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School Governors

Welcome to our governors' section.

Together, the Governors are responsible for:

 

Setting aims and targets for the school and checking the school's  progress towards attaining these

Monitoring how well the school's policies and plans are working.

Accounting for the performance of the school and the Governing Body.

Working with the Headteacher to make sure teaching at school is effective and good quality and the children are making the best possible progress.

Taking general responsibility for the school and its budget.

Challenging and supporting the senior management team and taking opportunities to show interest in and appreciation of staff and pupils.

Promoting the interests of the school and its pupils in the wider community.

 

Types of Governor

There are several different types of Governor:

 

Parent Governor 

Elected from parents at the school by parents at the school.

 

Staff Governor 

Elected from staff at the school by staff at the school.

 

Local Education Authority (LA) Governors

Appointed by the LEA.

 

Co-opted Governors

Appointed by members of the  Governing Body. They are intended to be representative of the local community and may add particular kinds of expertise.

 

Meet the Governors

Name

Category

Term of Office

Position

Responsibility

Register of Interests

Other Governance at any other educational institutions

Attendance at GB and Committee

Meetings

%

Brian Alker

 

 

Clerk

 

 

 

 

Sarah Francis

Co-opted

04.12.14-

03.12.18

Resigned

16.11.16

Chair

School Improvement

None

None

 

Christopher

Francis

Associate

04.12.14-03.12.18

Resigned

16.11.16

 

Finance

None

None

 

John Knibbs

Co-opted

01.10.15-30.09.19

Chair

Chair Finance

School Improvement

None

None

100

Pam Acheson

Headteacher

 

 

 

None

None

100

Parent

Parent

01.11.14-31.10.18

 

School Improvement

None

None

80

Alison Goulty

Parent

14.06.16-13.06.20

Vice

Chair School Improvement

None

None

100

Charles Mungroo

LEA

21.06.16-20.06.20

 

Finance

None

None

86

Chris Kimberley

Co-opted

05.04.17-04.04.21

 

SIC

None

None

100

Jennie King

Parent

23.05.17-

22.05.21

 

SIC

None

None

100

Tom   Ashworth    Co-opted 19.09.17- 18.09.21  

  Finance

  None

  None  
None of the governors are related to any of the staff including partners, spouses or relatives.

Meetings of the Governing Body

 

The minutes of any of the full meetings of the governing body are available on request from the school.

 

Meetings held on:

20th January 2016

19th May 2016

14th June 2016

5th October 2016 

15th November 2016 

7th February 2017

23rd May 2017

 

 

Contact Details

 

The Chair of Governors can be contacted via the following email address:   cofg@scotton-lingerfield.n-yorks.sch.uk