Westlake Academy is governed by a President and a five-member Board of Trustees. Each of the members is elected for a two-year term, and members currently serve on the Town Council for the Town of Westlake.
The Board of Trustees establishes school policy, approves the Academy's annual operating budget, and serves as the legislative body of Westlake Academy.
The Board holds its regular meetings on one Monday of each month. These meetings typically begin with a workshop at 5:00 p.m. and the regular meeting follows at 6:00 p.m. All meetings are held in the Council Chambers (Suite 7100, lower level) at Westlake Town Hall, 1500 Solana Boulevard, Bldg. 7, Westlake, TX 76262.