Governance

The Academy has a Strategic Operations Governing Body that  serves Coppice and Roundthorn Primary Academies, and a Local  Governing Body, specific to Coppice.

The key responsibilities of the governing body are to:

• Ensuring the quality of educational provision
• Evaluate pupil outcomes
• Challenge and monitor performance
• Take decisions about personnel management
• Manage financial, physical and human resources
• Raise concerns with the Chief Executive of the Focus-Trust in a timely manner

Coppice  governors are:

Mrs. Finney Swift (Focus-Trust Governor, Chair of Operations)
Mr. Kenneth Lees (Focus-Trust Governor, Chair of Teaching & Learning)
Mr. Idris Ali (Vice Chair/ Parent)
Mrs. Lisa Needham (Executive Principal)
Mr. John Taylor (Head of Academy)
Mrs. Patricia Beecroft (Focus-Trust Governor)
Miss. Heather Biggs (Staff Governor)
Mr. David Kenneth Edwards

The Focus Trust Governance & Financial information can be found by clicking here