Governors

Governors are one of the largest volunteer forces in the country and have an important part to play in raising standards in schools. At our academy, governors include representatives of staff, parents, our sponsor The Co-op and other local organisations.

Academy

Introduction to our governing body

Governors are volunteers who give up their time to help the academy be the best it can be. Their role is to work together with academy leaders to set the…

Bridget Groarke

Bridget is our Chair of Governors.

Steve Brice

Steve Brice is the Principal of The Co-operative Academy of Manchester and is an ‘ex-officio’ staff governor

Geoff Clarke

Geoff chairs the HR and curriculum committee

Greig Lees

Greig chairs the Community Engagement committee

Tom Hardcastle

Tom chairs the Finance and general purpose committee

Past governors

Information about governors who served during the last school year, but are no longer part of our governing body.