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Role of the Governing Body

  • It is accountable for the performance of the school
  • It helps shape the school’s future direction
  • It monitors and reviews the performance of the school
  • It makes decisions abou the school’s budget and staffing
  • It makes sure the school provides for all it’s pupils, including those with special needs
  • It decides how the school can encourage pupil’s spiritual, moral and cultural development

The Governing Body consists of:

  • 2 Parent Governors
  • The Headteacher
  • 1 Staff Governor
  • 1 Local Authority Governor
  • 2 Co-opted Governors

The term of office is 4 years.

Name Date Appointed Pecuniary Interests Attendance Rate 17/18
Carly Kisanga Nov 2017 Chair Co-opted Governor None 3/4
Lesley Palumbo March 2016 Vice Chair

Co-opted Governor

None 6/6
Madeleine Lake Sept 2015 LEA Governor Director of OEYC Ltd 6/6
Fiona Ajose Head Head Teacher at OEYC Nursery N/A
Helen Davies July 2018 Staff Teacher at OEYC Nursery 3/4
Gemma Hall January 2019 Parent Governor None
Harvey Jassal Dec 2018 Parent Governor  


Rebecca Harvey Clerk to the Governing Body Employed by Governor Services

No Governors have any links / relationships to staff or other Governors or are a Governor at another Institution.