We are seeking a governor (with responsibility for Health & Safety)

GOVERNOR WITH RESPONSIBILITY FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY We are currently seeking a governor with responsibility for Health and Safety, to assist the Deputy Headteacher and Business Manager in their role as school health and safety representatives. The Governing Board delegate specific health and safety tasks to others in school but retains ultimate responsibility for school. Read More …

Parent Governor Election Result

  Parent Governor Election Result   Dear Parent/Carer   Further to the recent Governor Parent Election, a ballot took place and I can now confirm Sarah Brown has been duly elected to serve on the Governing Board for a period of 4 years, from October 2016.   Many thanks to those of you who took Read More …

Parent Governor Elections – Nominations

** Please note that nominations are now closed ** Parent Governor Election – Nominations I am writing to let you know that the term of office of one of our serving parent governors expires on 12th October 2016 and there will be a position available to serve on the Governing Board.  Becoming a governor is Read More …

Maths Learning Walk

January 18th, 2016 Maths Learning Walk On 5th January 2016 fellow Governor, Dave Miller and I met with Deputy Head Teacher, Mrs Bach and Ms Gorse the Head Teacher. Initially we observed their book scrutiny of a selection of pupils’ work books from various classes and years. Their very thorough scrutiny was to ensure consistent Read More …

Remembrance Day 2014

25th November, 2014 Remembrance Day 2014 “All work, all sound, and all locomotion should cease, so that in perfect stillness the thoughts of everyone may be concentrated on reverent remembrance of the glorious dead”, said the King in 1919 to remember those who had fallen in the war. Yesterday in school with other Governors we Read More …

Sixth Form Learning Walk

5th November, 2014 Sixth Form Learning Walk On 5 November I undertook a learning walk with the Director of 6th Form Pete Tiltman. I was shown around 5 classes incorporating English, Biology, Graphics, Computer Studies and Chemistry lessons. In Biology it was interesting to note the differentiation in teaching; ensuring high ability pupils were fully Read More …

Beauty and the Beast

13th November, 2013 Beauty and the Beast I attended a performance of Beauty and the Beast last week. The whole performance, both from the cast on stage and from those who looked after the scene shifting, was a credit to all those involved, pupils and staff. The stage setting was simple but very effective and Read More …

Learning Walk

21st October, 2013 Learning Walk School Governor, Marie Foley, took part in a Learning Walk of the Sixth Form last Monday, 21st October 2013. During discussion, after the walk, Marie said that she was impressed with the learning and teaching she had observed, the focused and encouraging learning environments, the excellent independent and group work Read More …