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Welcome to our Governors' section. 

Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.

We have also provided a Register of Governor Interests and an Annual Statement of Issues for your information.

  Current Term Began Current Term Ends Type Area of Responsibility Declaration of Business
Mrs Margaret Lovell  (Chair) 06/06/2016 05/06/2020 Local Authority Head Teacher appraisal, Safer Recruitment, Curriculum, SEAL/PSHE Sex and Drugs Education, Child Protection & Safeguarding, gifted & talented, chair of 'the committee' Complaints, & EVC governor. Governor at Manor Academy
Rev Dave Gough (Vice Chair) 13/09/2017 12/09/2021



Head Teacher appraisal, assessment, writing, KS1 improvement priority Foundation governor at St Anne's CE Primary school
Rev Richard Hanford 13/09/2017 12/09/2021 Foundation RE, collective worship, history & geography  




Mrs Lisa Crossland 25/05/2011 NA Headteacher    
Mrs Beverley Plumb 03/09/2015 02/09/2019 Staff Training  
Mrs Rachel Spink 30/11/2018 29/11/2022 Parent    
Mr James Matthews 20/03/2017 19/03/2021 Parent ICT, Health & Safety Spouse of Mrs Katie Matthews, Teaching Assistant
Mrs Melanie Johnson 25/05/2018 24/05/2022 Parent EYFS, SEND  
Mr Nigel Shaw 05/03/2019 04/03/2023 Co-opted Health & Safety  
Mrs Judith Reynolds 01/07/2015 30/06/2019 Co-opted Head Teacher appraisal.  Member of the Cuckney & Norton Parish Council 
Mr George Huthart 20/06/2017 19/06/2021 Co-opted   Head Teacher at Norbridge Academy
Mrs Alison Swan-Parente     Associate member NA No voting rights


The table below gives details of governor posts held within the 12 months
Name Type of Governor Date Appointed Date stepped down
Mrs Robert Woffinden Foundation 27/01/2016 17/05/2018
Mr David Alvey Co-opted 01/07/2015 27/09/2017
Mrs Kathy Harper-Bigham Parent 21/11/2015 20/06/2017
Mrs June Ibbottson Foundation 25/05/2013 08/01/2017


Governor Attendance


Academic Year 2017 - 18

Governor 27/09/17 07/11/17 05/12/17 10/01/18 07/02/18 06/03/18 02/05/18 06/06/18 19/06/18
R Woffinden no postponed no   no   NA NA NA
M Lovell no postponed   no   no no no no
L Crossland no postponed no no no no no no no
B Plumb no postponed no     no   no  
J Reynolds no postponed no no   no   no no
J Matthews no postponed no no   no   no no
S Yates   postponed no   no no      
D Gough   postponed     no no   no no
G Huthart   postponed              


Governor Attendance 2016