The school’s governing body consists of: three staff governors, six parent governors, six governors appointed by the governing body and the Headteacher. All categories of governor are appointed for a term of four years.

The agenda for the most recent meeting and minutes of the previous Board meeting are available on request to the Clerk to Governors, Mrs Helen Sparling.  If you would like a copy of the minutes, or you would like to contact governors, please email    Parents interested in the work of the governors or in becoming a governor are welcome to telephone the school for more information.

Board of Governors' Meetings 2019/20

Wednesday 11 September 2019
Wednesday 9 October 2019
Wednesday 11 December 2019
Wednesday 22 January 2020
Wednesday 25 March 2020
Wednesday 20 May 2020
Wednesday 8 July 2020

All meetings start at 7.00 pm.

Register of Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings 2018-19

Committee Membership 2019-20

Governor Interests 2019-20

LSP - Committee Terms of Reference and Code of Governance

LSP Governance Structure

Local Governing Bodies - Scheme of Delegation

Governors - Please click on the button below to log in to the governors' secure area ...

Current Governors

Current Governors

Mr Jon Nunes


Mrs Fiona Harper

Appointed Governor (Vice Chair)

Governor responsible for Safeguarding and Child Protection

Mr Darran Lewis

Staff Governor

Mrs Natalie Gumm

Staff Governor

Mrs Sarah Henderson

Appointed Governor

Governor responsible for Safeguarding and Child Protection

Mrs Alexandra Sermon

Parent Governor

Mrs Lorraine Wakeford

Parent Governor

Mrs Jacci Ramplin 

Appointed Governor  (Chair)

Governor responsible for Pupil Premium and Looked After Children

Mrs Amanda Hayden

Appointed Governor

Mrs Tania Doe

Parent Governor

Mr Charles Hatcher

Appointed Governor

Mr Huw Parker

Appointed Governor

Mr Tim Seal

Parent Governor

Mr Richard Wilcox

Staff Governor

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