Our school governors work with the school to support the education of your children. They are drawn from all parts of the local community and it is their role to ensure that high standards are maintained throughout all aspects of your child’s education and well-being.
With the headteacher and staff of the school, they contribute to school improvement in the following ways.
The Governing Board currently comprises a total of 15 governors who are appointed for three years:
Our Governing Board also currently has two Associate Members who were appointed to bring specific skills to the Governing Board.
The Board meets twice each term to discuss the school’s progress. The Chair can be contacted via the School Office.
Our Governors are:
|Governor Type||Name of Governor||Date Appointed|
Mrs Fran Crockett
Mrs Leesa Sharpe (Headteacher)
Mrs Nicola Hubert
Mrs Karen Horrocks
Mrs Sarah Singleton
Mrs Katie Johnston
Mrs Sarah McGloin
Mrs Jennifer Heaps
Mr Simon Ratcliffe
|Local Authority Governor||Mr Lee Rowland||26/01/2021|
Academic Year 2021/2022
|Chair of Governor||Mrs S Singleton|
|Vice Chair of Governors||Mrs K Johnston|
|Headteacher||Mrs L Sharpe|
|Child Protection/Safeguarding Governor||Mrs J Heaps|
Miss V Bonner
Dr M Barrowman
|Local Authority Governor||Mr L Rowland|
|SEND Governor||Mrs S Singleton|
|Looked After Children Governor||Mrs J Heaps|
|Anti Bullying Governor||Mrs K Johnston|
In September 2018 the Governing Board undertook a review of their committee structure and decided to move towards a structure where two Full Governing Board meetings would be held per term with one meeting having a main focus on curriculum and the other focused on Resources (Finance, Premises and Personnel).
& Responsibilities 2021/22
Performance Management Review
Lorraine Manford (SIP)
Childrens’ Welfare & Behaviour
2 X External Governor
2 X External Governors’
2 X External Governors’
Pay Appeals Committee
More Able/Gifted & Talented
Inclusion (Equality & Diversity)
Freedom of Info
Whistleblowing & Data Protection
Link Governor Training
Co-ordinator & New
Health & Safety
Special Educational Needs
Looked After Children
More about us
Information on each Governor currently being updated
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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