Governing Body

The Governing Body meets once every term to discuss school business and monitor progress in meeting school improvement targets. ‘Resources’ and ‘Teaching and Learning’ sub-committees meet regularly and report back to the full Governing Body. The Student Discipline, Staff Dismissal and Appeals Committees also meet as and when necessary as do convened Appointments Committees. The Chair of Governors keeps in close contact with the school throughout the year and meets regularly with the Headteacher. 

The Governing Body monitors the progress of the School Development Plan, is involved in the appraisal of all staff and works with the Headteacher in managing the school’s budget and resources.  


Our Governing Body currently comprises:

  • Mr B. Blackwood - Chair of Governors
  • Mr D. Hawthorne - Vice-chair - Co-opted
  • Mr R. Twigg - LA Representative
  • Mrs S. Barratt, Mrs C. Warke, Mrs K. Brennan, Mrs L. Hunt, Mrs A. Allcock - Co-opted Governors
  • Mrs P. Fletcher, Mr P. Morris, Mr D .Jones  & Mr G. Gedroge - Parent Governors
  • Mrs L. Gee - Staff Governor
  • Mr J. Law - Headteacher

Mrs S. Camacho - Governor Support Officer

Details of attendance at Governing Body meetings over the past 12 months can be found here: Attendance 2016-17

Attendance 2017-18

Full details of Governing Body roles and terms of office can be found here:

Governing Body 2017-18


Register of interests

No members of our Governing Body have any relevant business interests.

Mr R. Twigg is also a Governor at Norris Bank Primary School.