Malcolm Arnold Prep
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Malcolm Arnold Preparatory School and Malcolm Arnold Academy are governed by a Joint Local Governing Body.

Our governors are:

Foundation Governor - Jonathan Gardiner (Chair)

Foundation Governor - Oliver Coss

Foundation Governor - Chris Ludford-Thomas

Foundation Governor - Chris Newton

DRET Appointed Governor - Ivna Reic (Vice Chair)

DRET Appointed Governor - Jolen Grantham

DRET Appointed Governor - Susan Deane

DRET Appointed Governor - Simon Toyne

DRET Appointed Governor - Genna Whitlock

Parent Governor - Natalie O'Donnell

Staff Governor - Lauren Pheasant

Clerk - Teresa Elkin


Contacting a Governor 

To contact a governor, please phone or email the prep school directly who will pass on your enquiry to the relevant governor.

Scheme of Delegation

Information about the David Ross Education Trust's scheme of delegation is available here.

Minutes of Local Governing Body meetings

Should you wish to view a copy of the minutes of the Local Governing Body at this prep school, please contact us directly and we will pass on your request to the Clerk who will be able to provide you with an electronic or paper copy of the minutes. 

Interested in becoming a Governor at this Academy?

If you’d like to know more about the role of a governor at this academy and are considering joining the Local Governing Body, please contact DRET Governor Services by emailing