Most of the work of the Governing Body is delegated to committees that each meet at least termly. There are three main committees and a pay committee that meets annually under the terms of the Teachers’ Pay Policy. The Full Governing Body meets four times a year. Meetings scheduled for the 2020/2021 year are:
Full Governing Body: 24th September, 21st January 2021, 13th May 2021 and 13th July 2021
Minutes of the Full Governing Body and committee meetings (except confidential minutes) including the attendance of governors, will be displayed here once they have been approved – just click on the date.
Quality of Education Committee – Andrew Saunders (Chair)
This committee oversees the implementation of the National Curriculum as prepared by the Headteacher to ensure the school performs its responsibilities to have a clear and ambitious vision for providing high-quality inclusive education to all students at the school. It should be realised through strong, shared values, policies and practice. It changed its name from Teaching Learning and Outcomes Committee in September 2019 and its new remit is here. Meetings scheduled for the 2020/2021 year are: autumn term TBA, 1st December 2020, 2nd March 2021 and 14th June 2021.
Finance Health and Safety Committee – Richard Evea (Chair)
This committee changed its name from Resources Committee in September 2019. Its objectives include: ensuring fair and effective performance management and the effectiveness of leadership and management section of the school development plan; overseeing the financial performance of the school, making sure its money is well spent and ensuring financial probity. Its full remit is here. Meetings scheduled for the 2020/2021 year are: 10th November 2020 and 24th February 2021.
Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development – Caroline Greenfield (Chair), Michael Sandeman (Vice Chair)
The committee changed its name from Students, Family and Community in September 2019. Its objectives are to: improve attendance and behaviour for learning for all groups and strive for excellence; engage with stakeholders and remove barriers to learning; improve personal development and support delivery of these sections in the school development plan. Its full remit is here. Meetings scheduled for the 2020/2021 year are: 15th October 2020, 18th March 2021 and 10th June 2021.