Arbor Academy Trust strives for excellence across it schools and provides an inclusive curriculum that celebrates the social and cultural diversity of students. The Trust’s ethos of encouraging positive behaviour is based on the five Cs – care, courtesy, commitment, consideration and co-operation. Trust schools will deliver on these values by:


Terms of Reference and Scheme of Delegation for Local Governing Boards


Local Governing Body of Selwyn


Jenni Walsh (Trustee appointment) (Chair of Governors)

Tamie Kyriakou (Parent)

Tania Sach   (Staff appointment)

Emma Finnigan (Trustee appointment - 01/05/2019) (Also a parent)

Gillian Lambert (Trustee appointment - 01/05/2019) ( Also a parent)

 David Livie  (Headteacher)

Suzanne Erbes (Trustee appointment - 01/05/2019)




Paul Lyons

Victoria Coxon

John Cottrill

Imran Patel

Bobby Friedman



Marcia Douet (Chair)

Graham Moss (Vice-Chair)

Maureen Okoye (Chief Executive)

Michael Russell

Helen Wagner

Jaqueline Westaway

Candice Dwight (appointed 01/02/2019)

Irfana Malik (appointed 30/7/2019)



If you would like to contact the chair of the Trust, Marcia Douet, please contact the school office.








Selwyn primary school is operated by Arbor Academy Trust, a charitable company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales with company number 10234376. The registered office is at Arbor Academy Trust, Davies Lane primary school, Davies Lane, Leytonstone E11 3DR



Selwyn Primary School,

Selwyn Avenue, Highams Park

E4 9NE







School hours

Office Hours

8.30am - 4.30pm



Main Telephone:

Tel: 0208 527 3814

Fax: 0208 523 3230




Chief Executive - Maureen Okoye

Executive Principal – Jason Cook

Head of School – David Livie