Governors are like a Board of Directors. With leaders in the school they are responsible for how the school is run. They are accountable to parents, the local community and the Local Authority. The minutes of governors’ meetings are kept in school but are available to interested parents.
Governors are appointed to help:
The Board of Governors includes:
Co-opted governors (community representatives)
The Board of Governors meets at least once a term. It also has a number of committees that focus on different aspects of the school’s work and meet termly. The four main committees are: