Most of the work of the Governing Board 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 Board meets four times a year. Meetings scheduled for the 2022/23 year are 22nd September 2022, 19th January 2023, 11th May 2023 and 11th July 2023.
Minutes of the Full Governing Board 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 remit is here. Meetings scheduled for the 2022/2023 year are: 11th October 2022, 21st February 2023 and 12th June 2023.
Finance Health and Safety Committee – Marc Ducroquet-Lavin (Chair)
The committee’s 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. Meeting dates are scheduled for 14th November 2022 and 22nd February 2023. The full governing board meeting scheduled for May 2023 will address the approval of the budget.
Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development – Richard Evea (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 2022/23 year are: 29th November 2022, 16th March 2023 and 8th June 2023.