School governors provide strategic leadership and accountability in schools. Governors hold the head teacher and deputy headteacher to account for the daily running of the school. It is governors who hold the main responsibility for finance in schools, and it is governors who work with the headteacher to make the tough decisions about balancing resources.
The role of the governing board is a strategic one, its key functions are to:
The headteacher is responsible for the internal organisation, management and control of the school and the implementation of the strategic framework established by the governing board.
The Governors can be contacted via the school office and they would welcome any comments you would like to make about the school.
C - Complaints Panel
X - Exclusions, Staff Disciplinary and Appeals Panel
H&S and F - Health & Safety and Finance
H&S, F and P - Health& Safety, Finance and Personnel Committee
HTP - Head teacher Performance Panel
HTPR - Head teacher Performance Review Governor
P&C - Personnel and Curriculum Committee
C&L - Children & Learning Committee
SAP - Senior Appointments Panel
CPG - Child Protection Governor
DCPG - Deputy Child Protection Governor
GLAC - Governor for Looked After Children
SEND - Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Governor
EYFS - Early Years Foundation Stage (Year Nursery and Reception)