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Our Governors

Our school boasts a committed Governing Board which plays an active part in the life of our school.  Governors are responsible for running the school and ensuring it is constantly developing to meet the very highest of standards for our children’s learning. It was recognised in the December 2011 OFSTED inspection as outstanding in its effectiveness, contributing to the schools remarkable achievement of being judged Outstanding in every area assessed.


The Governors undertake the job of governing the school on a voluntary basis and below is a list of “who’s who” in the current team:

Picture 1 Mr Ben Wordsworth Chair of Governors Parent
Picture 2 Mrs Claire Massingham Vice Chair Co-Opted
Picture 3 Mrs Margaret Riley Co-opted
Picture 4 Cllr Mrs Ann Cunliffe LEA
Picture 5 Mr Rick Hughes Parent
Picture 6 Mrs Anna Hutchinson Parent
Picture 7 Ms Saima Akhtar Co-opted
Picture 8 Mr Martin Banks Associate Member
Picture 9 Mrs Vicky Wilson Teacher
Picture 10 Mr Ian Dryburgh Headteacher
Governance Arrangements
The Full Governing Board meets once each term in School. In addition there are two sub committees -

They meet twice each term and specialise in the following areas:


  • Human Resources, Finance and Premises.                             -
  • Teaching & Learning / Community, Safeguarding & Inclusion. - Chair- Mrs C Massingham




If you would like any further information or are interested in joining this successful team when vacancies arise, please speak to Stuart who will be more than happy to talk to you about how the Governing Board operates. Please make initial contact via the school office.
Governor Meeting Schedule
Governor Newsletters