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The Governors have an important role in ensuring that the School is well run:

Key roles of governors:

  • To ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction

  • To hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff

  • To oversee the financial performance of the school and make sure its money is well spent 


They also carry out a number of other important duties, which include:

  • Determining how the school's budget is spent

  • The appointing and dismissing of staff

  • Hearing appeals and grievances

  • Forming policy on the school's curriculum and collective worship

  • Setting standards for pupils' behaviour and discipline

  • Making sure school buildings are welcoming and safe

  • Setting and monitoring the school's aims and policies  


Who are the Governing Body:


Sandra Shipton                     Chair of Governors                Co-opted

Jenny Young                          Vice Chair                             Local Authority

Yael Owen-McKenna             Vice Chair                             Co-opted

Sally Snooks                                                                        Headteacher

Jammela Bibi                                                                       Elected parent

Tara Mahmood                                                                    Elected parent

Adelle Capolla                                                                     Elected parent

Neelam Kumari                                                                   Elected Staff

Joe Shepherd                                                                      Elected Staff


For more information on the responsibilty of our governors please download the supporting document on this page or visit the Governor Remit Page.


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Remit of Governors Jan 2016.pdf 28th Jan 2016 Download