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Discovery Academy

MacIntyre Academies

Discovery Local Advisory Board

Discovery's Local Advisory Board (LAB) plays a key role in supporting MacIntyre Academies Trust Board to fulfil their regulatory duties by providing local scrutiny and inputting into the governance structure of the organisation.

Particular focus is given to:

  • Implementation of the School Improvement Plan and school curriculum
  • Implementation of MacIntyre Academies’ Safeguarding Policy 
  • Attainment and progress reports, including pupil premium
  • School Budgets 
  • Recruitment, HR and staffing structures
  • Local academy marketing and relationships with all local stakeholders
  • Other locally co-ordinated activities and forums
Local Advisory Board Membership
Name and position Appointed by Declaration of Interest Date Signed

Kirsty Firth

Chair of Governors

Parent Representative

Duly Elected

(11/19)

None 27/11/18

Matthew Pike

Principal, Governor

Ex officio

(12/15)

Married to a member of staff at Discovery Academy 13/02/18

Stacey Cleaver

Staff Representative

Duly Elected 

(12/15)

None 13/02/18

Marion O'Brian

Community Governor

Duly Elected

(11/18)

None 27/11/18

Georgina Mawdesley

Community Governor

Appointed

(06/17)

None 27/11/18

Terri Hughes

Staff Representative

Duly Elected

(11/19)

None  

*The term of office is 4 years for all Board members
 

Further Governance Information

  • MacIntyre Academies Company Number: 08334745
  • Registered offices: MacIntyre Academies, 602 South Seventh Street, Milton Keynes MK9 2JA
  • Contact details: info@macintyreacademies.org 
  • See below for relevant documents to download