Kippax North Primary School

Responsibility & Attendance

 

The Role of the Local Governing Body

 

The Local Governing Body has three core functions:

  • Setting the vision and strategic direction
  • Holding the Head teacher and her Leadership Team to account for the educational performance of the school
  • Ensuring financial health, probity and value for money

 

  • Parent Governors are elected by the parents of pupils in school.
  • Community Governors are appointed by the Brigshaw Learning Partnership
  • Staff Governors are elected by the staff of the school.
  • Associate Members are appointed by the Local Governing Body and work in an advisory capacity. Associate Members have no voting rights.
  • The Headteacher holds an ex-officio position.

 

School governors and their roles:

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GOVERNOR

ROLE

TERM OF OFFICE

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

James Lewis

Community Governor

01/09/2018 – 01/09/2022

Chair of Governors

Complaints, Pupil Premium, Children Looked After,

Personal development, behaviour + attitudes, Inclusion

Headteacher Performance, Computing

 

 

Sarah Tustin-Smith

Parent Governor

01/09/2020 – 01/09/2024

Quality of Education

 

Richard Howitt

 

Headteacher

 

01/01/2022

 

Ex Officio 

 

Lucy Marshall

 

Parent Governor

 

31/01/2021- 31/01/2025

 

Finance, Site, Health + Safety

Compliance, Website

Janet Montgomerie

Community Governor

01/01/2019 – 01/01/2023

Personal development, behaviour + attitudes

SEND, Child Protection, Safeguarding, 

Headteacher Performance, Music

Chris Clarke

Community Governor

01/09/2020 – 01/09/2024

Early Years and Extended Schools 

 

Beverly Doubtfire 

 

Staff Governor

 

09/10/2019 – 09/10/2023

 

Early Years and Extended Schools 

 

Chris Reid

 

 

 

 David Ball     

 

Community Governor

 

 

 

Staff Governor   

 

 

06/02/2018 – 06/02/2022

 

 

 

01/09/2022-01/09/2026

 

Finance, Site, Health + Safety, Design Technology

 

 

 

Finance, Site, Health + Safety

                                                                                  

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Meetings 

Local Governing Body

2021-22

  • Tuesday 5th October 2021
  • Thursday 2nd December 2021
  • Thursday 13th January 2022
  • Tuesday 2nd May 2022
  • Tuesday 21st June 2022

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Governor Attendance: Click here