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Governing Body


(Revised March 2017)

The Governors have a number of responsibilities such as ensuring the National Curriculum is taught in accordance with the regulations, drawing up policies relating to Sex Education and charging for School visits.  They also establish how many staff are employed in the school and take part in interviewing and appointing candidates.  The Governors also deal with Finances; Premises matters including Health and Safety; and Staffing.  Collectively they monitor the curriculum and provision for Special Educational Needs.  If you have any matters which you would like to bring to the Governors attention please approach them or write to the Clerk or Chairman at the school address.  They will do their best to help you.


Annual Governance Statement


Surname Email Category Start Date End Date Position Business Interest & Pecuniary interest Relative to Staff members
Beeforth Co-opted 02-Jun-16 01-Jun-20 Chair None No
Wood Co-opted 04-Feb-14 04-Feb-18 Vice Chair None No
Wordsworth Co-opted 13-Feb-17 12-Feb-21   None No
Hellawell Headteacher 01-Sep-15 31-Aug-19   Headteacher at Danby Primary Sch No
Bennett Local Authority 01-Aug-14 01-Aug-18   None No
Lonsdale Parent 02-Jan-17 01-Jan-21   None No
Nicholson Parent 12-Dec-13 12-Dec-17   None No
Bennion Staff 20-Mar-17 19-Mar-21   None No




Resources Committee:




Chair of Resources  Teacher







Jason Wood

Clive Hellawell

Helen Beeforth

Charles Wordsworth

Angus Nicholson

Helen Stapley

Co-opted Governor

Staff Governor

Co-opted Governor

Co-opted Governor

Parent Governor