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Head Teacher Mrs Darwood Selly Park 8010209

Lisa Darwood

Trustee & Finance & Audit Committee member

Lisa is an headteacher of an outstanding secondary school - Selly Park Girls' School in Birmingham. In 2018, the school under her leadership was awarded 'Secondary School of the Year'. She is committed working with all pupils and the diverse communities they come from - and providing them with the best possible education. As well as ensuring academic standards and progress continue to rise for everyone, she has increased revenue and raised additional funds to provide new facilities within the school including an additional SEND resource base.

Lisa is passionate about school-to-school support and strengthening leadership of teaching and learning, and is a Specialist leader of Education. She is also co-founder of the Lisa Darwood Community International School in Ghana and volunteers locally supporting homeless people.