Information regarding attendance at governing body meetings can be found in the academy trust's annual report.
Welcome to our Governors’ Page bringing you information about how Larkrise Governors work in partnership with the School, to ensure the best education for your child.
What is the role of the Governing Body?
As a governing body our role is to set the vision, ethos and strategic direction for our school. This year, in conjunction with the school vision and development plan we will:
Support and challenge the school to ensure ongoing improvement and the highest possible progress and attainment of our pupils.
Work in partnership with pupils, staff and parents to create a safe nurturing learning environment.
Oversee and monitor the school financial performance to ensure money is well spent
Set high expectations of behaviour
Work with pupils, staff, parents and FOLS to ensure Larkrise remains at the heart of our community
When do Governors meet?
Local Governing Body meetings take place on a termly basis.
Who sits on the Governing Body?
Our school Governors are volunteers who come from different areas of the community including representatives from the parents and staff. Our current Governing Body includes: -
Chair of Governors
Mrs Nicola Hills
Mrs Sarah Campion Mrs Chloe Reeve
Mr Steven Greenwood Mr Piyush Somaiya Ms Sarah Morton
Staff Governors Parent Governor
Ms Lisa Battersby (Headteacher) Mr Michael Wood
Mrs Patricia Hazell (Class Teacher)
Miss Jen Kendall (Deputy Headteacher)
Mrs Jayne Crozier (Bursar)
Meetings are also attended by the Clerk to the Governors Tina Weavers, who minutes meetings and informs on legal requirements and current trends.