Gillas Lane Primary Academy and Nursery, Seaton Avenue, Houghton Le Spring, Sunderland, DH5 8EH

0191 553 6517

Gillas Lane Primary Academy and Nursery

Proud to be part of the Aim High Academy Trust


Chair of Governors Message


As Governors we take great pride that Gillas Lane Primary Academy provides a safe and caring environment where all are valued and supported by an experienced and well motivated team.  

The Headteacher, Governors, Teachers and Support Staff all strive to keep parents/carers fully informed of the progress your child is making.

We hope the friendly and exciting learning opportunities offered makes both yours and your child's time here a very happy and productive one.

Governors can be contacted through the school office on 01915536517.


Mrs J Milner

Chair of Governors


Governors information and duties: Please click here for the 'Register of Attendance' for Governor meetings

To find out more about our Annual Reports and Accounts, please visit the Aim High website

Gillas Lane Primary Academy

Local Governance Committee

Mrs Julie Milner - Chair (Co-opted)

Mrs Victoria Barker - Vice Chair (Parent)

Mrs Emma Monaghan - Headteacher

Mrs K Alcock - Co-opted

Mrs J Harrison - Parent

Mrs Susan McCoy - Staff

Mrs Edith Todd

Mr Graham Stephenson


Link Governor Responsibilities

Leadership and Management: Mrs J Milner and Mrs V Barker

Quality of Teaching, Learning and Assessment: Mrs J Milner and Mrs V Barker

Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare: Mrs K Alcock and Mrs J Harrison

Outcomes for Pupils: Mrs V Barker and Mrs K Alcock