In the CLF the main Governing Body is the CLF Board. Representatives from the CLF Sponsors, UWE and Rolls Royce.


There are sub-committees to this Board, which support the strategic role of the Board.Each Academy has a local Academy Council. Please note that the responsibilities of the Academy Council are not the same as a traditional School Governing Body, as the CLF Board holds these responsibilities.

MPA Academy Council Minutes – September 2016.xps

MPA Academy Council Minutes – October 2016.xps

MPA Academy Council Minutes – February 2017.xps

The chair of our Academy Council is Nicky McCallister and can be contacted via email at


Here are the names of our Academy Councillors at Minerva Primary Academy:

Nicky McCallister – Chair of Academy Council
Dan Baker – Staff Councillor
Bridget Suitters – Cabot Learning Federation Councillor – Health and Safety and Safeguarding Representative
Dan Wilesmith – Cabot Learning Federation Councillor – Student Voice Representative
Sharon Stell – Cabot Learning Federation Councillor
Jennifer Harvey – Staff Councillor
Heather Jones – Parent Councillor
Helen Wilkinson – Cabot Learning Federation
Anna Keen – Cabot Learning Federation
Ashwaq Cabdirahman Ahmed – Parent Councillor

Nithya Prabhaukar – Cabot Learning Federation


2016 – 2017 – None of the above Councillors have any pecuniary interests.