Governing Body

Nelson School is part of Latchmere Academy Trust and currently the Trustees have governance responsibility for the school. A Local Advisory Board is in place to monitor the school’s progress and report back to the Trust Board. Find out more about the Latchmere Academy Trust

Local Advisory Board

  • Madeleine Maguire – Chair of Local Advisory Board
  • Sarah McCarthy –Safeguarding Governor Chair Of Trustees
  • Mary Parker –  (Co-Opt)
  • Carolyn Crossdale (Parent)
  • Marion Benemar (Parent)
  • Racher Somers (Parent)
  • Anna Steels – (Principal)
  • Sian Ward– (Staff)

Further Information

If you have any queries about our work, any issues you wish to discuss, or if you are interested in becoming a governor at Nelson School, please contact the Clerk to the Governors.

Latchmere Academy Trust Articles of Association

Meeting Dates

Trust Meeting Dates 2018-19

Governor Statutory Information

Nelson School LAB – Statutory website Information 2017-18


National Governors’ Association


Latchmere Academy Trust trustees now oversee the activities and progress at Nelson School.

A local advisory board is now responsible for local matters at Nelson School.