Education expert Sir Barry Day brought into Etwall's John Port School to lead new board
A government tsar has been brought into John Port School to lead a new board after the resignation of a number of governors.
Sir Barry Day is to lead an interim academy board at the Etwall school, which has been appointed by the Department for Education.
The news comes in an email which has been sent out to parents by the school's headteacher Chris Sainsbury.
IN OTHER NEWS: Man 'brandishing a gun' bursts in on funeral wake in Derbyshire pub In the email to parents at John Port School, the biggest secondary school in Derbyshire, he said: "I am pleased to announce that Sir Barry Day, OBE... read more
- 09:51 22 dead in suspected terrorist attack at pop concert in Manchester
- 09:51 Two South Shields youngsters still missing following Manchester blast
- 09:51 North East celebrities send messages of support after Manchester...
- 09:51 Bishop of Durham condemns 'wanton attack on innocent and...
- 09:51 Manchester Terror Attack: Sheffield man caught up in bomb blast
- 09:51 Relatives search for loved ones still missing after Manchester...
- 09:50 Region's football clubs shocked by Manchester Arena terror attack
- 09:50 Manchester Arena attack: Football world pays tribute to victims at...
- 09:50 Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?
- 09:50 Manchester United will not hold an open-top bus parade should they...
- 09:49 Arsenal have overindulged Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, says...
- 09:49 Paper round-up: Manchester United to axe Smalling, Conte’s Costa...
- 09:48 Region's football clubs shocked by Manchester Arena terror attack
- 09:48 Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?
- 09:47 LIVE BLOG: 22 dead after terror attack at Manchester Arena concert
- 09:47 Ariana Grande suspends world tour after 22 killed in Manchester...
- 09:47 Championship news: former Newcastle United manager linked with...
- 09:47 Manchester bomber ‘targeted security soft spot’
- 09:47 Poignant tribute to innocent Ariana Grande fans killed in...
- 09:46 Trump denounces Manchester attack by 'evil losers'
- 09:46 Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?
- 09:46 Police officers from West Yorkshire drafted in to Manchester...
- 09:46 Man suffered smoke inhalation after bedroom catches fire in Leeds
- 09:46 Man injured during altercation in Grimsby's East Marsh
- 09:45 Lancashire win again in rugby's County Championship
- 09:45 PNE's Browne gets Republic of Ireland call-up
- 09:45 Cyclist in hospital with serious injuries after falling from bike
- 09:44 IMF needs more realism in euro zone assumptions on Greece
- 09:44 UK budget deficit widens more than expected as VAT revenues stall
- 09:44 Chelsea target Alvaro Morata consoled at Real Madrid parade amid...