Harleston CE Primary Academy is part of the Diocese of Norwich St. Benet’s Multi Academy Trust, company number 11276240, set up as a charitable trust limited by guarantee. It has a tiered management and governance structure, with the Board of Trustees of the Academy Trust Company overseeing the strategic direction of each of its Academies. The Trustees of the Academy Trust Company can be seen on St Benet’s website.
The Trust is committed to engagement with local school communities and ensures each Academy has a Local Governing Body (LGB) working to a Scheme of Delegation.
On 1st January 2019, the two Local Governing Bodies of Harleston CE Primary Academy and Archbishop Sancroft High School federated into a single LGB, chaired by Mr R Linnell.