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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 about 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:

  • 3 Parent Governors
  • The Headteacher
  • 2 Co-opted Governors

The term of office is 4 years.

Name Term From Term To Responsibility Pecuniary Interests Attendance Rate 19/20
Matthew Brown 04/11/20 03/11/24 Chair Co-opted Governor None 0/0
Carly Kisanga 01/11/17 31/10/21  Co-opted Governor None 9/10
Helen Davies 01/01/18 31/12/22 Staff Teacher at OEYC Nursery 5/5
Tejal Shah 13/01/20 12/01/24 Parent Governor Curriculum / Health & Safety None 2/4
Rebecca Ellingham 12/11/20 11/11/24 Parent Governor Safeguarding None 1/1
Sarah Walsh 19/11/20 18/11/24 Parent Governor Vice Chair None 1/1
Rebecca Harvey Clerk to the Governing Body Employed by Governor Services 10/10

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