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Role of the Board of Governors

 

Schools and Academies have a Governing Body who represent the public and stakeholders and have an active interest in the school.

 

At Christ Church C. of E. Primary School our Governing Body comprises of representatives from Trinity/Christ Church, staff, parents and the local authority.  The duties of the Governing Body are to:

  • set strategic leadership direction, policies and objectives
  • oversee the financial management of the school in particular setting the school budget
  • appoint, challenge and support the headteacher in moving the school forward and ensuring every child gets the best possible education
  • hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff.

 

The Governing Body is made up of eleven members

 

  • 3 Foundation Governors
  • 4 Parent Governors
  • 2 Staff Governors
  • 1 Co-opted Governors
  • 1 Local Authority Governor

 

Foundation Governors:

 

  • Rev. David Horsfall (Ex Officio)
  • Mr. Ivor Leigh (Vice Chair)
  • Mr. Chris Johnson

 

Parent Governors:

 

  • Mr. Mark Grimwade
  • Mrs. Debs Frazer
  • Vacancy
  • Vacancy

 

Staff Governors:

 

  • Mrs. Sue Beckett (Headteacher)
  • Mrs. Julie Kent

 

Co-opted Governor:

 

  • Mrs. Elaine Goodban (Chair)

 

Local Authority Governor:

 

  • Vacancy

 

Clerk to Governors:

 

  • Mrs. Liz Knapper (School Business Manager)

 

The Board of Governors hold Governing Body meetings (at least 3 times a year) and sub-committee meetings (Teaching & Learning Committee and Resources Committee) regularly.

 

Governors serve for a minimum of 4 years. 

 

The Governing Body

 

 

The Governing Body Attendance Records

 

 

 

 

 


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