Our Governors

Role of the Board of Governors

The Governing Body of our school is responsible for ensuring that it is run to promote the best pupil achievement.

Its duties include:
• setting strategic direction, policies and objectives
• the school budget
• reviewing progress against the school's budget and objectives
• appointing, challenging and supporting the headteacher

The Governing Body is made up of:

• parent governors (elected by parents)
• staff representatives (elected by school staff)
• local authority governors (appointed by the local authority)
• community governors (appointed by the governing body)


Members of the Governing Body

  • Chair
  • Eleanor Sinton (Community Governor)
  • Vice Chair
  • Andy Reading (Parent Governor)
  • Clerk

Staff Governors

  • Mrs Claire Howitt (Headteacher)
  • Miss Melanie Warren

Parent Governors

  • Rachel Kiernan
  • James Leah
  • Andy Reading
  • Keelie Leahy


Community Governors

  • Peter Fisher
  • Tom Falshaw
  • Paula Knight


LA Governors

  • Sarah Thompson