St Benet’s MAT and School Governance

In June 2022 Tacolneston became part of St Benet’s Multi Academy Trust.

A link to their website can be found here.

Please find links to the following documents:

Annual Report:

Annual audited accounts:

Articles of Association:

Names of trustees and members:

Funding agreement for the Trust and academy:

St Benet’s Mat Trust agreement


At Tacolneston we have an active local governance committee. The LGC is an integral part of the governance model of the school and meets every half term for a LGC meeting. Our LGC for 23-24 is:

Alan Kent – chair of the LGC

Katie Brown – parent governor

Sophie Brewster – parent governor

Roger Cordey – appointed governor

Kathleen Flowerday – appointed governor

Serife Kher – appointed governor

Gemma Lawrence – appointed governor

Laura Ketley – staff governor

Mark Carlyle – interim executive headteacher