Governance

Arts & Media School Islington is a Foundation Trust School. On the board of trustees are, Steve Moffitt (Interim Chair), Jill Barton, Susan Service, John Prince, Mary Kalemkerian, Adam Nell, Lyndsey Pugh, David Hagarty, Carol Fletcher and Stephen Davis. The Trustees are keen to see facilities, such as the theatre, used as a resource for the local community and host an Education Lecture each year.

The governing body is responsible for ensuring that Arts & Media School is run to promote pupil achievement and delivers a quality educational experience.

Its duties include:

  • Setting strategic direction, policies and objectives.
  • Approving the school budget.
  • Reviewing progress against the school’s budget and objectives.
  • Appointing, challenging and supporting the headteacher.

The governing body is made up of:

  • Parent Governors (elected by parents).
  • Staff Representatives (elected by school staff).
  • Local Authority Governors (appointed by the local authority).
  • Community Governors (members of the local community appointed by the governing body).
  • Governing bodies make their decisions based on the advice of committees that deal with specific issues, such as the school’s curriculum, premises or finances.

You can contact the governing body via the school office.

CategoryName
HEADTEACHERSusan Service
STAFFTBC
PARENTKristine (Tine) Arnvig
PARENTAnthony Latchana
LAKayte Lawton (Chair)
FOUNDATIONSteven Berryman (Vice Chair)
FOUNDATIONCarol Fletcher
FOUNDATIONJulie Whittaker
FOUNDATIONVacancy
CO-OPTEDVacancy x 2
CO-OPTEDFlora Goldhill
CO-OPTEDFreddie Hudson
CO-OPTEDBryan Johnston
CO-OPTEDAndrew Mistry
CO-OPTEDCindy Owens
CO-OPTEDDavid Trillo
CLERKNPW Governor Services (Irfan Mustafa, Manager)

Record of Interests

CATEGORYNAMETERM OF OFFICEPOSITION HELD ON THE GBAPPOINTED BYGOVERNANCE ROLES IN OTHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONSBUSINESS INTEREST DECLARATION HELD & DATE COMPLETEDBUSINESS INTERESTS DECLARED
HEADSusan ServiceEx-officioResources CommitteeEx-Officio: by virtue of holding the office of head teacherNone24/09/20None
PARENTTina Arnvig01/01/17Teaching and Learning CommitteeAppointed by the governing boardNone24/09/20None
FOUNDATIONCarol Fletcher17/09/2000Teaching and Learning CommitteeElected by parentsNone24/09/20None
FOUNDATIONJulie Whittaker10/12/18Chair of Pastoral CommitteeAppointed by the Governing BoardNone28/09/20None
FOUNDATIONDr Steve Berryman14/03/19Vice Chair of GB,
Teaching & Learning Committee
Appointed by the governing boardCity of London Primary Academy Islington26/09/20None
CO-OPTEDFreddie HudsonPastoral CommitteeAppointed by the governing boardNone24/09/20None
CO-OPTEDDavid TrilloChair of Resources CommitteeAppointed by the governing boardNone24/09/20None
CO-OPTEDAndrew Mistry05/12/2018Resources CommitteeAppointed by the governing boardNone24/09/20None
CO-OPTEDFlora Goldhill12/06/21Pastoral Committee, Resources Committee,
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Appointed by the governing boardNone10/01/21None
CO-OPTEDCindy OwensTeaching and Learning Committee, Resources Committee & Pastoral CommitteeAppointed by the governing boardNone24/09/20None

Awaiting confirmation from remaining governors