Welcome to our Governors’ section.
Please find below details of how our Governing board is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.
The school’s governors are people who want to make a positive contribution to children’s education. School governors come from every walk of life. There are over 300,000 school governors in England and they form the largest volunteer force in the country. They have an important part to play in raising school standards through their three key roles:
Establishing accountability, by:
Ensuring accountability, by:
Ensuring financial probity, by:
The role of the governing body is key to the effectiveness of a school. Time and time again Ofsted has noted that the good schools demonstrate effective leadership and management which includes by the governing body. The governors’ role is not about fundraising; neither is it about cheerleading for the school (though governors might do both those things).