward Councillor in Stevenage. 
 

Great Niece - Georgina Longcroft (staff member)

-----------------------------------------------

John Brooks (casual member of staff) is trustee to her son's financial accounts

03/10/2019 JOHN THURGOOD VICE CHAIR OF TRUSTEES / CHAIR OF FINANCE GOVERNOR

No business interests declared

03/10/2019

JACKY BAKER

CO-OPTED TRUSTEE

Director of Fistral Impex Ltd since 05/18

11/10/2018 Louisa Barr

CO-OPTED GOVERNOR

------------------------------------Ended 09/05/2019

No business interests declared

------------------------------------------------

Mother - Sandra Barr (Chair of Governors)

-------------------------------------------------

Cousin - Georgina Longcroft (staff member)

15/10/2019

PETER MYERS CO-OPTED TRUSTEE

No business interests declared

16/10/2018 JAMES WALKER 

 TRUSTEE (PARENT)__________________________
Ended 01/09/2019

No business interests declared
15/10/2019 LAURA WILLIAMS TRUSTEE (PARENT)

No business interests declared

Mother of current pupil 
 
03/10/2019

SEAN TRIMBLE

HEADTEACHER/CHIEF EXECUTIVE/ACCOUNTING OFFICER No business interests declared
04/11/2019 PIERRE VEN DER MERWE DEPUTY HEAD TEACHER

No business interests declared

05/11/2019

STUART JACOBS

TRUSTEE (STAFF) No business interests declared
 
Sandra Barr - Chair of Trustees 

Committees:

  • Finance, Personnel & Premises
  • Safeguarding
  • Children Looked After
  • Complaints
John Thurgood - vice chair of trustees 

Committees:

  • Finance, Personnel & Premises
  • Pupil Achievement & Standards
  • Discipline
  • Complaints
 jacky baker - parent trustee

Committees:

  • Finance, Personnel & Premises
  • Discipline
  • Complaints
 Laura Williams - parent trustee

Committee:

  • Pupil Achievement & Standard
Stuart Jacobs - staff trustee 

Committee:

  • Staff
Pete Myers - parent trustee 

Committees:

  • Pupil Achievement & Standards
  • Residential
Sean Trimble - chief executive, headteacher, accounting officer & trustee 

Committees: 

  • Finance, Personnel & Premises
  • Safeguarding
  • Children Looked After
  • Complaints
  • Pupil Achievement & Stand