Governing Body

The Governing Body are responsible for the strategic direction of our school. They have to make sure that all statutory obligations for pupils and staff are met.

At our school we have different types of Governors;

 

Parent Governors, who are elected by parents and carers of pupils at school.

Staff Governor, who are elected by staff at the school.

Local Authority Governor, who is nominated by North Yorkshire County Council.

Co-Opted Governors, who are invited to become Governors by the Governing Body.

All Governors were appointment in accordance with our instrument of governance.

 
The Governing Body Chair and members can be contacted through the school office. Correspondence addressed to a member of the Governing Body will be forwarded to the Governor by the school office staff.
 
Copies of non-confidential minutes can be requested from the school office.
 

Governors who have stepped down in the last academic year

Mr P Miller (parent) January 2017 

Mrs N Stimson (parent) September 2017

Mrs K Teagle (Co-opted) August 2017

Mrs C Moore (Co-opted) August 2017

Mrs P Durrans (Staff) August 2017

Mr K Wood (Co-opted) February 2018

 

 

 

  • Mr David Duffey

    Chair-Local Authority Governor

    Governor Term: 1/9/17-31/8/21
    Attendance at full GB Meetings in last academic year: 80%
    Business or Pecuniary Interest: None
    Governance Roles in other schools: None
    Relationships with School Staff: None
    Areas of Responsibility:
    Accelerate progress and raise attainment in Reading
    EMS link
    SEN
    Safeguarding
    Disciplinary
    Academy School Steering Group
    Complaints
    Headteacher Performance

  • Mr Jason Tazzyman

    Vice Chair-Co-Opted

    Governor Term: 17/7/17 to 16/7/21
    Attendance at full GB Meetings in last academic year: 60%
    Business or Pecuniary Interest: None
    Governance Roles in other schools: None
    Relationships with School Staff: None
    Areas of Responsibility:
    Raise attainment and accelerate progress for disadvantaged pupils and the most vulnerable
    Headteacher’s Performance Management
    Disciplinary
    Academy School Steering Group
    Complaints
    Finance
    Pupil Premium

  • Mrs Karin Wilkinson

    Co-Opted

    Governor Term: 12/10/15 to 8/1/18 as parent
    8/1/18 to 7/1/22 as co opted
    Attendance at full GB Meetings in last academic year: 80%
    Business or Pecuniary Interest: Grow press Web development ICT
    Governance Roles in other schools: None
    Relationships with School Staff: Cousin by Marriage to A Trenholme
    Areas of Responsibility:
    To embed writing throughout the curriculum
    Teaching and Learning
    Academy School Steering group
    Headteachers Performance Management
    Disciplinary

  • Mr Stuart Mountford

    Parent Governor

    Governor Term: 11/12/17 to 10/12/21
    Attendance at full GB Meetings in last academic year:
    Business or Pecuniary Interest:
    Governance Roles in other schools: None
    Relationships with School Staff: Married to MSA- K Mountford
    Areas of Responsibility:
    EMS Link
    Health and Safety

  • Mrs Jayne Cooper

    Parent

    Governor Term: 11/12/17 to 10/12/21
    Attendance at full GB Meetings in last academic year:
    Business or Pecuniary Interest:
    Governance Roles in other schools: None
    Relationships with School Staff: None
    Areas of Responsibility:
    Accelerate progress and raise attainment in EYFS & Foundation Stage

  • Mr Peter Egginton

    Parent

    Governor Term: 21/5/18 to 20/5/22
    Attendance at full GB Meetings in last academic year:
    Business or Pecuniary Interest: Sonneveld uk- Bakery Ingredients
    Governance Roles in other schools: None
    Relationships with School Staff: None
    Areas of Responsibility:
    TBC

  • Mr Richard Chandler

    Headteacher

    Attendance at full GB Meetings in last academic year: 100%
    Business or Pecuniary Interest: None
    Governance Roles in other schools: None
    Relationships with School Staff: None

  • Mrs Nicky Kennedy

    Staff

    Governor Term: 25/9/17 to 25/9/21
    Attendance at full GB Meetings in last academic year: n/a
    Business or Pecuniary Interest: None
    Governance Roles in other schools: None
    Relationships with School Staff: None
    Areas of Responsibility: Staff

  • Mrs Julie Doyle

    Clerk To Governors