“The governing body is forward-thinking in its approach to governance.” Ofsted March 2017

The Governing Body works closely with the Headteacher in the management and leadership of the school to ensure that the school continues to maintain its high standards as well as improve and develop further. The full Governing Body meets twice each term, with additional meetings for committees.

GB Meeting Dates 2018-19

Minutes of previous meetings are available to download below or hardcopies can be requested from the office.

19 September 2016

17 January 2017

15 March 2017

4 May 2017

6 June 2017

25 September 2017

8 November 2017

16 January 2018

1 February 2018

7 March 2018

3 May 2018

5 June 2018

Our report to parents from the Finance Committee is available here:  Finance Committee Report to Parents October 2018

If you would like to talk to a governor then please contact the school office. There are photos of all of us on this page so please feel free to have a chat if you see one of us at an event or in the playground.

Download a letter of introduction from our Chair, Judith Greenwood Letter from Judith (GB Chair) .

Members of the Governing Body (during the past 12 months)

Name
Committees
Category of Governor
Appointed By
Term End
Relevant Business Interests
Governor at Other Schools
Relationship with Other Governors or Staff
Paula Ayliffe
FinanceCo-OptedGoverning BodySeptember 2022Co-Headteacher NoneNone
Avinash BhangaonkarFinance,
Salary Appeal,
Conciliation
ParentElectedOctober 2020NoneNoneNone
Anna ChaudhriPersonnel,
Dismissal,
Conciliation,
Head Teacher Performance Management (HTPM)
Co-optedGoverning BodyJune 2020NoneMember of the Shadow Trust Board of Innovation TrustNone
Alison Cox
Premises & Pupil Wellbeing (P&PW) (Chair),
Dismissal,
Conciliation,
Performance & Assessment (P&A),
Co-optedGoverning BodySeptember 2019Dance Teacher, Eden Dance Centre, Chesterton & Colours of Dance Histon RoadNoneNone
Ed DavisonPersonnel,
Salary Appeal,
Disciplinary
ParentElectedFebruary 2022NoneNoneNone
Judith Greenwood
CHAIR
P&PW,
GEWP
Local AuthorityLocal AuthorityMarch 2022NoneNoneNone
David Hargreaves
VICE CHAIR
Finance,
P&A (Chair),
Dismissal Appeal,
Salary Appeal,
HTPM
Co-optedGoverning BodySeptember 2021NoneNoneNone
Jaspaul Hill
HEAD TEACHER
FinanceHead Teacher Retired July 2018Member of staffNoneNone
Jake HoltP&PWCo-optedGoverning BodyJanuary 2022Member of staffNoneNone
Zareen Islam Personnel,
P&A
ParentElected Resigned September 2018NoneNoneNone
Kate JonesP&PWCo-optedGoverning BodyResigned September 2018Member of staffNoneNone
Petroc MacKenzie-WilliamsPersonnel,
Salary,
Disciplinary
ParentElectedOctober 2020NoneNoneNone
Jane McHughP&PW,
Conciliation
Co-optedGoverning BodyMarch 2021NoneNoneNone
Anthony RaynerFinance,
P&A,
Dismissal Appeal,
Disciplinary
ParentElectedFebruary 2022NoneNoneNone
Joanne SharpingtonPersonnel,
Salary,
Disciplinary
ParentElectedNovember 2018NoneNoneNone
Bridget SomekhPersonnel (Chair),
Salary,
Disciplinary,
HTPM
Co-optedGoverning BodySeptember 2019NoneNoneNone
Sarah StepneyPersonnelHeadteacherN/ACo-HeadteacherNoneNone
Jim ThorpeFinance (Chair),
Dismissal,
Salary Appeal
ParentElectedNovember 2018NoneNoneNone
Mary WheaterP&PW,
Dismissal Appeal,
Conciliation
Co-optedGoverning BodySeptember 2019NoneNoneNone

Governor Attendance at Meetings

These tables record governor attendance at full governing body and committee meetings:

Governor Attendance at Meetings 2016-17   Governor Attendance at Meetings 2017-18  Governor Attendance at Meetings 2018-19

Governor Vacancies

We currently have some governor vacancies.  If you are interested and want to find out more please contact Kate Challis, via the school office.

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