The Governing body is made up of three main committees

Resources:

This committee is responsible for finance, staffing issues and buildings. The chair of this committee is Craig Looker.

Achievement & Curriculum:

This committee is responsible for learning, curriculum, pupil progress and achievement. The chair of this committee is Tim Cross.

Children, Families & Community:

This committee is responsible for safeguarding, is a link for the school council to speak direct with governors, family issues and community activities. This committee has strong links with our church, local playgroups, Friends of Headlands and is exploring closer working with local business. The Chair of this committee is Kirsty Dickinson.

The Chair of Governors is Dave Claughton and Vice Chair is Gemma Wright.

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Governing Body

Name Appointed By From To
Dave Claughton Appointed by GB/board 07/07/2019 06/07/2023
Gemma Katherine Wright Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 27/04/2018 26/04/2022
Timothy Austin Cross Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 23/04/2018 22/04/2022
Craig Looker Appointed by GB/board 08/10/2018 07/10/2022
Kirsty Dickinson Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 03/04/2018 02/04/2022
Raheela Afzaal Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 11/12/2017 10/12/2021
Sally Greenwood Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 01/11/2017 30/10/2021
Karen Young Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 05/12/2016 04/12/2020
Laura Drummond Elected by school staff 28/09/2019 27/09/2023
Peta Cocker Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2007 –/–/—-

Previous Governors

Name Appointed By From Left
Adrian Powell Appointed by GB/board 24/10/2017 23/07/2018
Adam Blades Elected by parents 14/02/2014 13/02/2018
Jayne Ryan Appointed by GB/board 07/07/2015 18/09/2018
Ian Stone Appointed by GB/board 07/07/2015 06/07/2019

Register of Business Interests

Members of the Governing Body are asked to record any pecuniary interests held either personally or through a company or relative or partner. An ‘interest’ is a situation where a member of the governing body may be affected personally or financially, directly or indirectly, or in some other way by a decision made at a meeting where the governor is present.

Governor Minutes

Children, Families and Community Minutes

Achievement and Curriculum Minutes

Finance, Resource and Staffing Minutes