Governance

The Academy Trust

Bridgewater High School is an academy trust directly responsible to the Secretary of State. It is a company limited by guarantee registered at Companies House. The company number is 9286883. The registered office is Bridgewater High School, Broomfields Rd, Appleton, Warrington, WA4 3AE.

Please click on the links below for further information.

Articles of Association
Funding Agreement with the Secretary of State
Certificate of Incorporation
Annual Report and Financial Statements 2014-15
Annual Report and Financial Statements 2015-16

The Trust Structure

Members

There are four Members who meet three times a year.

NamePosition
Stephen WhatmoreChair of Members
Graham BratleyMember
John HamptonMember
Steven BroomheadMember

Governing Body

The Full Governing Body meets four times a year. There are 7 committees which meet between 3 and 11 times a year depending on the committee. The committees are Scrutiny and Finance, Audit, Curriculum, Human Resources, Safeguarding, Site Management and Students, Community and Stakeholders.

NamePositionGovernor Category
Stephen WhatmoreChair of Governing Body and Scrutiny and FinanceMember
Amalia GittinsVice Chair of the Governing Body and Site ManagementCommunity
Jon BettsChair of Students, Community and StakeholdersCommunity
Graham BratleyChair of Human ResourcesCo-opted
Iain DeasCommunity
Roger HaywardChair of CurriculumCo-opted
Tim LongPrincipalStaff
Mark MalamStaff
Anita PailingParent
Mike PalmerParent
Melanie PlimmerStaff
Michele ScattergoodChair of SafeguardingCommunity
Gary StuartCommunity
Janet WellsParent
Ian WilsonCo-opted
Adrienne LaingCompany Secretary and Clerk to the Governing Body

Please click here for the Pecuniary and Business Interest Register
Please click here for the Persons of Significant Control Register

 

Bridgewater High School Trading Ltd

The trust has a wholly owned subsidiary Bridgewater High School Trading Ltd registered to the same address with the company number 8079474 which provides ancillary services in the areas of outdoor learning and facilities to the school.

There are five directors on the board, who meet three times a year.

Name Position
Stephen WhatmoreChair of the Board
Graham BratleyDirector
Amalia GittinsDirector
Tim LongDirector
Adrienne LaingDirector and Company Secretary

Please click on the links below for further information Articles of Association

Annual Report and Financial Statements 2012-13
Annual Report and Financial Statements 2013-14
Annual Report and Financial Statements 2014-15

Please click here for the Persons of Significant Control Register