The school governing body divides it's work between three committees that each meet every half term. All governors can be contacted through the school office.
The Whole Governing Body
All governors meet together to monitor the implementation of school policies, to make strategic decisions about the work of the school and to ratify the work of the sub-committees.
The Chair of the Governing Body is David Higlett.
The Vice Chair of the Governing Body is Robbie Turkington.
The Resources Sub-Committee
This sub-committee meets to monitor the financial decisions made within school. It also sets and monitors policies to do with the employment of staff. Their final responsibility is to monitor the management and development of the school buildings and grounds.
This sub-committee is chaired by Kathryn Lugg.
The Teaching and Learning Sub-Committee
This sub-committee ensures that policies relating to the curriculum are being implemented effectively in school. They also monitor the effectiveness of teaching and learning.
This sub-committee is chaired by Marie Spencer.
Constitution of the Governing Body
Each member of the governing body represents a particular part of the school community. Each governor is nominated or elected by the relevant part of the school community. Each governor serves a term of four years from their election/nomination.
Governor Date of Sub-committee
Sean Taylor 09/2015 Resources
Local Authority Governor
David Higlett 10/2015 Teaching and Learning
Debbie Wyatt 11/2016 Resources
Liz Smith 09/2012 Teaching and Learning
Neil Maddock 09/2012 Teaching and Learning
Emma Wareham 01/2016 Resources
Paul Candy (Teacher in school) 09/2014 Teaching and Learning
The Governing Body can choose to co-opt additional governors with particular skills or experience
Kathryn Lugg (School Business Manager) 10/2015 Resources
Robbie Turkington 10/2015 Resources
Cathy Baggott (SENCO in school) 10/2015 Teaching and Learning
Andrew Tindall (Parent) 10/2015 Teaching and Learning
Marie Spencer (Teacher in school) 10/2015 Teaching and Learning
The Governing body can also appoint associate governors with relevant skills or experience. These governors can vote on decisions in sub-committees but not as part of the whole governing body
Jacqueline Davis (Teacher in school) 10/2015 Teaching and Learning
Helen Aldred (Deputy Headteacher) 1/2016 Teaching and Learning