Governance

Board of Trustees

SSA Trustees are committed to ensuring the academy’s success. Their diverse range of experience, knowledge and interests collectively support and challenge SSA to ensure that it delivers its vision.

Name Appointed by Term from Term to Roles
Abid Abdul-Bari Appointed by academy members 10/12/20 09/12/24  
Abid Patel Elected by parents 04/11/19 03/11/23  
Alex Shapland-Howes Appointed by academy members 29/11/17 28/11/25  
Andrew Ford  Appointed by academy members 21/03/21 22/03/22  
Craig Hewitt  Ex- officio by virtue of office as headteacher 01/09/20 - SSA Headteacher 
Hamilton Prium Appointed by academy members 24/04/20 10/11/22 Chair
Idris Ibrahim Appointed by academy members 26/10/17 25/10/25  

Jayadevan 

Pillai

Appointed by academy members 28/11/17 27/11/25  
Laura McInerney Appointed by academy members 21/03/21 20/03/22 Curriculum and Standards Chair
Neil Jepson Appointed by academy members 08/09/19 07/10/23 Resources, Audit and Risk Chair 
Parves Sheikh  Elected by parents 04/11/19 03/11/23  

 

Trustees who have served in the last 12 months:

Name Appointed by Term from Term to Additional Information Roles
Loraine Cox Appointed by academy members 21/03/21 26/08/21  

Vice Chair

Joshua Jarvis Staff  28/03/19 27/09/21    
Wendy Stevenson Appointed by academy members 15/06/20 13/12/21    

 

Members

Name Appointed by Term From Roles
Abid Abdul-Bari Appointed by academy members 10/12/20  
Abid Patel Appointed by academy members 04/11/19  
Alex Shapland-Howes Appointed by academy members 29/11/13  
Andrew Ford  Appointed by academy members 21/03/18  
Hamilton Prium Original signatory member 22/09/11  
Idris Ibrahim Original signatory member 22/09/11  

Jayadevan 

Pillai

Appointed by academy members 18/11/13  
Laura McInerney Appointed by academy members 21/03/18  
Neil Jepson Appointed by academy members 08/10/15  
Parves Sheikh  Appointed by academy members 04/11/19  

 

Documents

Trustee Declarations of InterestTrustee Meeting Dates - Academic Year - 2021/2022Trustee Record of Attendance - Academic Year - 2021/2022

 

Contact

If you wish to contact the Chair of Trustees, please write to:

Mr Hamilton Pruim
C/O Stratford School Academy
Upton Lane Site,
Upton Lane,
Forest Gate,
E7 9PR