St Joseph's Catholic Primary Academy

Love, learn and live in Christ!

Welcome to our academy website! We hope you enjoy browsing! You will find lots of information on here about the things we get up to in school as well as other important information. We are enjoying a wonderful summer term so far and our Year 5 and 6 children are looking forward to their residentials over the next few weeks! We still have some places available in our After School Club. If you are interested please give our office a call on 01484 713037. Mrs Hodges


Our Academy Council

Our Foundation Governors are appointed by the Diocese of Leeds.

Parent Governors are voted for by the parents/carers of our school.

(Terms of Office in red)





Chair of the Academy Council  (Foundation)

Fr. Michael Hall

2.12.18 - 1.12.22

Father Michael can be contacted via the school office.

Please address the envelope FAO Father Michael Hall

Foundation Governor


Mrs Beverley Brooman   (EYFS) 

1.9.20 - 31.8.24

Foundation Governor

Mrs Antonia Dorsey (Safeguarding)

 1.10.20 - 9.10.24

       Mrs Dorsey is also a Trust Board member of the Blessed Peter Snow Academy Trust

Foundation Governor

Vice Chair

Mr Mark Fortis (Staff Well Being)

06.11.21 -  05.11.25

Headteacher Ex Officio

Mrs Mary Hodges

(Health and Safety/Governor Training)

1.1.2008 -ongoing

Foundation Governor

Vice Chair

Mr Paul Kelesidis

19.12.19 - 18.12.23

Staff Governor

Mrs Claire Bonner

01.09.19 - 31.08.23

Parent Governor

Mrs Joanna Grogan (SEND)

1.11.18 - 31.10.22

Parent Governor

Mrs Katie George

1.12.20 - 30.11.24

Clerk to the Academy Council

Mrs Liz Hinchliffe

Foundation Governor

Mr William Kirwan

4.10.21 - 3.10.25

Governors Committees

Pay Committee

Chair:     Mrs Antonia Dorsey


Performance Management Committee

Chair: Mrs Antonia Dorsey

Fr. Michael Hall

Mr Mark Fortis