Our Governance

All Academies have Members and a Board of Trustees. Both Members and the Board of Trustees for The Areté Trust include individuals from the Governing Body of Dartford Grammar School for Girls. The Chair of Governors of Dartford Grammar School for Girls is the Chair of the Board of Trustees, and the Headteacher of DGGS is also a Trustee. The Board of Trustees delegates powers to the Local Governing Body of the school.

The Areté Trust has 3 Members:

Mrs Janice Brooke

Date of Appointment: 1st June 2017

Business and Pecuniary Interest: Chair of Governors: Chantry Community Academy, Director: Greenacre Academy Trust Board, Member of Kent Schools Funding Forum, Chair: Kent Governance Association

Mr Matthew Roberts

Date of Appointment: 1st June 2017

Business and Pecuniary Interest: Director: Benesse UK Ltd, Member of Executive Committee, Kent Governance Association

Mrs Carol Williams

Date of Appointment: 1st June 2017

Business and Pecuniary Interest: None

The Areté Trust has 4 Trustees:

Mrs Janice Brooke - Chair

Date of Appointment: 1st June 2017

Business and Pecuniary Interest: Chair of Governors: Chantry Community Academy, Director: Greenacre Academy Trust Board, Member of Kent Schools Funding Forum, Chair: Kent Governance Association

 Mr Robert Chapman

Date of Appointment: 1st June 2017

Business and Pecuniary Interest: None

 Mrs Sharon Pritchard

Date of Appointment: 1st June 2017

Business and Pecuniary Interest: None

Mr David Smith

Date of Appointment: 1st June 2017

Business and Pecuniary Interest: Chair of Governors at Enterprise Learning Alliance (Thanet PRU), Director: Barton Court Academy Trust

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