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How Are The Governors Organised?

The governors are:


Ruth Longley (Chair- Foundation Governor)

Teresa Adams (Parent Governor)

Dame Lorna Boreland-Kelly (Foundation Governor)

Mrs Bowers (Staff Governor)

Mrs Claffey (Head Teacher)

Brendan Geraghty (Co-Vice Chair - Foundation Governor)

Judy Hayler (Foundation Governor)

Nick Hodges (Local Authority Governor)

Jonathan Jenkins (Co- Vice Chair - Foundation Governor)

Fr Steven Purnell (Parish Priest – Foundation Governor)

and an Associate Member, Mrs Coster (Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator).


The governing body meets once every half-term.


There are statutory committees which meet when required which are:-

Admissions Committee
Headteacher’s Performance Management Review Panel Chair, Dame Lorna Boreland-Kelly

Pay Performance Review Panel


There are special positions on the Governing Body and these are filled

as follows:


Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)

and Safeguarding Governor – Dame Lorna Boreland-Kelly
Health & Safety Governor - Brendan Geraghty


A role of governors is to establish links with the subject leaders in the school and make visits to meet with those leaders and look at how the school is carrying out its responsibilities in the various subjects.

The allocation of subjects is as follows:

Premises Governor - Brendan Geraghty

Finance - Jonathan Jenkins

English - Teresa Adams

R.E. - Fr Steven Purnell
Maths – Nick Hodges
Science – Jonathan Jenkins

ICT – Jonathan Jenkins

EYFS Reception – Ruth Longley

Modern Foreign Languages (French) - Ruth Longley
Creative Curriculum - Brendan Geraghty
P.E. - Nicholas Hodges