The Board of Governors of the Stonehenge School is responsible for the strategic direction, ethos and overall governance of the Stonehenge School. Its core functions are:

  • To set the vision and strategic direction of the school
  • To hold the Head Teacher to account for the educational performance of the school
  • To ensure that the school’s financial resources are well spent

The Board of Governors shall be no less than 7 governors, no more than 15 governors, and consist of:

  • Up to 6 parent governors and no less than 2 parent governors
  • One Local Authority governor
  • One staff governor
  • One Head Teacher, who sits ex officio and may choose not to be appointed as a governor
  • Up to 6 co-opted governors, as required to fulfil key responsibilities

Interested in becoming a governor?  If so then please contact the Clerk to Governors on the email address – ktaylor.ctg@btinternet.com

 Governors  Term of Office  Appointed By
PARENT GOVERNORS    
Chris Collett 2015 – 2019 Parent Election
Kelvin Jones 2016 – 2020 Parent Election
Zena Byrne (Vice Chair) 2016 – 2020 Parent Election
Marie Hepburn 2017 – 2021 Parent Election
LOCAL AUTHORITY GOVERNOR   
Gillian Clarke 2015 – 2019 Nominated by Local Authority

Appointed by Governing Body

CO-OPTED GOVERNORS      
Kelly Godwin (Chair) 2016 – 2020 Governing Body
Beverley Mitchell 2015 – 2019 Governing Body
STAFF GOVERNORS     
Nigel Roper – Head teacher Since 2004
CLERK TO GOVERNING BODY    
Kevin Taylor Appointed 2016  

If you wish to contact any of our Governors you can do so via the Clerk to Governors, Kevin Taylor, on the email address – ktaylor.ctg@btinternet.com

COMMITTEES AND MEMBERSHIP

Finance Committee

Kelvin Jones (Chair and Finance Governor)

Kelly Godwin

Gillian Clarke

Nigel Roper

Zena Byrne

In Attendance:

Business Manager/Finance Officer

Ad Hoc Committees (Min 3 for Quorate)

Chair or Vice Chair of Governors

Plus 2 other as available and appropriate

Ad Hoc = Exclusions, Appeals, Admissions, Medical Needs, Pay and Performance Management.

GOVERNOR DETAILS

A summary of Governors’ details, including their individual curriculum and functional responsibilities, can be found here.

GOVERNOR ATTENDANCE

A record of Governors’ attendance at Full Governing Body (FGB) meetings and Finance Sub Committee meetings can be found here.

GOVERNOR BUSINESS AND PECUNIARY INTERESTS

Governors are required to make a signed declaration of their Business and Pecuniary Interests at the start of each Academic Year. Further, at the start of each meeting, Governors are requested to declare any changes to their original statement.  The declarations and updates are recorded in the Register of Governors’ Business and Pecuniary Interests, and the latest version of this register can be found here.