OSA is part of Danes Educational Trust.  Each school within the Trust has a School Board comprising local Governors.  The School Board holds 4 meetings per year.  In addition, each School Board has a sub-committee for Admissions and one for Senior Staff Pay and Remuneration.

Danes Educational Trust governance information.

contact the Governors of osa


Sarah McEleavey - Chair of Governors

Sarah is a parent Governor. Her eldest child attended OSA and her youngest is now in Year 11. For the past 23 years, she has been PA to the Director of a financial services firm of IFAs. She is responsible for all aspects of compliance, performance management, training and development.

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David Bullock - Headteacher

David was appointed as Headteacher in September 2018. He is a former resident of Hatfield and attended school locally. He studied his Degree at Brunel University and his PGCE at Loughborough University before completing his MEd at Cambridge University in 2014. He loves sport and movies and has two children.

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NAME Governor Type TERMS ENDS  
David Bullock  Headteacher 01.09.2022  
Sarah McEleavey  Chair of Governors 26.11.2021  


OSA Local Governing Body attendance Records 2020/2021

OSA Local governing Body Relevant Business and Pecuniary Interests 13/12/20

OSA Local Governing Body Leavers