Together we Believe, Progress, Succeed


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
•appointing staff
•reviewing staff performance and pay.

As well as meeting as a full govening body there are three sub commitees -

  • Standards Committee
  • Curriculum and Pastoral Care Committee
  • Finance, Personel and Resources Committee



Governing Body Members 2019/2020


Chair of Governors - John Hughes

Vice Chair of Governors - Ruth Doig

Staff Governor -  Gareth Jones (Class teacher).  Appointed by Staff

Co-opted Governors -   Ruth Doig, Gill Knapton, Susan Elliott, John Hughes, Paul Walsham, Mr Christopher Andrews, Dr Bertelli  Appointed by Governing Body

Parent Governors - Paul Barber, Vacancy.  Appointed by Governing Body

Local Authority Governor - Vacancy  Appointed by Local Authority

Clerk to Governors - Karen Dodd.



Full Governing Body meetings (2020-2021)


- October 13th 2020 (5.00pm)

- November 24th 2020 (5.00pm)

- March 9th 2021 (5.00pm)

- June 22nd  2021 (5.00pm)

Files to Download

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