Local Governing Body

Atlantic Academy is overseen by the Launceston College MAT board. Details of board members, and the contact for correspondence can be found on the MAT website.

Local Governing Body

We are currently developing a local governing body, whose responsibilities will be to oversee the development of teaching and learning at Atlantic Academy. If you feel you have the skills and experience to become a governor, and are interested in finding out more, please contact Lynsey Slater, Principal.

Gilly Sanders

Gilly retired in 2010 and moved to North Devon in 2012 following a career in marketing communications; she worked in media planning and buying in London for over 35 years in both public and private sector. She has been a school governor for over 20 years and, until 2012, served the primary and secondary schools in West London attended by her two children.

Gilly is part of the Launceston College MAT board, and has been responsible for overseeing the conversion of the school to the Launceston College MAT. Gilly will continue to serve on the local governing body once established.