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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:


Sally Snooks                                                                       Headteacher

Sandra Shipton                     Chair of Governors            Co-opted

Jenny Young                          Vice Chair                            Local Authority

Yael Owen-McKenna             Vice Chair                           Co-opted

Jammela Bibi                                                                      Co-opted

Tara Mahmood                                                                  Elected parent

Adelle Capolla                                                                    Elected parent

Neelam Kumari                                                                  Co-opted

Joe Shepherd                                                                     Elected Staff

Sarah Soeson                                                                    Co-opted

Amanda Taylor                                                                  Co-opted


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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