We are a Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) and approved sponsor. Currently, there are three schools in the Trust – the founding school, Chesham Grammar School, Ivingswood Academy and Waterside Primary Academy, primary schools that are also in Chesham. The Trust is a Company Limited by Guarantee.
The Members of the Trust are responsible for appointing up to 5 Trustees to the Trust Board and also receive the annual accounts each autumn. They meet at least once per year.
The Members of RKST are:
The Trustees meet at least twice per term and are responsible for the strategic direction, broad policy framework and oversight of the Trust and all the schools within it. They take decisions that are in the best interests of the Trust as a whole rather than acting as representatives of a particular school within the Trust. Trustees are Directors of the Trust.
Anthony Ogden Chair of Finance Committee
Mike Park Responsible Officer
Sue Walton Chair of Trustees
The Board is supported by:
Andrew Martin Interim Chief Executive Officer
Annmarie McNaney Executive Headteacher and Accounting Officer
Becca Cruise Chief Financial Officer
Carole Green Clerk
Nicole Wicks Interim Chief Operating Officer & Company Secretary
To find out more about our Trustees, please click here to read their biographies
Scheme of Delegation
Please find our current scheme of delegation by clicking here
Roles and attendance
2016/17 - Trustee roles and attendance 2016/17
2017/18 - Trustees roles and attendance 2017/18
2018/19 - Trustees roles and attendance 2018/19
Trustee and Member interests
Please the link to find out more about our Trustees and Members interests
Local Governing Bodies
Each school in the Trust has a Local Governing Body (LGB). The LGBs are committees of the Trust Board and operate under a Trust Scheme of Delegation. Each LGB comprises Trust appointed governors, two elected parent governors, a staff governor and the Headteacher.