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Trust in Learning Academies


Parson Street Primary School is part of Trust in Learning Academies (TiLA). This means that our Local Governing Board has responsibilities delegated to them from the TiLA Board of Trustees.


On this page, you will find information about our Local Governing Board. However, if you would like information about Trust in Learning Academies and the Board of Trustees, please click on the link below:






Parson Street Primary School converted to an Academy on 1st November 2012 and subsequently joined Trust in Learning Academies (a multi-academy trust) on 1st September 2016. 

Our Local Governing Board (LGB) has delegated functions from Trust in Learning Academies (TiLA) Board of Directors.  Our LGB was constituted on 01.09.16 and is comprised of the following roles:

  • 2 Parent Governors (nominated and elected by Parents/Carers)
  • 2 Staff Governors (nominated and elected by Staff)
  • 2 Community Governors (elected by the Governors)
  • 6 Co-Opted Governor (selected by Governors based on skills and abilities)
  • Head Teacher Governor

All Governors attend the Local Governing Board (LGB) meetings which are held at least once each term (6 times per year). They work within a scheme of delegated responsibility from the Trust Board with a primary focus on ensuring effective school improvement.


In addition, the LGB have a joint meeting with TiLA Board of Directors twice each year as well as participating in school visits


At the Local Governing Board Meeting on Monday 10th September 2018, the following appointments were made by election:


CHAIR OF GOVERNORS - MS Caroline Jenkins



If you would like to contact the Governing Board at anytime then you are invited to put something in writing FAO 'Chair of Governors' and send this in to the school address.


If you need to email the Chair of Governors then you can do so using the address below:


If you need to contact our Clerk to Governors, Lynn Templar, then please email

Governing Body Meetings 2018/19



Minutes of Governing Body meetings are public documents. If you would like to request a copy of these then please email the clerk to the Governing Board:

Governors 2019/2020