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Committee Structure

Committee Structure for 2020-2021

Admissions Committee:

Mrs Elizabeth Rippon
Father John Chadwick
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
Mrs Victoria Merifield

Premises Committee:

Mr M. 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

Andy McLaughlin


Curriculum & SEND Committee:

Mrs Elizabeth Rippon
Mrs Nicola Dennison
Mrs Mary Hurll
Mrs Rachel McMillan (Chair of Committee)
Mrs Samantha James

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 2021/22

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










Out of possible

Peter BarryYY    22
Mike BoardYY    22
Margaret BondYY    22
Brian CassidyYN    12
Sinead CheeseboroughYY    22
Nicola DennisonYY    22
Peter HartleyYY    22
Gemma HinchliffeYN    12
Brigid HincksYY    22
Mary HurllYN    12
Samantha JamesNY    12
Andrew McLaughlinNY    12
Rachel McMillanYY    22
Hugh ParryYY    22
Nathan RickardYN    12 (Note 1)
Elizabeth RipponYY    22
Andy Webb Y    11 (From 22/10/2021)


Note 1 - Associate Governor without voting rights

Accounts for the Financial Year