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The Governing Body 



The function of the Governing Body is to set the strategic direction of the school, to hold the Head Teacher to account and to oversee financial performance.

Governing Body Chair: Andrea Greaves

The Governing Body was reconstituted on 1st September 2017

There are a total of 9 governors: 2 elected by parents, 1 nominated by the local authority, 4 co-opted governors, 1 elected by the staff and the Head Teacher.

All governors are appointed for a term of 4 years

The full Governing Body now meets at least twice each term.


DETAILS OF APPOINTMENTS AND REGISTER OF INTERESTS                                         Updated 28th February 2018


NAME                                 POSITION                  BUSINESS INTERESTS              APPOINTED                TERM OF                                                                                        AND RELATIONSHIPS                                                     OFFICE ENDS


LEYTON McHALE            Head Teacher                                                                     01/09/2017


ANDREA GREAVES         Co-opted Governor       None to declare                            01/04/2015               31/03/2019

Chair of Governors

Training Link Governor

Special responsibility for

SEND and Inclusion

Early Years & Pupil Premium


DAVID SHARPLES           Parent Governor            None to declare                             29/04/2016                28/04/2020


Special responsibility for

Safeguarding & Child Protection

Health & Safety

Computing & Science



VACANCY                         Local Authority                                                                   

VACANCY                         Parent Governor


SARAH EDWARDS          Staff Governor                  Member of staff                        18/10/2012                17/10/2020



CARL MAW                       Co-opted Governor          Girlfriend staff member             05/12/2017                04/12/2021

Special responsibility for Finance.


JONATHON SANDERS     Co-opted Governor          None to declare                        05/12/2017                04/12/2021

Special responsibility for

PE and Sports Premium


ANN CULLIS                       Co-opted Governor          None to declare                       30/1/2018                29/01/2022

Special responsibility for Numeracy



JANE NOBLE                        Associate (Non-voting)  Member of Staff                     01/09/20217                31/08/2021                     

Special responsibility for Literacy,


LOUISE WINDSOR                Associate (Non-voting)  Member of Staff                      05/12/2017                04/12/2021



The following served as governors during the past 12 months:


JOHN SWIFT                             Co-opted Governor                              Retired 31 March 2017

DAVID HAINSWORTH               Co-opted Governor                              Resigned 21 April 2017

IAN HAMMOND                          Parent Governor                                  Resigned 8th December 2017

LOUISE WINDSOR                    Co-opted Governor                              Resigned 5th December2017  

JANE NOBLE                             Co-opted Governor                              Retired 31st August 2017

IAN HAMMOND                          Parent governor                                  Resigned 8th December 2017

ROSS BRAY                               Co-opted Governor                             Resigned 9th January 2018