4Manjit Singh Kaley is a Governor responsible for Health and Safety as well as Pupil Premium. Manjit was educated in the Netherlands as an electronics engineer. Manjit has worked in the USA and has over 10 years experience in building management systems. He currently helps manage buildings systems for over 30 blue-chip organisations, including the BBC and special schools.

10Nichhatar (Nick) Singh Kandola BSc (hons), MA, MBA was until recently the Chair of Governors at the school.and has been involved in helping establish multiple schools within the UK. He was the Chair of Governors for the Khalsa Primary School from 2005 to 2010. He has built and acquired software businesses in the UK and India. He is currently a Director for Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust.

Bhaskar Mukherjee, is a governor and a local resident. Bhaskar has a Masters degree in chemical process design from Manchester University and is a chartered engineer. Bhaskar is the Developmental Governor and takes responsibility for the coordination of training for the governors


 Satnam Singh Thamu, is the Chair of Governors of the Khalsa Secondary Academy from September 2017 and has a solid IT and Programme Management background. Satnam leads on the ICT strategy across the Trust and supports teachers to use ICT to enable effective learning. Satnam has been involved as a Governor with the school for many years and plays an active role is is also the new safeguarding governor.

Kirrendeep Lidher is a Governor at the school and is a corporate lawyer specialising in environmental matters. She is also the literacy governor at the school.

John Docherty is the Vice-Chair of Governors and is an experienced HR executive. He is the Maths Governor at the school.

Jessica Shepherd-Smith is a Governor at the school and leads on marketing for the school.

Anita Singh is the Parent Governor and leads the PTA as well as being the SEND Governor. 

Sulina Piesse (Acting Principal)

Ian Beeston (Staff governor)

Onkar Singh is the community governor for the school and helps provide a liaison with the local Sikh and non-Sikh community.

Parent governor vacancy (1)

Sub Committees

The school operates two main subcommittees, the first is the standards sub committee which provides challenge and support for educational outcomes. The second is the finance and resources committee which also has a health and safety and ICT function.