About Us

Governance

As of 1 December 2015 The Howard School moved from a single convertor Academy to become the lead school within The Howard Academy Trust.

Local Governing Body of The Howard School:

  • Mr D Drizen (Co-Chair) - contactable via the School Office
  • Ms D Arnold (Co-Chair) - contactable via the School Office
  • Ms T Marchant (Vice Chair)
  • Mr N Fray (community)
  • Mr C Ling (community)
  • Ms N Nash (parent)
  • Mr B Harman (staff)
  • Ms Z Morris (staff)
  • Mr T Millar (Headteacher)

Finance Committee:

  • MS T Marchant
  • Ms D Arnold
  • Ms N Nash
  • Mr C Ling

Terms of Reference for the LGB and Finance Committee can be found through the 'Key Information/Documents' tab.

Contact details:

Post: c/o The Howard School, Derwent Way, Rainham, Gillingham ME8 0BX

Telephone: Mrs T McNamara on 01634 388765

A copy of minutes, apart from confidential items, will be available  by emailing office@thehowardschool.co.uk.

For details of the Members and Directors of The Howard Academy Trust, please click here.

Name Appointed Attendence 2016/17
Diane Arnold Co-Chair/Community Governor 01/12/2015 100%
Declaration of Business Interest Jascom Electrical Contractors: Director
David Drizen Co-Chair/Community Governor 01/12/2015 100%
Declaration of Business Interest Metropolitan Police: Employee from Jan 2003  
Nigel Fray Community 01/12/2015 60%
Declaration of Business Interest Nil  
Bevan Harman Staff Governor 27/09/2017 n/a
Declaration of Business Interest Nil  
Chris Ling Community Governor 01/12/2015 60%
Declaration of Business Interest Nil  
Tracy Marchant 01/12/2015 40%
Declaration of Business Interest Nil  
Terry Millar Headteacher    
Declaration of Business Interest New Generation Schools Trust - Director since Nov 2014  
Zeldine Morris Staff Governor 27/09/2017 n/a
Declaration of Business Interest Nil  
Nicola Nash Parent Governor 08/02/2017 60%
Declaration of Business Interest

Medway Council - employee from Aug 1989 to April 2017

Keville Roofing - family from 2000

Medway Clerking Service: Clerk to Miers Court Primary from Dec 2016

 

Gill Marshall Parent Governor

01/12/2015 Resigned 28/11/17  
Declaration of Business Interest Mierscourt School - Governor  

Paul Morris Accounting Officer/CEO, The Howard Academy Trust - Declaration of Business Interest

National College: employee (contracted) from 2016

The Howard School: former employee from 01/09/2007 to 16/11/2017

Barclays Bank: account holder from 1975

Nationwide Building Society from 2015

NatWest from 2015

Skipton Building Society from 2013

The Howard Academy Trust:

Member of Finance Personnel & Estates and attendance at Audit, Risk Management & Policy Committees from 10/10/2016