Our Trustees oversee the vision and ethos of the school. Governors work closely with staff and parents, identifying priorities, taking action and monitoring school development.

The Trustees

  • Sharif Horthy (Chair of Trustees & Proprietor): of the Guerrand Hermes
  • Foundation for Peace and the Museum of World Religions
  • Dr Scherto Gill: Author, Research Fellow at the GHFP and at the University of Sussex
  • Andrew Holloway: Award-winning company director and author
  • Felicia McGarry: Art therapist and educator


  • Una Nicholson (Chair of Governors)
  • Alison Waterhouse (Interim Headteacher)
  • Rachel Barnard (safeguarding and health & safety)
  • Mark Berry (finance & resources)
  • Lydia Ellison (parents)
  • Ian Hickey (SEN)
  • Anne-Marie Fauvel (staff)
  • Sophia Poznansky (parents)
  • Raphaella Sapir (founding values)

The Chair of Governors can be contacted via the school here.

The school has received no formal complaints.

School Development

School Development priorities are decided through detailed reflection and consultation with staff, children and parents.

Current Development Priorities

Development priorities

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“Parents always say childhood goes too fast. Just one of the things I love about LNS is the chance it offers to be more connected to my children as they grow up.”

Sarah, parent