Board of Governors

We have Foundation status, with the Board of Governors responsible for the running of the school within the School Standards and Framework Act 1998.

Zanna PatchettChair of Board of Governors
Type of Governor – Co-opted Governor
Appointed by – Board of Governors in 2010
Date re-appointed – 01.09.2018
Term of office – (annually as chair)
Link roles – Child Protection, Attendance, Music, Equality, Modern Languages
Louise Clarke Vice-Chair of Board of Governors
Type of Governor – LA (Local Authority) Governor
Appointed by – Local Authority
Date appointed – 12.07.2019
Term of office – Four years
Link roles – Health & Safety, PSHE & C, Healthy Schools, Art, DT, PE
Gemma Range
Type of Governor – Parent Governor
Appointed by – Parents
Date appointed – 14.10.2020
Term of office – Four years
Link roles –
Dave Davies
Type of Governor – Parent Governor
Appointed by – The parents
Date appointed – 14.10.2019
Term of office – 4 years
Committee – Resources
Link role – Finance, Science
Pippa Brook
Type of Governor – Co-opted Governor
Appointed by – Board of Governors
Date appointed – 29.11.2016
Term of office – Four years
Link roles – Foundation Stage, Inclusion
Tazeem Dearnley
Type of Governor – Co-opted
Appointed by – Board of Governors
Date appointed – 10.01.2018
Term of office – Four years
Link roles – Humanities & RE
Kathryn Doody
Type of Governor – Co-opted Governor
Appointed by – Board of Governors
Date appointed – 05.08.2020
Term of office – Four years
Link roles – English
Mark Goossens
Type of Governor – Partnership Governor
Appointed by – Board of Governors
Date appointed – 09.07.2019
Term of office – Four Years
Link Roles – Computing & e-safety, Maths
Marjorie Dean
Type of Governor – Headteacher
Appointed by – The School
Date appointed – 02.09.2014
Term of office – Ongoing
Jane Thirlaway
Type of Governor – Clerk
Appointed by – The Board of Governors
Date appointed – 01.04.2005
Term of office – On-going
Pam Clinton
Type of Governor – Staff Governor
Appointed by – The School
Date appointed – 22.11.2011
Term of office – Ongoing
Date Minutes
20 November 2018 Read Minutes Here
19 March 2019 Read Minutes Here
9 July 2019 Read Minutes Here
30 September 2019 Read Minutes Here
Date Minutes
4 December 2018 Read Minutes Here
8 April 2019 Read Minutes Here
19 November 2019 Read Minutes Here