Everyone at Derby Pride Academy are sad to share with you all the death of our Safeguarding Governor, Mr Ian Thompson.
Mr Thompson, aged 53, died suddenly in his sleep during the night of 6th June 2020. He was an active and valued Governor, providing support to the team and overseeing the safeguarding practices lead by Mrs Taylor.
Mr Thompson was also a Forest School Practitioner and District Chairman for Scouts, as well as being actively involved in a number of charities. He leaves behind his wife and three children.
We are saddened at the loss of such a valued Governor. Members of the team will pay their respects and say their final goodbyes at his funeral on Friday 10th July 2020.