Local Governing Bodies oversee different functions of the schools within the trust, including the monitoring of School Improvement and Standards; Safeguarding; Special Educational Needs & Inclusion; Early Years, Curriculum; Parent & Community links, Staffing and Health & Safety.

Local Governing Body Terms of Reference

The details of the members of the Local Governing Bodies are available on the school websites. 

Chair of Governors (Local Governing Bodies)

Axminster Community Primary Academy: Lin Coley & Conrad Libischer

Loders CE Primary Academy: Jody Leaf

Marshwood CE Primary Academy: Sarah Forsey

Membury Primary Academy: Janice Hodge 

Mrs Ethelston's CE Primary Academy: Corinne Hales & Jo Cursley

St Andrew's CE Primary Academy: Laura Hutchings & Tim Bell

St Mary's CE Primary Academy, Thorncombe: Catherine Davis

School Website Links

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To provide high quality education and deliver the best possible outcomes for young people, enabling every child to reach his or her potential, regardless of background.

Years 5 and 6 at Marshwood

18 Apr 2018

Butterflies in the library

18 Jul 2017

Mrs Bowie came to work with KS2 at St. Andrew's Primary to create an art installation for the library. The children created four hundred butterflies to celebrate all the wonderful books that are in sc...

Core Value Banners

18 Jul 2017

St Andrew's is delighted to share its new Core Value Banners. The banners were designed and drawn by the children working alongside the artist Fee Bowie and Mrs Gilmour-White. Fee Bowie then enlarged...

Oak Class Trip to London

18 Jul 2017

On Wednesday 11th March, children from Year 5 and 6 from St. Andrew's Primary Chardstock were given the amazing opportunity to fly to London for the day.  The children flew from Exeter to London...

St Andrew’s recognised for its high achievement

18 Jul 2017

St Andrew’s C of E Primary Academy Chardstock has received a high ranking in the BBC’s school league table. The school’s results place it 34th out of all state primary schools nation...

Flamingo Pool - People's Millions Vote

18 Jul 2017

Thank you from the Flamingo Pool in Axminster to all our parents and staff who voted in the People's Millions TV show . All our schools use the Flamingo Pool for swimming lessons, and many parents and...