The Governing Body is made up of parents, representatives of the local community and representatives from the Local Authority. It also includes the Headteacher and a representative from teaching and non-teaching staff.

The full governing body meet once a term (6 times a year). The governors are also organised into two sub-committees.

  • Teaching and Learning
  • Finance Resources and School Development

The Governing Body act as critical friends to the Headteacher and the school, their role includes

• helping to set the strategy for school improvement
• monitoring the effectiveness of the curriculum and assessment outcomes
• monitoring and helping to set standards of behaviour
• interviewing and recruiting staff
• monitoring the school budget in line with school development
• ensuring the school meets all statutory safeguarding duties

Chair of the Governing Body – Mr Brian Ridgway

Vice-Chair of the Governing Body – Miss Julie Meiner

Clerk to the Governing Body – Sheffield Clerking Service

Name of Governor Category End of term of Office
Mr Brian Ridgway LA 21.10.2021
Stephan Forrest Parent 27.02.2023
Miss Julie Meiner Co opted 27.11.2022
Mrs Terri Homyard Parent 14.11.2021
Mr Geoff Leyland Co Opted 14.07.2025
Mr Matthew Bullock Parent 28.01.2024
Ms Samantha Wardle Staff 21.10.2024
2 Vacancies 2 Co Opted  
Ms Michelle Lewis Co opted 03.03.2024
Mr Simon Fuller Headteacher  

Governor Calendar 2018 2019

Governors Calendar 2019 20
The Governing Body Terms of Reference

Governor Attendance Report 2018 2019

Governor Attendance Report 2017 2018
Governor Attendance Report 2016 2017

FAQ – become a school governor