Welcome to the Governors’ page for Knowle Primary School. We would like to take this opportunity to tell you a little bit about ourselves, our roles and our aims.
Our Governing Body comprises of twelve governors, all of whom bring different skills to Knowle; consisting of:
Two parent Governors
One Local Authority Governor
Three staff Governors which includes our Head Teacher
Six co-opted Governors
One associate Governors
Governors are volunteers who give their time and commitment to what we hope, is a very rewarding role and experience. Governors are also subject to an OFSTED inspection at the same time and in the same way as the school would be inspected.
To be an effective governing body in challenging and supporting the school so that weaknesses are tackled decisively and our statutory responsibilities are met.
We will endeavour to do this by:
With regards to: English, Mathematics, SEN (Special Educational Needs), Looked After Children, Child Protection and Healthy & Safety, we will:
As you can see there is a great deal expected of all governing bodies, which is why it is important that responsibilities are shared.
Throughout we are supported by the Local Authority’s Governor Support Service who offer help, advice and training. For more information about becoming a school governor, please contact the Chair of Governors via the school office to see if there are any vacancies.
Mr Vince Burke (Acting Chair of Governors / Co-opted Governor)
Mrs Jodie McCabe (Acting Vice-Chair, Parent Governor)
Father David Bailey (Co-opted Governor)
Mrs Jane Harcourt (Co-opted Governor)
Mrs Audrey Peace (Associate Governor)
Mr Cameron Lancaster (Headteacher- Staff Governor)
Mrs Mandy Hogden (Co-opted Governor)
Mrs Melissa Duddridge (Staff Governor)
Mrs Tanya Chapman (Staff Governor)
Mrs Andrea Carr (Parent Governor)
Mrs Lisa Johnson (Co-opted Governor)
Mr Stuart Edwards (LA Governor)
Clerk to Governors: Fiona Tudor
If you wish to make contact with the school governors you can email our Governors at the following email address:
|Governors Meetings- 2015/2016||Average % of Attendance at all meetings|
|Full Governors Meetings||73.6%|