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 KSA Primary.

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.

Name Date
appointed
& term
CommitteesSpecialism
Harnek Singh
Chair
Complaints
12/11/2014 –
12/11/2022
Finance, Resources
& Risk
Business management
Communications
Rebecca White
Vice Chair
SEN Lead Govenor
Safeguarding Lead
Governor
26/04/2018 –
25/04/2023
Curriculum &
Pastoral
Teaching & Learning
SEN
Safeguarding
Hardev Singh Sidhu12/11/2014 –
11/11/2022
Finance, Resources
& Risk
Finance
Jatinder Singh
Mehmi
Admissions Lead
Governor
12/06/2014 –
12/06/2022
Curriculum &
Pastoral
Sustainability
SEN
Equality
Rashpal Singh
Sagoo
19/04/2018 –
18/04/23
Finance, Resources
& Risk
Communications
Richard Berry
H&S Lead
Governor
19/04/2018 –
18/04/23
Finance, Resources
& Risk
Facilities management
Vicki Morris12/04/2019 –
12/04/2024
Curriculum &
Pastoral
Teaching & Learning
Stuart Jolley

13/03/2019 –
13/03/2024
Finance, Resources
& Risk (Chair)
Safer recruitment
Finance
HR
Amrik Sindhar11/03/2019 –
11/03/2024
Finance, Resources
& Risk
Finance
Sukhdev Singh03/05/2019 –
03/05/2024
Curriculum &
Pastoral (Chair)
Teaching & Learning
Quality auditing and
improvement
Billy Singh Sagoo
Parent Trustee

19/09/2019 –
19/09/2024
Finance, Resources
& Risk

New tbc
Harsimran Deagon
Parent Trustee
19/09/2019 –
19/09/2024
Curriculum &
Pastoral

New tbc
Bhagat Singh
Kular
Community Trustee
19/09/2019 –
19/09/2024
Finance, Resources
& Risk

New tbc
Jordan License
Accounting Officer
Associate Trustee
01/01/2019 –
on-going
Finance, Resources
& Risk
Teaching & Learning
Sharon Rudd
Chief Finance Officer
Staff Trustee
25/02/2019 –
on-going
19/09/2019 –
19/09/2024
Finance, Resources
& Risk
Business management
Sustainability
Communications
Sarah Rai
Staff Trustee
19/09/2019 –
19/09/2024
Curriculum &
Pastoral

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

NameFinancial InterestPersonal
Interests
Governance
Interests
Harnek SinghManaging Director
of DBS Marketing
NoneNone
Rebecca WhiteNoneNoctua Local
Leaders for
Education support
Head Teacher at
Sharp Lane
Primary School
Vice Chair of
Governors at Lane
End Primary
School since 2016
Hardev Singh
Sidhu
NoneKSA Benevolent Fund
Not-for-profit
partnership
providing transport
to KSA Primary
None
Jatinder Singh
Mehmi
Chair of South Asia Arts UK –
occasional use of
School building
NoneParent Governor at
Carr Manor Wood
Primary
School since 2015
Rashpal Singh
Sagoo
Director at Box Media
Studios Ltd
NoneNone
Richard Berry2019 update to follow
Vicki MorrisAssistant Principal at
Leeds City Academy
NoneNone
Stuart JolleyChief Financial Officer
White Rose Academy
from January 2019
Chartered Institute of
Public Finance &
Accountancy
Central Yorkshire
County Scout
Council

Amrik Sindhar
NoneNoneNone
Sukhdev SinghNoneNoneNone
Harsimran
Kaur Deagon
NoneNoneNone
Jordan LicenseActing Principal
at KSA Primary
NoneNone
Sarah RaiAssistant Principal
at KSA Primary
NoneNone
Sharon RuddOffice Manager
at KSA Primary
NoneNone

Attendance at Meetings

Trustees have good attendance at meetings overall. Apologies for non-attendance are considered on an individual basis: trustees are aware though 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

Trustee
Name 

Trustee
Meetings
attended
Marketing &
Comms
Committee
Meetings
attended
Premises
Committee Meetings
attended
Finance
and Audit
Committee
Meetings
attended
Davender
Kaur Bahi
0 (out of 1)

1 (out of 1)

1 (out of 1)

N/A
Richard
Berry
3 (out of 4)

N/A4 (out of 4)

N/A
Mandip
Chaggar
2 (out of 2)
N/A0 (out of 1)N/A
Sukhraj
Singh Gill
0 (out of 2)
N/AN/AN/A
Stuart
Jolley
2 (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
Sagoo
3 (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 KSA 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