Who We Are



T R U S T    M E M B E R S
Chair of Finance Ian Smith
Vice-Chair Phil Bridgen
Chairman Lynda Walker
Chair of a Comittee Tina Carter
Chair of a Comittee Jacqui Clements
G O V E R N I N G   B O D Y
Member-appointed Governor + Trust Member Lynda Walker
Member-appointed Governor + Trust Member Phil Brdgen
Member-appointed Governor + Trust Member Ian Smith
Member-appointed Governor Mike Culley
Member-appointed Governor Mary Roper
Member-appointed Governor Mary Roper


Member-appointed Governor + Trust Member Tina Carter
Member-appointed Governor + Trust Member Jacqui Clements


Parent Governor Lorraine Needham
Teaching Governor Chris Hogg
Teaching Governor Sue Shirley
Headteacher Andy Hodgkinson



The Chairman, Vice Chairman and Chairman of Finance automatically become Trust members by default, with 2 of the remaining 3 Committee Chairmen.

All Governors serve a 4 year term:

What we do

The Governing Body is the strategic decision making body of the school.

The school’s Headteacher is responsible for the day-to-day running of the school and the Governing Body works closely with the Headteacher and the staff.

A School Governor will get involved in:

How we do it

Governing Body Meetings are held once a term, usually in the second half of the term. Whole school issues are discussed and decisions and policies agreed as appropriate. All Governors are expected to attend these meetings.

We also have sub-committee which cover specific areas of school management. These meetings are held each half term. Each committee has a chairman, elected annually by the Governing Body. Members of the Governing Body may chose to join one or more committee.

The Committees are:

Governors attend training sessions to support their work and may also attend specific meetings to focus on particular areas for development.

Governors are encouraged to visit the school to monitor and review practices and to offer feedback.

Governors also have the opportunity of accompanying school trips and attending and supporting school events.

Governors can be contacted via the School:

To find our more about being a School Governor, visit: