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 – Mrs Samantha Ward

Name of Governor Category End of term of Office
Mr Brian Ridgway LA 21.10.2021
Mr Alan Wilson Co opted 16.06.2019
Miss Julie Meiner Co opted 27.11.2022
Mrs Terri Homyard Parent 14.11.2021
Mr Bradley Jones Co Opted 17.05.2022
Mr Matthew Bullock Parent  28.01.2020
Mrs Jayne Bentley Staff 06.01.2020
2 Vacancies 1 Parent 1 Co Opted
Ms Michelle Lewis Co opted 03.03.2020
Mr Simon Fuller Headteacher

2017 Ofsted Inspection Dashboard
Governor Calendar 2018 2019
Governor Calendar 2017 2018
Governor Calendar 2016 2017
The Governing Body Terms of Reference 2018
Governor-Committees October 2016
Governor Attendance Report 2017 2018
Governor Attendance Report 2016 2017
FFT KS1 2015 Gov Dash
FFT KS2 2016 Gov Dashboard

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