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Committee Structure

Committee Structure for 2021-2022

Admissions Committee:

Mrs Elizabeth Rippon
Deacon Hugh Parry
Mrs Sinead Cheeseborough
Mrs Brigid Hincks (Chair of Committee)
Mrs Nicola Dennison

Finance Committee:

Dr Pete Barry
Mrs Elizabeth Rippon
Dr Peter Hartley (Chair of Committee)
Mrs Brigid Hincks
Mr Andy McLaughlin

Premises Committee:

Mr Mike Board
Mrs Sam James
Mrs Elizabeth Rippon
Mrs Sinead Cheeseborough
Mrs Brigid Hincks

HR & Pay Committee:

Mrs Margaret Bond (Chair of Committee)
Mrs Elizabeth Rippon
Mr Brian Cassidy
Deacon Hugh Parry

Mrs Gemma Hinchliffe


Curriculum & SEND Committee:

Mrs Elizabeth Rippon

Mrs Brigid Hincks
Mrs Nicola Dennison
Mr Nathan Rickard
Mrs Rachel McMillan (Chair of Committee)
Mrs Sinead Cheeseborough

Mr Andy Webb

Performance Management Committee:

Dr Peter Hartley (Chair of Committee)
Mrs Brigid Hincks
To be confirmed



IT Governor:

Dr Pete Barry

Pupil Premium Governor:

Mrs Sinead Cheeseborough

SEND Governor:

Mrs Nicola Dennison

Complaints/Appeal Committee:

To be appointed if/as/when required


Mrs Elizabeth Rippon
Mr Brian Cassidy

Clerk to the Governors:

Sonia Lomax



Health & Safety and Risk Management are incorporated in the Premises Committee

Pupil Discipline and Staff Dismissal are incorporated in the Human Resource Committee although the Head Teacher alone can exclude a pupil from school.

The Admissions, Pupil Discipline and Appeal Committees need an independent clerk (NOT A GOVERNOR).

Full Governing Body

Attendance at Meetings - Academic Year 2022-2023

If you would like to request paper copies of the Governing Body minutes, please contact the school office.










Out of possible

Peter BarryY     16
Mike BoardY     16
Margaret BondY     16
Brian CassidyN     06
Sinead CheeseboroughY     16
Nicola DennisonY     16
Peter HartleyY     16
Gemma HinchliffeY     16
Brigid HincksY     16
Samantha JamesY     16
Andrew McLaughlinN     06
Rachel McMillanY     16
Hugh ParryY     16
Nathan RickardY     16 (Note 1)
Elizabeth RipponY     16
Andy WebbY     1


Note 1 - Associate Governor without voting rights

Accounts for the Financial Year