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Welcome to our Governors' section. 


Please find below a list of our School Governors including details of how our Governing body is structured, categories, responsibilities, committee membership and terms of appointment for each School Governor.


For your information we have also provided a Register of Business Interests, a record of Governor's committee attendance and copies of our Full Governing Body minutes for the last year (copies of previous minutes can be obtained from the school office).

 

If you wish to contact our Chair of Governors please write to him care of the school.  If you have an urgent enquiry please contact the school office and we will ask Mr MacSymons to return your call.

Chairman

Mr N MacSymons - Appointed 24/09/2003

 

Vice-Chairman

Mr C Hirst - Appointed 02/11/2005

 

Local Education Authority Representative

Mr B Crawford - Appointed 08/12/2016 (due 12/20)

Mrs L Pilley - Appointed 09/02/2010 - Retired 31/08/2016

 

Co-opted Governors

Mr S Cartmell - Appointed 23/03/2010 (due 03/18)

Mrs A Hesketh - Appointed 15/12/2015 (due 12/19)

Mr N MacSymons - Appointed 24/09/2003 (due 09/17)

Mrs Dorte Ravenscroft - Appointed 20/03/1992 - Retired 31/08/2016

Mrs S Hesk - Appointed 01/11/2011 (due (11/19)

Mr D Hamilton - Appointed 01/11/2010 - Retired 11/16

Mr C Hirst - Appointed 01/11/2005 (due 11/17)

Mrs K Johnson - Appointed 13/12/15 (due 12/19)

Mrs K Hill - Appointed 08/12/2016 (due 12/20)

Mrs S Jefferson - Appointed 08/12/2016 (due 12/20)

Mr R Newson - Appointed 08/12/2016 (due 12/20)

 

Parent Governors

Mr M Fuce - Appointed 11/03/2014 (due 03/2018)

Mr G Hughes - Appointed 14/10/2013 (due 10/2017)

Mrs P Musgrave-Haddow - Appointed 08/03/2013 (due 03/2017)

Mrs A Horabin - Appointed 17/10/2016 (due 10/20)

Mrs L Plant - Appointed 02/05/2017 (due 5/21)

 

Staff Governor

Mr B Shoulders - Appointed 29/09/2011 (due 09/2019)

 

Headteacher Governor

Mrs L Willan - Appointed 01/09/2016

Governing Body Committee Membership

 

Staffing & Pay Committee

  • Mr B Crawford (Chair)
  • Mr C Hirst (Vice Chair)
  • Mr N MacSymons
  • Mrs. L Willan
  • Mrs P Musgrave-Haddow
  • Mrs A Horabin

Curriculum

  • Mrs A Hesketh (Chair)
  • Mr B Shoulders (Vice Chair)
  • Mrs K Hill
  • Mrs S Jefferson
  • Mr R Newson
  • Mr B Crawford
  • Mrs G Ellis (Head teacher’s Rep.)

 

Buildings & Health & Safety

  • Mr C Hirst (Chair)
  • Mr S Cartmell (Vice Chair)
  • Mr M Fuce
  • Mr G Hughes
  • Mrs W Mather (Headteacher’s Rep.)

Finance & General Purposes

  • Mr N MacSymons (Chair)
  • Mrs A Horabin (Vice Chair)
  • Mr B Crawford
  • Mrs L Willan
  • Mrs K Johnson
  • Mrs S Hesk

Head teacher’s Performance Management

  • Mr G Hughes
  • Mr C Hirst
  • Mrs A Hesketh

Performance Management Committee

  • Mr G Hughes
  • Mr C Hirst
  • Untainted Governor

Staff Discipline/Attendance Committee

  • Mr N MacSymons
  • Mr S Cartmell
  • Untainted Governor

Staff Discipline/Attendance & Dismissal Appeals Committee

  • Mr G Hughes
  • Mr B Crawford
  • Untainted Governor

Pay Appeals Committee

  • Mr S Cartmell
  • Mr M Fuce
  • Untainted Governor

Pupil Discipline Committee

  • Mr R Newson
  • Mr N MacSymons
  • Untainted Governor

Grievance Committee

  • Mr C Hirst
  • Mrs A Horabin
  • Untainted Governor

Grievance and Complaints Appeals Committee

  • Mrs P Musgrave-Haddow
  • Untainted Governor
  • Untainted Governor

 

 

Full Governing Body Committee Meeting Attendance

 

Full Governing Body Committee Meetings

Governor

Autumn 2015

(3-12-15)

Spring 2016

(31-3-16)

Summer 2016

(13-7-16)

Autumn 2016

(8-12-16)

Spring 2017

(23-3-17)

Summer 2017

(20-7-17)

Laura Willan

Observer

Apologies

Apologies

Yes

Yes

Yes

Susan Bartlett

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

Neil MacSymons (Chair)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Apologies

Deborah Latham

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

Ben Shoulders

Apologies

Yes

Yes

Apologies

Apologies

Yes

Brian Crawford

 

 

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

David Hamilton

Apologies

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

Gwyn Hughes

Yes

X

Yes

Yes

Apologies

Apologies

Rose Timmerman

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

Michael Fuce

Yes

Yes

Apologies

Yes

Apologies

Yes

Catherine Turner

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

Linda Pilley

Apologies

Apologies

 

 

 

 

Dorte Ravenscroft

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

Pam Musgrave-Haddow

X

Apologies

X

Yes

X

X

Kiran Hill

X

Yes

Apologies

X

Apologies

Apologies

Gill Ellis

Observer

Apologies

N/A

Observer

Yes

Yes

Philippa Fellows

 

 

Observer

Observer

Yes

Yes

Alison Horabin

 

 

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

Steven Cartmell

Yes

Apologies

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Steph Hesk

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Colin Hirst

Yes

Apologies

Yes

Yes

Apologies

Yes

Wendy Mather

 

 

Observer

N/A

Yes

Apologies

Angi Hesketh

Yes

Yes

Apologies

Yes

Yes

Yes

Katie Johnson

 

 

Observer

X

Yes

Yes

Richard Newson

 

 

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

Sandra Jefferson

 

 

 

Yes

Yes

Apologies

Laura Plant

 

 

 

 

 

Yes

 

 

Greyed area - not members of the Governing Body or have stepped down from the Governing Body

 

X - member did not attend and no apologies received

 

N/A - observers whose attendance is not required

 

Observer - observer in attendance at meeting

 

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