Halsey Road, Kempston, Bedfordshire, MK42 8AU
Telephone: 01234407100
Fax: 01234407110
Email:  grange@biltt.org

Grange Academy are a Unicef Silver Rights Respecting School. We are working towards the Artsmark Award.

Grange Academy Local Advisory Board (LAB) Members

Our Local Advisory Board (LAB) meets once every term to discuss school business and monitor progress in meeting school improvement targets. The Chair of LAB keeps in close contact with the school throughout the year and meets regularly with the Head of School. 

LAB members visit regularly and attend charity fundraisers, wellbeing days, parents evening and other events throughout the year. LAB members regularly attend Pupil Parliament meetings and discuss key issues with pupils. Safeguarding procedures, policies and cases are monitored by the safeguarding LAB member.

The LAB monitors the progress of the School Development Plan and works with the Head of School in managing the school’s budget and resources.  Heads of Departments and subject leads attend LAB meetings and report on key strengths and development points.

LAB members are encouraged to attend training especially training which is linked to school improvement objectives.

Our LAB currently comprises:

  • Mrs Gill Lake - Chair of LAB
  • Mr Andy Hindhaugh - Vice-chair / Health and Safety
  • Mrs Catherine Whalan – Teaching, Learning and Assessment
  • Mrs Janet Bodily - Safeguarding
  • Captain Geoff Bradley
  • Councillor Meryl Dolling
  • Ms Laura Charnock - Staff Governor
  • Ms Catherine Assink - Head of School
  • Mrs Val Pendall - Clerk

Register of interests

No members of our LAB have any relevant business or material interests.

We are always looking to recruit LAB members. For details please contact Val Pendall LAB clerk at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


CHAIR OF LAB

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Mrs G Lake
Apptd:  01/09/17
Expires:  31/08/20

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Mrs Catherine Whalan
Teaching, Learning and Assessment
Apptd:  5/12/17
Expires:  4/12/20
Mrs Janet Bodily
Safeguarding
Appt:  16/05/19

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 Mrs Val Pendall
Clerk