The Governing Body is responsible for ensuring that the school provides the best possible quality education for the students of The Halifax Academy.

Whilst the Headteacher is responsible for the day-to-day management of the school, the Governing Body is involved in developing the school’s aims and policies as well as a number of other important duties including, monitoring and evaluating the school’s effectiveness and holding the school to account for its performance.

November 2020 - Parent Governor Vacancy

We currently have two Parent Governor vacancies on the Local Governing Body (LGB) at The Halifax Academy. No special qualifications are needed; the most important thing is to have a keen interest in the Academy and be prepared to play an active part in the LGB’s work. Training is available.

To stand for a place, please read through the below documents before completing the nomination form. Please return the form by 4pm on the 11th November 2020.

Parent Governor Letter - November 2020

Parent Governor Job Description including Qualifications & Disqualifications

Parent Governor Elections Nomination Form

Clerk to the Governing Body - Mrs Jane Blackburn

The Halifax Academy is a member of Impact Education Multi Academy Trust. Please visit the Impact Education website for detailed governance information: 


Annual Report and Financial Statements 2018-19 Impact Education MAT
Annual Report and Financial Statements 2017-18 Impact Education MAT
Annual Report and Financial Statements 2016-17
The Halifax Academy Accounts 2015-16
Funding Agreement
Supplemental Funding Agreement
THA Deed of Variation
Governing Board meeting attendance 2016 2017
Register of Pecuniary Interests
Articles of Association