Ormiston Denes Academy is committed to delivering an exceptional education for its students. As such, all aspects of our provision are required to be of the highest standard. Our expert governance team works to both support and hold to account senior leaders in the fulfilment of our aspirations.
Chair of Governors, Mrs Tina Ellis can be contacted by emailing our Clerk to the Governors (as shown below) or writing to Ormiston Denes Academy, Yarmouth Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk NR32 4AH.
Clerk to the Governors is Mrs L Taylor who can be contacted at [email protected]
|Local Governing Body||Full Governors, Chair: Tina Ellis|
|Finance and General Purpose||5 Governors, Chair: vacant|
|Student Development Board||4 Governors, Chair: Carole Davies|
|Strategic Progress Board||4 Governors, Chair: Simon Gilbert – Barnham, OAT Assistant Regional Director|
|Disciplinary Panel||3 Governors|
|Admissions Panel||4 Governors|
|Exclusions Panel||3 Governors|
|Governors available for interviews||Tina Ellis|
|Mrs Kate Williams||Nothing to declare|
|Mrs Tina Ellis||Vice Chair of Governors East Coast College, Member of Lowestoft and Waveney Chamber Executive|
|Mrs Carole Davies||Nothing to declare|
|Mrs Louise Bernasconi||Interest held in alternative provision: Basecamp|
|Mrs Catherine Craig||Nothing to declare|
|Mrs Emma Ratzer||Nothing to declare|
|Mr Matt Page||Director of Faculty (Creative & Performance) at Lowestoft 6th Form College|
|Mr Steve Keeble||Self – employed curriculum consultant|
|Mrs Suzanne Smith||Nothing to declare|
|Mrs Julie Richings||Nothing to declare|
If you wish to contact our governors please email the academy in the first instance, care of [email protected]
Students at Ormiston Denes Academy have earned an international accreditation this academic year, recognising their amazing work in making their school more environmentally friendly and raising eco-awareness in fellow students. Eco-Schools is an international education programme that prompts young people to explore sustainability and climate change and take action. Students at Ormiston Denes Academy collaborated […]
We are excited to announce that the Schools Eco Council have now announced their Eco Code for Ormiston Denes Academy.
The Year 10 Raising Achievement and World of Work Week takes place at the academy during the week commencing 11th July 2022. Below are some helpful websites to access: https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/ https://www.icanbea.org.uk/ https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/ https://www.themasontrust.org/about/
On Thursday 2nd June 2022, we were very proud to have students, Archie, Amy and Calum, represent the school in a memorial service and plaque unveiling to the late David Parr, for the 40th Anniversary of the Falklands. Mayor of Lowestoft, Councillor Alan Green, Lieutenant General Jonathan Page OBE and Mr Philip Turner, Chairman of […]
We were proud to be part of the Festival of Suffolk as the torch left Ness Point, the most easterly part of Great Britain. The Lowestoft Town Council reported on the story, including thanks to Head Boy, Archie who was the Lowestoft Town Council torch bearer. You can read council’s full story on their Facebook […]
This year, Her Majesty the Queen became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, the Realms and the Commonwealth. To celebrate this unprecedented anniversary, various events have been taking place in the academy, and this morning staff and students came together […]
The canteen staff have prepared some Platinum Jubilee treats for the street party on the field today! At lunchtime, students will get the chance to enjoy Victoria sponge muffins, jammie shortbread crowns and cheese and fruit mini scones and also enjoy a variety of games!
Ormiston Denes Academy students are delighted to be presenting a cheque to the Norfolk LGBT+ Project after their fundraising production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream .The PRIDE production, the first ever held at the academy, was entirely run by students and audiences made a charitable donation in exchange for their tickets. A total of £150 […]
Save the date! Saturday 16th July 2022 11.00am – 2.30pm. We can’t wait for the return of our summer fete this year and welcome you all to join us! Free entry and fun, for family and friends! There will be lots happening on the day… • Live performances. • Workshops. • Exhibitions. • Refreshments. • […]
Our Eco Council are participating in the national The Big Plastic Count next week. We have bins in school for students to put their used plastics in, and we would also encourage you to take part at home. Full details are on student’s Personal Development Google Classrooms, and tally sheets can be collected from Mrs […]