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The Governing Body

The Governing Body have responsibility for raising standards of achievement in the school.
They hold senior leaders to account, seek external views of the school and use a range of information to set the strategic direction.

The Governing Body is made up of community governors, parent governors and staff governors and are appointed by the members of the academy trust board based on a skills audit which ensures a range of expertise and experiences across the governing body.

Current members of the Governing Body are as follows:

NameType of governorTermAttendance
Mrs M Colthup - ChairCommunity Governor4 Years6/6
Ms S Leighton - Vice ChairCommunity Governor4 Years6/6
Mrs H StannardHead of School4 Years6/6
Laura DunleavyParent Governor4 Yearsn/a
Mr A HolbrookCommunity Governor4 Years4/6
Paul TennisonParent Governor4 Yearsn/a
Dr S McLellandCommunity Governor4 Years3/6
Mrs H SchofieldStaff Governor4 Years4/6
Mrs M LangtonCommunity Governor4 Years4/6

Governing Body Register of Business Interests:

Name of GovernorRelevant Business InterestOther Educational Establishments GovernedRelationship with other Governors / Staff
Mrs M ColthupHull City Council - Commissioning and Safeguarding (Assistant Head of Service)NoneNone
Ms S Leighton NoneNoneNone
Mrs H StannardNoneSirius Multi-Academy TrustNone
Mr A HolbrookNoneNoneNone
Dr S McLelland University of Hull - LecturerNoneNone
Mr P TennsionNoneNoneNone
Laura DunleavyNoneNoneNone
Mrs M LangtonNoneAppleton Primary SchoolNone

Governor resignations the last 12 months:


All Governors can be contacted through the school:

Tel: 01482 493208

E-mail: [email protected]

Our parent governors regularly attend school events eg: Christmas Fair / Summer Fair etc… and are always happy to listen to your views.

The Constellation Trust – Governance and Directors

  • All documents are available in printed format from the school office.

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