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About the Governing Board

The Governing Board is responsible for working with the school to ensure that it delivers a good quality education. Together with the Headteacher, who is responsible for day-to-day management, the Governors set the school’s aims and policies.


Key Roles of Our Governors:


  • To ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction

  • To ensure accountability 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 ensure value for money

  • To support and challenge and undertake the role of ‘critical friend’


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


  • Determining how the school’s budget is spent

  • The employment relationship with staff

  • Hearing appeals and grievances

  • Forming policy on the school’s curriculum and other activities

  • Setting standards for pupils’ behaviour and discipline

  • Making sure school buildings are welcoming and safe

  • Setting and monitoring the school’s aims and policies