The overall aim of any Governing Body is to support and challenge its school in order to effect improvements in the educational provision on offer.
In pursuit of this aim, the Governing Body's 4 core functions are:
The Local Governing Body meets 7 times a year, and operates as a whole; one business meeting, followed by half termly meetings. Whilst it does not have committees for general business, working parties will, on occasion, be set up for specific short-term purposes. Each governor has a portfolio of responsibilities, and monitors provision in relation to his/her designated areas, reporting back to the Local Governing Body.
In addition to attending meetings of the Local Governing Body, our governors visit the school frequently for a variety of purposes, and are often to be seen at school events. Once a year, all governors spend a full day in school. There are opportunities for parents to meet with the Chair of Governors on our Parent Consultation Evenings. At other times, please use the contact details below.
Chair of Governorschair@pathfinderschool.org.uk
Interim Deputy Headteacher
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