Governing Board

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January 10th 2017- Goldsborough CE Primary School formally federated with Sicklinghall CP School on January 10th 2017. The elected chair of this board is Guy Cooper. The remaining positionson the board are currently being finalised and this page is being updated. If you require the latest information on this school's governance, please contact the Federation's clerk to governors, Mark Stephenson via e-mail on mark.stephenson@northyorks.gov.uk or call Caroline Davies (Mon-Tues) or Suzanne Sumner (Wed-Fri) on the school number- 01423 862617.

Chair- Guy Cooper

Vice-chair- David Blackshaw Howell

Safeguarding- Jules Clegg

SEND- Kristina Priest

Staff- Joe Cooper

All of the above governors began their four year term of office on Tuesday January 10th 2017.

Clerk- Mark Stephenson

A school's governing board (formerly called the governing body) is made up of members of the local community and parents/carers at the school. Governors have a responsbililty for the strategic direction for the school and for providing support and challenge to the Headteacher. The school's governing board meet each term and monitor the development and performance of the school in two committees, the Finance and Resources Committee and the School Improvement Committee. Minutes of governing board meetings are public and are available to read in the school office.

Governing Board Composition

Sicklinghall's governing board comprises of 8 governors, each of whom serve a term of 4 years. In addition to the 8 external governors, there are two staff governors, one of whom is the Headteacher. The board is split into two committees with the following responsibilities:

School Improvement Committee Finance and Resources Committee

Teaching and Learning

Policies relating to curriculum, teaching, learning and pupil welfare- monitoring of effectiveness and review.

Matters relating to pupil welfare, progress and discipline

 

Budget management, setting and monitoring.

Building compliance and development.

Policies relating to finance and capital- monitoring of effectiveness and review.

 

School Governing Board

Governor's Name 

Category of Governor

Appointed by

Term of office end date

Committees serving on

Zararna Moon

Authority

Governing Board

31.8.2017

Finance and Resources
School Improvement
Strategic Development

Ian Brotheridge

Parent

Parental Election

13.11.2018

School Improvement
Strategic Development

Andrew Hartley

Co-opted

Governing Board

30.11.2018

Finance and Resources

Sian Marsh

Co-opted

Governing Board

 

School Improvement

Sheila Rusted Co-opted Governing Board 30.4.2015 School Improvement

Sue Callinan

Co-opted

Governing Board

23.3.2019

Finance and Resources

Angela Syson

Parent

Parental Election

26.6.2018

School Improvement
Strategic Development

Guy Cooper

Parent

Parental Election

12.2016

School Improvement

Jules Clegg

Parent

Parental Election

TBC

School Improvement

Matt Shillito

Headteacher

Governing Board

Ex officio

Finance and Resources
School Improvement
Strategic Development

Tracy Grafton

Staff

Staff Election

25.9.2016

School Improvement

Claire Thomson Headteacher Governing Board 31.12.2014

Finance and Resources
School Improvement

Mark Stephenson

Clerk to the Board

Clerk

 

n/a

 

Governor's Name Positions of Responsibility Business Interests Relationships Governor in another Educational Establishment? Attendance in 2014/2015
Zararna Moon Chair of Board NIL NIL NO 100%
Ian Brotheridge   NIL NIL NO 100%
Andrew Hartley Chair of Finance and Resources Committee NIL NIL NO 100%
Sian Marsh   NIL NIL NO -
Sheila Rusted   NIL NIL NO 86%
Sue Callinan   NIL NIL NO 100%
Angela Syson Chair of School Improvement Committee NIL NIL NO 100%
Guy Cooper Vice Chair of Board NIL NIL NO 100%
Rebecca Alderson   NIL NIL NO 43%
Tracy Grafton   NIL NIL NO 100%
Claire Thomson   NIL NIL NO 100%
Mark Peter Stephenson Clerk to the Board NIL NIL NO n/a

Clerk to Governors (North Yorkshire County Council) 

Mr Mark Stephenson