Governors

Local Governing Board

On 1st June 2017 Harwich and Dovercourt High School became part of The Sigma Trust.

Harwich and Dovercourt High School operates a Local Governing Board of members who have delegated responsibilities assigned to them by The Sigma Trust. Members are appointed by The Sigma Board of Trustees.

Further details relating to The Sigma Board and its Trustees can be found here: Sigma Trust Legal Documents

The membership of the HDHS Local Governing Board is:

  • Mr Adrian Leggett – Development Governor (Chair)
  • Mr Kevin Dace – Community Governor (Vice Chair)
  • Mrs Pippa Parks – Teaching Staff Governor
  • Mr Edward McCreadie – Parent Governor
  • Mrs Donna Moore – Community Governor
  • Mr Nick Pavitt – Sigma Trust Appointed Governor
  • Mrs Valerie Metcalf – Development Governor
  • Mrs Kate Finch – Headteacher
  • Mr Steven Scott – Support Staff Governor – appointed October 2018
  • Mrs Michelle Debath – Parent Governor – appointed 11 February 2019

 

  • Mrs Caryn Herbert – Parent Governor – appointed 1 June 2017 RESIGNED 12 December 2017
  • Mr Martin Rudland – Support Staff Governor – appointed 1 June 2017 RESIGNED 31 January 2018
  • Ms Claire Hyams-Morgan – Parent Governor RESIGNED JUNE 2018

 

If you wish to contact the Chair of Governors, please do so by writing to:

Mr Adrian Leggett
C/O Harwich & Dovercourt High School
Hall Lane
Harwich
Essex CO12 3TG

or by e-mailing governance@hdhs.school

2018/19 meeting dates

Autumn Term

  • Thursday 18th October (Formal meeting)
  • Thursday 22nd November (1 formal agenda item.  Remaining time for Governor Training, meetings with staff and Head Students)

Spring Term

  • Thursday 31st January (Meeting for Governor Training and meetings with staff and Head Students)
  • Thursday 14th March (Formal meeting)

Summer Term

  • Thursday 2nd May (Meeting for Governor Training and meetings with staff and Head Students)
  • Thursday 20th June (Formal meeting)

Sigma Trust Documentation

2018/2019

Documentation Title Download Link
Sigma-Scheme-of-Delegation-Local-Advisory-Board-March-2019 Scheme-of-Delegation-for-Local-Advisory-Board-March-2019-v9.pdf – 605 KB
Register of Business Interests 2018-2019 HDHS-LGB-Summary-of-Register-of-Business-Interests-2018-19.pdf – 34 KB
LGB Membership, Attendance and Terms of Office 2018-19 HDHS-LGB-Membership-Attendance-and-Terms-of-Office-2018-2019.pdf – 28 KB

2017/2018

Documentation Title Download Link
Register Of Business Interests Register-of-Business-Interests-2017-18.pdf – 476 KB
Governor Attendance Register 2017-18 Governor-Attendance-Register-2017-2018.pdf – 113 KB

2016/2017

Documentation Title Download Link
Trustees’ Report and Financial Statements Sept 2016 – May 17 Trustees-Report-and-Financial-Statement-Sept-2016-to-May-2017.pdf – 1 MB
Register Of Business Interests Register-of-Interests-2016-2017.pdf – 5 MB
Governor Attendance Register 2016-17   Governor-Attendance-Register-2016-17-for-web.pdf – 120 KB

2015/2016

Documentation Title Download Link
Trustees’ Report and Financial Statements 31/08/2016 TrusteesReportandFinancialStatements1516.pdf – 1 MB
Register Of Business Interests Register-of-Interests-2015-16-GOVERNING-BODY-1-1.pdf – 2 MB

2014/2015

Documentation Title Download Link
Trustees’ Report and Financial Statements 31/08/2015 TrusteesReportandFinancialStatements15.pdf – 277 KB
Register Of Business Interests RegisterOfBusinessInterests1415.pdf – 2 MB

2013/2014

Documentation Title Download Link
Trustees’ Report and Financial Statements 31/08/2014 Trustees Report And Financial Statements – 12 MB
Value for Money Statement ValueForMoneyStatement14.pdf – 1 MB

2012/2013

Documentation Title Download Link
Trustees’ Report and Financial Statements 31/08/2013 TrusteesReportAndFinancialStatements13.pdf – 178 B
Value for Money Statement ValueForMoneyStatement13.pdf – 1 MB