Governors

 Name    Status   Term of Office Committee Member  Class Link

Attendance

2022-23

Full Governors

Attendance 

2022-23

A & WB

Attendance

2022-23

Finance

Mrs Sophie Newton

(Chair of Governors)

Co-opted Governor 26/4/2026

Achievement & Well Being

Finance, Premises & Personnel

 

100%

75%

100%

Mrs Abby Barmby

(Vice Chair of Governors)

Parent Governor  11/5/2025 Finance, Personnel & Premises   100% 25% 33%

Mrs Caroline Knight

Co-opted Governor 1/11/2026 Finance, Premises & Personnel   75% 25% 66%

 

Ms Amber Ray

 

Parent Governor

 

19/9/2026

Achievement & Well Being   100% 75% N/A

 

Mr Francis Healey

Co-opted Governor 31/3/2025 Finance, Personnel & Premises   75% N/A 100%
Mr Justin Hirst Co-opted Governor 31/01/2023

 

Finance, Personnel & Premises

  75% 40% 75%
Mrs Sarah Alexander Parent Governor 11/5/2025

 Achievement & Well Being 

  75% 75% N/A
Mr Marcus Hirst Staff Governor 14/03/2027

 Finance, Personnel & Premises

  50% N/A 33%
Mr Rob Cook Headteacher  

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Achievement & Well Being

 

100% 100% 100%

Mrs Melissa Porter

Asstant Headteacher

Associate Governor

 

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Achievement & Well Being

  N/A N/A N/A

Miss Tracy Southernwood

Asstant Headteacher

Associate Governor

 

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Achievement & Well Being

  N/A N/A N/A
Rachel Sugden

Parent Governor

1/12/2026     50% 25% N/A

Vacancy

Local Authority Governor

 

 

 

 

     

 

There arecurrently vacancies for a parent Governor and a Local Authority Governor.

The Governors meet 4 times each year to discuss the strategic direction of the school. There are 2 sub committees which conduct most of the business.

  • The Achievement & Well Being Committee which looks at the standards, progress and care of the children. The Chair of this committee is Francis Healey
  • The Finance, Premises & Personnel Committee is responsible for budget, buildings and staffing issues. The Chair of this committee is Justin Hirst.

These 2 committees report to all Governors at the full Governors meetings.

Click here to see the Governors Register of Interests.

The Clerk to the Governing Body is Amber Ross

If you wish to contact the Governors you can write to the Chair or the Clerk care of the school

Governors

 Name    Status   Term of Office Committee Member  Class Link

Attendance

2022-23

Full Governors

Attendance 

2022-23

A & WB

Attendance

2022-23

Finance

Mrs Sophie Newton

(Chair of Governors)

Co-opted Governor 26/4/2026

Achievement & Well Being

Finance, Premises & Personnel

 

100%

75%

100%

Mrs Abby Barmby

(Vice Chair of Governors)

Parent Governor  11/5/2025 Finance, Personnel & Premises   100% 25% 33%

Mrs Caroline Knight

Co-opted Governor 1/11/2026 Finance, Premises & Personnel   75% 25% 66%

 

Ms Amber Ray

 

Parent Governor

 

19/9/2026

Achievement & Well Being   100% 75% N/A

 

Mr Francis Healey

Co-opted Governor 31/3/2025 Finance, Personnel & Premises   75% N/A 100%
Mr Justin Hirst Co-opted Governor 31/01/2023

 

Finance, Personnel & Premises

  75% 40% 75%
Mrs Sarah Alexander Parent Governor 11/5/2025

 Achievement & Well Being 

  75% 75% N/A
Mr Marcus Hirst Staff Governor 14/03/2027

 Finance, Personnel & Premises

  50% N/A 33%
Mr Rob Cook Headteacher  

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Achievement & Well Being

 

100% 100% 100%

Mrs Melissa Porter

Asstant Headteacher

Associate Governor

 

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Achievement & Well Being

  N/A N/A N/A

Miss Tracy Southernwood

Asstant Headteacher

Associate Governor

 

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Achievement & Well Being

  N/A N/A N/A
Rachel Sugden

Parent Governor

1/12/2026     50% 25% N/A

Vacancy

Local Authority Governor

 

 

 

 

     

 

There arecurrently vacancies for a parent Governor and a Local Authority Governor.

The Governors meet 4 times each year to discuss the strategic direction of the school. There are 2 sub committees which conduct most of the business.

  • The Achievement & Well Being Committee which looks at the standards, progress and care of the children. The Chair of this committee is Francis Healey
  • The Finance, Premises & Personnel Committee is responsible for budget, buildings and staffing issues. The Chair of this committee is Justin Hirst.

These 2 committees report to all Governors at the full Governors meetings.

Click here to see the Governors Register of Interests.

The Clerk to the Governing Body is Amber Ross

If you wish to contact the Governors you can write to the Chair or the Clerk care of the school

Governors

 Name    Status   Term of Office Committee Member  Class Link

Attendance

2022-23

Full Governors

Attendance 

2022-23

A & WB

Attendance

2022-23

Finance

Mrs Sophie Newton

(Chair of Governors)

Co-opted Governor 26/4/2026

Achievement & Well Being

Finance, Premises & Personnel

 

100%

75%

100%

Mrs Abby Barmby

(Vice Chair of Governors)

Parent Governor  11/5/2025 Finance, Personnel & Premises   100% 25% 33%

Mrs Caroline Knight

Co-opted Governor 1/11/2026 Finance, Premises & Personnel   75% 25% 66%

 

Ms Amber Ray

 

Parent Governor

 

19/9/2026

Achievement & Well Being   100% 75% N/A

 

Mr Francis Healey

Co-opted Governor 31/3/2025 Finance, Personnel & Premises   75% N/A 100%
Mr Justin Hirst Co-opted Governor 31/01/2023

 

Finance, Personnel & Premises

  75% 40% 75%
Mrs Sarah Alexander Parent Governor 11/5/2025

 Achievement & Well Being 

  75% 75% N/A
Mr Marcus Hirst Staff Governor 14/03/2027

 Finance, Personnel & Premises

  50% N/A 33%
Mr Rob Cook Headteacher  

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Achievement & Well Being

 

100% 100% 100%

Mrs Melissa Porter

Asstant Headteacher

Associate Governor

 

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Achievement & Well Being

  N/A N/A N/A

Miss Tracy Southernwood

Asstant Headteacher

Associate Governor

 

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Achievement & Well Being

  N/A N/A N/A
Rachel Sugden

Parent Governor

1/12/2026     50% 25% N/A

Vacancy

Local Authority Governor

 

 

 

 

     

 

There arecurrently vacancies for a parent Governor and a Local Authority Governor.

The Governors meet 4 times each year to discuss the strategic direction of the school. There are 2 sub committees which conduct most of the business.

  • The Achievement & Well Being Committee which looks at the standards, progress and care of the children. The Chair of this committee is Francis Healey
  • The Finance, Premises & Personnel Committee is responsible for budget, buildings and staffing issues. The Chair of this committee is Justin Hirst.

These 2 committees report to all Governors at the full Governors meetings.

Click here to see the Governors Register of Interests.

The Clerk to the Governing Body is Amber Ross

If you wish to contact the Governors you can write to the Chair or the Clerk care of the school