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Statutory Governor information

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: Helen Westall on: 0118 9265493

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

Mrs Beth Rowland

Local Authority

Vice Chair of Governors,  Inclusion, LAC, Pupil Premium, Safeguarding, HTPM

RES

Mr Nick Allaway

Staff

 

RES & QE

Mrs Zahida Younis

Co-opted

HTPM

QE & RES

Mr Dharmesh Modi Parent Chair of Resources, Health & Safety, Travel Plan, HTPM RES

Mrs Kay Bridges

Co-opted

 

QE & RES

Mr Rehan Kamal

Co-opted

Vice Chair of Resources

RES

Mrs Wendy Sabaroche

Parent

Chair of Governors, Chair of T & L committee, Development governor, GDPR, HTPM, ICT Strategy, The Key

QE

Dr Lois Beaver Co-opted Speech & Language Resource governor  QE & RES
Vacancy Co-opted    
Vacancy Co-opted    

Terms Of Office and Attendance

Classification

Start Date

End Date

Attendance 2018/2019

Voting rights

 

FGB

T&L

RES

 

Parent Elected

       

 

Mr Dharmesh Modi

30.01.2017

29.01.2021

60%

75%

75%

YES

Mrs Wendy Sabaroche

13.02.2019

12.02.2023

100%

100%

75%

YES

LA Appointed

       

 

Mrs Beth Rowland

18.09.2018

17.09.2022

80%

75%

50%

YES

Member Appointed

       

 

Mrs Zahida Younis

07.10.2019

06.10.2023

80%

75%

75%

YES

Mr Rehan Kamal

07.12.2015

06.12.2019

100%

100%

75%

YES

Dr Lois Beaver 16.07.2018 15.07.2022 100% 75% 100% YES
Mrs Kay Bridges 07.10.2019 06.10.2023 n/a      
Vacancy            
Vacancy            

Headteacher

       

 

Mr Matt Hickey

01.09.2014

 

100%

100%

100%

YES

Staff Elected

       

 

Mr Nick Allaway

01.09.2019

31.08.2023

n/a

 

 

 

Members Who Have Served In The Past 12 Months

   

 

Mrs Anne Sheddick 08.10.2018 31.01.2019 100% 50% 50% YES
Mr Steve Anderson 02.12.2015 05.04.2019 0% 67% N/A YES

FGB: Full Governing Body | T&L: Teaching & Learning | RES: Resources: Staffing & Finance

We have 2 main sub-committees of Resources and Teaching, Learning & Assessment. We also have other committees which meet as required. Pay, HTPM and ICT Strategy

Register of Business Interests - 2019 - 2020

Governor

Business

Interest

Date Recorded

Mrs Beth Rowland

Berkshire Credit Union

Town councillor

 

07.10.2019

07.10.19

Mrs Wendy Sabaroche CGI UK - IT Consultancy   08.10.2018

Governance Roles in Other Educational Institutions

Governor

Role

Date Recorded

Mrs Beth Rowland

Chair of Governors at South Lake Primary

07.10.2019