We are supported every day by our Board of Trustees. They bring to our School a wide range of skills and knowledge which help to challenge and drive forward our continual strive for excellence. We thank them for everything they do for Primley Wood Primary School.

The Chair of Trustees can be contacted through the School Office on info@khalsascienceacademy.org.uk or via telephone 0113 887 3680. Please address written correspondence to the Chair to the usual School address: Fir Tree Rise, Alwoodley, Leeds, LS17 7EZ.

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NameDate appointed and termCommitteesSpecialism
Harnek Singh
Chair of Trustees
Member 12/11/2014 - 12/11/2022Finance, Resources & RiskBusiness Management
Rebecca White
Stepped down July 2020
Appointed by Trustees 26/04/2018 - 25/04/2023Curriculum & PastoralTeaching & Learning
Hardev Singh SidhuMember 12/11/2014 - 11/11/2022Finance, Resources & RiskFinance
Jatinder Singh Mehmi
Admissions Lead Trustee
Member 12/06/2014 - 12/06/2022Curriculum & PastoralSustainability
Rashpal Singh SagooAppointed by Trustees 19/04/2018 - 18/04/2023Finance, Resources & RiskMarketing & Communications
Richard Berry
Stepped down July 2020
Appointed by Trustees 19/04/2018 - 18/04/2023Finance, Resources & RiskFacilities Management
Vicki Morris
Stepped down January 2020
Appointed by Trustees 12/04/2019 - 01/01/2020Curriculum & PastoralTeaching & Learning
Stuart JolleyAppointed by Trustees 13/03/2019 - 13/03/2024Finance, Resources & Risk (Chair)Safer Recruitment
Amrik SindharAppointed by Trustees 11/03/2019 - 11/03/2024Finance, Resources & RiskFinance
Sukhdev SinghAppointed by Trustees 03/05/2019 - 03/05/2024Curriculum & Pastoral (Chair)Teaching & Learning
Quality Auditing and Improvement
Billy Singh Sagoo
Parent Trustee
19/09/2019 - 19/09/2024Finance, Resources & RiskFinance, Resources & Risk
Harsimran Kaur Deagon
Parent Trustee
19/09/2019 - 19/09/2024Curriculum & PastoralFinance, Resources & Risk
Bhagat Singh Kular
Community Trustee
19/09/2019 - 19/09/2024Finance, Resources & RiskMarketing & Communications
Deborah Kenny
Accounting Officer
Associate Trustee
06/01/2020 - 06/01/2025Finance, Resources & Risk
Curriculum & Pastoral
Teaching & Learning
Jordan License
Associate Trustee
01/01/2019 - on-goingFinance, Resources & Risk
Curriculum & Pastoral
Teaching & Learning
Sharon Rudd
Chief Finance Officer
Staff Trustee
25/02/2019 - on-going
19/09/2019 - 19/09/2024
Finance, Resources & RiskBusiness Management
Sarah Rai
Staff Trustee
19/09/2019 - 19/09/2024Curriculum & PastoralTeaching & Learning

For more information about Trustees (past and present) please visit Companies House via the button at the bottom of the page.

Khalsa Education Trust is made up of three ‘Members’:

Hardev Singh

Palvinder Singh

Jatinder Singh Mehmi

Trustee Declarations of Interests

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NameFinancial InterestPersonal InterestGovernance Interest
Harnek SinghManaging Director of DBS MarketingNoneNone
Rebecca White - stepped downNoneNoctua Local Leader for Education Support
Head Teacher at Sharpe Lane Primary School
Vice Chair of Governors at Lane End Primary School since 2016
Hardev Singh SidhuNoneKSA Benevolent Fund Not-for-profit
partnership providing transport to KSA Primary
Jatinder Singh MehmiChair of South Asia Arts UK
- occasional use of School building
NoneParent Governor at Manor Wood Primary School since 2015
Rashpal Singh SagooDirector at Box Media Studios LtdNoneNone
Richard Berry - stepped downTo follow
Vicki Morris - stepped downAssistant Principal at Leeds City AcademyNoneNone
Stuart JolleyChief Financial Officer at White Rose
Academy from January 2019
Chartered Institute of Public Finance
& Accountancy
Central Yorkshire County Scout Council
Amrik SindharNoneNoneNone
Sukhdev SinghNoneNoneNone
Harsimran Kaur DeagonNoneNoneNone
Jordan LicenseHead of School at Primley WoodNoneNone
Sarah RaiAssistant Head at Primley WoodNoneNone
Sharon RuddOffice Manager at Primley WoodNoneNone
Deborah KennyExecutive Principal at Primley WoodNoneHeadteacher at Manor Wood Primary School since 2011
Governor/Trustee at Grammar School at Leeds since 2011

Attendance at Meetings

Trustees have good attendance at meetings overall. Apologies for non-attendance are considered on an individual basis: trustees are aware through the code of conduct that non-attendance, which includes apologies not being accepted, will result in the removal of a trustee six months from the date of first non-attendance.

2018/2019 Attendance

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NameTrustee Meetings attendedMarketing & Comms
Committee Meetings attended
Premises Committee
Meetings attended
Finance & Audit
Committee Meetings attended
Davender Kaur Bahi0 (out of 1)1 (out of 1)1 (out of 1)N/A
Richard Berry3 (out of 4)N/A4 (out of 4)N/A
Mandip Chaggar2 (out of 2)N/A0 (out of 1)N/A
Sukhraj Singh Gill0 (out of 2)N/AN/AN/A
Stuart Jolley2 (out of 2)N/AN/A2 (out of 2)
Jordan License4 (out of 4)1 (out of 1)N/A2 (out of 2)
Jatinder Mehmi2 (out of 4)N/AN/AN/A
Vicki Morris1 (out of 2)N/AN/AN/A
Chris Needham1 (out of 2)N/A0 (out of 1)N/A
Rashpal Singh Sagoo3 (out of 4)2 (out of 2)N/AN/A
Amrik Sindhar1 (out of 2)N/AN/A1 (out of 2)
Hardev Singh3 (out of 4)N/AN/A2 (out of 3)
Harnek Singh4 (out of 4)2 (out of 2)4 (out of 4)3 (out of 3)
Palvinder Singh0 (out of 1)N/AN/AN/A
Sukhdev Singh2 (out of 2)N/AN/AN/A
Rebecca White4 (out of 4)1 (out of 2)N/AN/A

KSA Primary – Full 2018/2019 Attendance Table

KSA Primary – GB 2017-18 Attendance Table

If you would like to see the official minutes from our Trustee Meetings, please ask at the School Office.

Annual Governance Statements

KSA Primary – Annual Governance Statement 2019

KSA Leeds – Annual Governance Statement 2018

Governance Structure

2018 to 2019 Governance Structure

Applying to be a Trustee at Primley Wood Primary

If you are interested in becoming a School Trustee, please complete the application form below and return it to info@khalsascienceacademy.org.uk.

Trustee Application Form

Memorandum and Articles

Khalsa Education Trust was incorporated in February 2012. The Memorandum and Articles are the official documents used to create a company and register it at Companies House. They set out what the Trust aims to do and how. You can view them by clicking the button below.

More information can be found at Companies House, Company Number 07954683.

Funding Agreement

Please click the link below to view a copy of our Funding Agreement.

KSA Primary Funding Agreement