The governing body at Brookdale Primary School has a range of duties and powers and a general responsibility for the conduct of the school with a view to promoting high standards of educational achievement.
Its responsibilities include but are not limited to:
•setting targets for pupil achievement
•managing the school's finances
•making sure the curriculum is balanced and broadly based
•reviewing staff performance and pay.
As well as meeting as a full governing body there are three sub-committees -
- Standards Committee - Mrs S Elliott - Chair
- Curriculum and Pastoral Care Committee - Mr P Barber - Chair
- Finance, Health & Safety, Personel and Resources Committee - Mrs R Doig - Acting Chair
Governing Body Members 2021-2022
Chair of Governors - John Hughes
Vice-Chair of Governors - Susan Elliott
Staff Governor - Gareth Jones (Class teacher). Appointed by Staff
Co-opted Governors - Ruth Doig, Gill Knapton, Susan Elliott, John Hughes, Christopher Andrews, Dr Nunzia Bertelli, Joanne Rose - Appointed by Governing Body
Parent Governors - Paul Barber - Appointed by Governing Body, Rachel Hudson - Appointed by Parents
Local Authority Governor - Jennifer Cowing
Clerk to Governors - Karen Dodd.
Full Governing Body meetings (2021-2022)
- October 12th 2021 (5.00pm)
- November 23th 2021 (5.00pm)
- March 15th 2022 (5.00pm)
- June 21st 2022 (5.00pm)
The minutes of Governors meetings are available by written request to Miss Ball (Headteacher)