Category Archives: Correspondence with school and governors

WE WON!

Dear Parents and Carers, The Governors have tonight unanimously decided, after a long and exhaustive consultation process, that Hove Park School will not convert to an academy. We want to thank the students, parents and carers for their passionate contribution … Continue reading

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LETTER FROM HOHPS TO THE HPS GOVERNING BODY

Dear  Hove Park School, Governing Body, As we are sure you are all too aware, a major decision on the future of Hove Park School is in your hands tomorrow (22/9/14). As a group of parents, carers, grandparents, students and … Continue reading

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Letter to governors: No appetite for academy – now let staff and students focus on education and learning

Dear Mike Nicholls, Chair of Governors and HPS Governing Body, Events of the last few days have demonstrated a very clear and strong opposition to the proposed academy conversion at Hove Park School amongst a broad range of the local … Continue reading

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Pecuniary interests

Dear Mr Nicholls I have received information that although all of the governors have signed to say that they have no pecuniary interests, at least one of the governors does have a pecuniary interest. I ask that you check with … Continue reading

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Parents want to know why Hove Park head went to Saudi Arabia

9 June 2014  Dear Mike Nicholls, Chair of Board of Governors, and Governors  Further to a letter and Freedom of Information request from a Hove Park School parent on 5th May 2014, which has yet to receive a reply and is … Continue reading

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Background on academy ‘broker’ Mr Robert Back

3 June 2014 Letter to the Governors Dear Mike Nicholls, HPS Chair of Governors, and Governing Body, We would like to bring to your attention some information that we have obtained on the background of Mr Robert Back, the Department … Continue reading

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Election of three missing parent governors

Dear Mike Nicholls, HPS Chair of Governors and Governing Body,The Director of Children’s Services at Brighton & Hove City Council, Mr Pinacki Ghoshal, has twice written to the Board of Governors at Hove Park School instructing it to hold elections … Continue reading

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Academies – not good news!

From: <handsoffhoveparksch@gmail.com> Date: Thu, May 22, 2014 at 5:47 PM Subject: Information to consider as part of consultation Dear members of the Hove Park School Governing Body, As the people with the responsibility of making the right decision on whether or … Continue reading

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Correspondence: Telephone consultation for parents

Dear Mike Nicholls, HPS Chair of Governors and Governing Body, Hands Off Hove Park is very interested to hear about a new development in the consultation process. As far as we know, this was mentioned for the first time in … Continue reading

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Correspondence: Face-to-face dialogue with parents and governors

Dear Mike Nicholls, HPS Chair of Governors and Governing Body, Parents attending the Year 11/Sixth Form consultation meeting last night were very disappointed to hear Mr Trimmer say that the senior leadership team and the Governing Body would not meet … Continue reading

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