The Governors have an important role in ensuring that the School is well run:

Key roles of governors:

  • To ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction

  • To hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff

  • To oversee the financial performance of the school and make sure its money is well spent 

They also carry out a number of other important duties, which include:

  • Determining how the school's budget is spent

  • The appointing and dismissing of staff

  • Hearing appeals and grievances

  • Forming policy on the school's curriculum and collective worship

  • Setting standards for pupils' behaviour and discipline

  • Making sure school buildings are welcoming and safe

  • Setting and monitoring the school's aims and policies

Our Governors

Role Category Name Sub Committee Term Expiry


Parent Mr B Caley  All December 2024
Vice Chair Community Mrs S Weaver People, Pay & Premises December 2026
Headteacher   Mrs R O'Neill All N/A


Category Name Sub Committee Term Expiry
Community Mr N Ward Teaching, Learning & Wellbeing April 2026
Community Mrs T Hughes Teaching, Learning & Wellbeing February 2027
LA Mrs E Chard People, Pay & Premises December 2025
LA Cllr R Evans People, Pay & Premises March 2027
LA Mr M Ruane Teaching, Learning & Wellbeing October 2027
Parent Mrs S Whieldon People, Pay & Premises May 2028
Parent Mrs A Zyskowski People, Pay & Premises November 2026
Parent Mrs J Bamber Teaching, Learning & Wellbeing March 2027
Staff Mr D Lloyd People, Pay & Premises May 2026
Teacher Mr P Thomas Teaching, Learning & Wellbeing September 2027
Clerk Miss N Archer All N/A