Governors' Details

Our board of governors work closely with the school to ensure that it is compliant with all government statutory requirements as well as ensuring that the school is up to date and takes action on all new initiatives.  Each Governor serves a term of office of 4 years.

Our governors bring a rich and vibrant wealth of experience from a variety of different backgrounds and professions. They give their time voluntarily to ensure that the school provides a safe and stimulating learning environment.  The school aims have been adopted to ensure that every child grows into a sensible, mature, tolerant and confident young learner who will achieve their full potential, at whatever level that might be.

The Chair of Governors is Mrs Caroline Down who may be contacted via the school.

The Vice-Chair is Mr Darren Newland.

The Chair of Finance, Premises & Personnel is Mr Darren Newland

The Chair of Curriculum & Data is Mrs Helen Leaver

GOVERNOR

APPOINTED

 COMMITTEE

LINK

 INTERESTS

CATEGORY

ATTENDANCE

2015/16

Mrs Fiona Arundel

01/09/2013

Curriculum & Data

PE Funding

School Employee

Co-opted

Governor

8 out of 9

Mrs Louise Clements

14/03/2016

Finance, Personnel & Premises

 

TBC

Local Authority

Governor

4 out of 4

Mr Liam Cottrell

14/03/2016

Finance, Personnel & Premises

Health & Safety

TBC

Co-opted

Governor

1 out of 2

Mrs Pat Dickinson

01/09/2013

Curriculum & Data

Foundation Stage

None 

Foundation

Governor

6 out of 9

Mrs Caroline Down (Chair)

25/07/2014

Curriculum & Data

SEN & Child Protection & HTs Performance

Youth Worker

Co-opted 

Governor 

8 out of 9

Mr Craig Holt

01/11/2014 Finance, Personnel & Premises   School Employee

Staff

Governor

9 out of 9

 
Mrs Helen Leaver
 
13/10/2014 Curriculum & Data
Pupil/Parent
Questionnaire
None
Parent
 
Governor
9 out of 9

Mrs Chloe Matthews

13/10/2014

Curriculum & Data Attendance None

Parent

Governor

6 out of 9

Mr Darren Newland (Vice-Chair)

01/07/2014

Finance, Personnel & Premises

KS2 & HTs Performance

Co.director of Sentinel Community Healthcare

Co-opted

Governor

7 out of 9

Ms Kate Sparshatt

28/06/2016

Curriculum & Data

 

TBC

Co-opted

Governor

1 out of 1

Mrs Helen Summers

01/09/2014

Curriculum & Data

KS1

School Employee

Foundation

Governor

6 out of 9

Mrs Emma Taynton-Young

13/10/2014

Finance, Personnel & Premises  
Director of ETY
Consulting Ltd & owner of Fireproof PR

Parent 

Governor

4 out of 8

Mr Andrew 
Wing
28/06/2016
Finance,
Personnel &
Premises
   TBC  
Parent
 
Governor
 1 out of 1
 
VACANCY  
       
 
Co-opted 
Governor
 
 

Mrs Lynnette Selbie

20/04/2009

 ALL  
School Employee
Trustee of Tavistock Co-operative
Learning Trust

Headteacher

9 out of 9

Mrs Laura Handel (No voting rights

01/09/2011 
Curriculum & Data
 
  School Employee

Deputy Headteacher (Associate Governor)

9 out of 9

Mrs Sue Gawman (No voting rights)

01/01/2012

Finance, Personnel & Premises
 
 
School Employee
Shareholder of and Husband Co. Director Turners of Roborough

School Business Manager(Associate Governor)

9 out of 9

Mrs Kirsten Wake

02/11/2015 ALL    

Clerk to Governors

 N/A