The Academy is a member of the Northern Education Trust (NET). Ultimate responsibility for the Academy rests with the Board of Trustees of NET (NET governance details and scheme of delegation can be found by clicking here but some of the work of the Board is delegated to the Academy Council (the Governors of the Academy).
To view information on Board Members and Trustees of Northern Education Trust, please click here to visit the Northern Education Trust website.
Northern Education Trust
Thorp Academy, Main Road, Ryton, NE40 3AH
Tel: 0191 406 6383
We have a dedicated team of Governors who are committed to supporting the academy in our drive to improve the educational experience of our students and to strengthen our relationships with our community.
Details of these Governors can be found below:
Mr. D Duggan (Governor)
Link Role for Health & Safety
Term of office expires: 01/06/2019
Mr. Colin Ferguson (Chair)
Term of office expires: 18/06/2019
Mrs. S Lowry (Sponsor Governor)
Link Role for Careers
Term of office expires: 01/09/2021
Mr. A Mothalib (Sponsor Governor)
Link Role for Safeguarding
Term of office expires: 11/06/2022
Michael Burns – Principal
Michael Robson – Executive Principal
If you would like to contact any of our Governors, please write to them using our Academy address:
Red House Academy,