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Governors

The Governing Body is responsible for the overseeing the work that needs to be done to ensure everything is in place for the School. The Governing Body has 11 members.

We are always keen to welcome new members, so if you would like to get involved and are interested in joining the Governing Body place contact the school office on: 0118 9265493

If you would like to ask the governors a question please use the following link to a form   https://forms.office.com/r/n3L972NxxV  

Below is a list of our current governing body and the following useful information.

  • The structure of the governing body and any committees, and the full names of the chair of each.
  • The details of each governor who has served at any point over the past 12 months.
  • Any relevant business and pecuniary interests.
  • Any governance roles in other educational institutions
  • Any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)
  • The attendance record at governing body and committee meetings over the last academic year.

Highwood Primary School Governing Body

Name

Category

Position(s)

Committee(s)

Mr Matt Hickey

Headteacher

Headteacher

QE & RES

Vacancy

Local Authority

 

Vacancy

Staff

 

 

Mrs Zahida Younis

Co-opted

HTPM, Maths, Reading

QE & RES

Mrs Kay Bridges

Co-opted

Vice Chair of Governors, Health & Safety, Reading

QE & RES

Mr Rehan Kamal

Co-opted

Chair of Resources, Sports Premium

RES

Mrs Wendy Sabaroche

Parent

Chair of Governors, Development governor, HTPM, ICT Strategy, The Key

QE

Dr Lois Beaver Co-opted Chair of QE, Speech & Language Resource governor, Catch-up Premium, GDPR, SEN, Inclusion,Safeguarding Governor, PP, LAC, Reading  QE & RES
Mrs Jen Ravindran Parent    
Dr Anne Love Co-opted    
Vacancy Co-opted    

Terms Of Office and Attendance

Classification

Start Date

End Date

Attendance 2021/2022

Voting rights

 

FGB

QE

RES

 

Parent Elected

       

 

Mrs Wendy Sabaroche

13.02.2019

12.02.2023

100%

100%

100%

YES

Mrs Jen Ravindran 29.03.2022 28.03.2026 100% 100% n/a Yes

LA Appointed

       

 

Vacancy

 

 

 

 

 

 

Member Appointed

       

 

Mrs Zahida Younis

07.10.2019

06.10.2023

83%

75%

n/a

YES

Mr Rehan Kamal

09.12.2019

08.12.2023

83%

n/a

100%

YES

Dr Lois Beaver 16.07.2022 15.07.2026 83% 100% 33% YES
Mrs Kay Bridges 07.10.2019 06.10.2023 83% 100% 100%

YES

Dr Anne Love              26.04.2022 25.04.2023 100% 100% 100% YES

Headteacher

       

 

Mr Matt Hickey

01.09.2014

 

100%

100%

100%

YES

Staff Elected

       

 

 

Members Who Have Served In The Past 12 Months

Mr Dharmesh Modi, Mrs Beth Rowland, Mr Nick Allaway

   

 

FGB: Full Governing Body | QE: Quality of Education | RES: Resources: Staffing & Finance

We have 2 main sub-committees of Resources and Quality of Education. We also have other committees which meet as required. Pay, HTPM and ICT Strategy

Register of Business Interests - 2021 - 2022

Governor

Business

Interest

Date Recorded

Mrs Wendy Sabaroche

CGI IT company  

17.10.2021

Mr Matt Hickey Bulmershe Gymnastics & KJM childcare   06.10.2021
       

Governance Roles in Other Educational Institutions

Governor

Role

Date Recorded