"Harnessing the skills and expertise of the wider community in an effort to maximise our pupils' academic, economic and emotional well-being to the highest of standards."

The board has been acknowledged by Ofsted as doing a good job. Ofsted noted that trustees are frequent visitors to school and that they are highly supportive and knowledgeable about all aspects of the school's work, including the quality of teaching and how well pupils are making progress. They also commented that the trustees are particularly skilful at making sure the school's budget is used wisely.

If you need to contact one of our trustees, please use the contact form available here.

Howard Junior School and Apollo Academies Trust Trustees are:


Gregory Hill - CEO

Gregory Hill has been the headteacher of Howard Junior School for 10 years and is the CEO of the Apollo Academies Trust. He is a champion for digital learning, employing technology to inspire and improve.



Rod Lee

Rod Lee is an HR specialist and a leading figure in the business community of King's Lynn.



Rachel Hartopp

Rachel Hartopp is an education consultant from the local area.


David Taylor

David Taylor is a local historian and volunteers at the Stories of Lynn museum.



Tele Barros

Tele is a local entrepreneur and tech visionary.



Nigel Link

Nigel has held various positions in financial institutions and has also worked as a trained negotiator and prison officer.



For more information regarding our Trustees, please click here to visit the Apollo Academies Trust Website