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Meet our school governors...

Welcome to our Governor information section. 

 

We have a committed Governing Body which undertake the job of governing the school on a voluntary basis; playing an active part in the life of our school. Governors are responsible for ensuring that our school is constantly developing to meet the very highest of standards for our children’s learning. Its is made up of staff, parents and members of the community.

 

Ofsted - January 2018

"Governors understand their responsibilities well. They have a strong understanding of the school's priorities and are ambitious to see continual improvement"

 

The members of our Governing Body 

Chair – Miss S Talbot

Vice – Mrs A J Thompson

 

Miss J Molyneux

Miss C Farnworth

Mr S McClean

Mrs F Cooper

Mrs J Birkin

Mr D Chesney

Mr D May

Miss K Dewhurst

Mrs E Garner

 

Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.


We have also provided a Register of Governor Interests for your information

 

 

Governing Body

 

The School Governors have a vital role to play in the running of the school and are closely involved in all the major decisions. The Governing Body is a combination of appointed, elected and co-opted Governors and is made up in accordance with the school's Instrument of Governance. The membership is as follows:

Name

Miss S Talbot (Chair of Governors)

Type of Governor

Co-opted

Term of Office

4 years (Nov 22-Nov 26)

Governance roles in other educational institutions

N/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

 

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

 

 

N/A

 

Name

Mrs A J Thompson 

Type of Governor

Co-Opted

Term of Office

4 years (07.05.22-06.05.26)

Governance roles in other educational institutions

N/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

 

N/A

 

Name

Miss K Dewhurst

Type of Governor

Co-Opted

Term of Office

4 years (01.09.23-31.08.27)

Governance roles in other educational institutions

N/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

 

N/A

 

Name

Miss J Molyneux

Type of Governor

LA

Term of Office

4 years (26.10.20 - 25.10.24)

Governance roles in other educational institutions

St Pauls, Adlington

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

 

Board member at St Paul's CE Primary School, Adlington

 

Name

Mrs F Cooper

Type of Governor

Observer

Term of Office

N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions

N/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

 

N/A

 

Name

Miss C Farnworth

Type of Governor

Staff

Term of Office

4 years (10.11.23 - 09.11.27)

Governance roles in other educational institutions

N/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

 

N/A

 

Name

Mr S McClean

Type of Governor

Parent

Term of Office

4 years (17.10.20 - 16.10.24)

Governance roles in other educational institutions

N/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

Director Altruisk Health & Safety Consultancy

 

Name

Mrs J Birkin

Type of Governor

Headteacher

Term of Office

N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions

N/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

 

N/A

 

NameMr D Chesney
Type of GovernorParent

Term of Office

 

4 years

31.01.22- 30.01.26

Governance roles in other educational institutionsN/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

Company Director- TBC

 

NameMr D May
Type of GovernorParent
Term of Office

4 years

27.02.23- 26.02.27

Governance roles in other educational institutions

N/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

N/A

 

NameMrs E Garner
Type of GovernorParent
Term of Office

4 years

29.01.24-28.01.28

Governance roles in other educational institutionsN/A

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships

between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)

Register of business & financial interests

N/A

N/A

 

GOVERNING BODY MEETING ATTENDANCE 2023- 2024

 

 

  

Autumn Term

Spring Term  

Summer Term

Name

Category

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

Suzanne Talbot

Co-opted/Chair

üApAp------

Jane Thompson

Co-opted/Vice Chair

ü-ü------

June Molyneux

Local Authority

üü-------

Jenny Birkin

Headteacher

üüü------

Catherine Farnworth

Staff NT

ü--------

Katie Dewhurst

Co-opted

üü-------

Steve McClean

Co-opted

---------
Faye CooperObserverüüü------
Daniel ChesneyParentü-ü------
David MayParentüü-------
Emma GarnerParent---      

 

 

GOVERNING BODY MEETING ATTENDANCE 2022- 2023

 

 

  

Autumn Term

Spring Term  

Summer Term

Name

Category

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

Suzanne Talbot

Co-opted/Chair

üüüüüü üü

Jane Thompson

Co-opted/Vice Chair

üüüApApüA-Ap

June Molyneux

Local Authority

üüüüüü üü

Jenny Birkin

Headteacher

üüüüüü üü

Paul Evans

Staff NT

üüüüüü üü

Lisa Whittaker

Parent 

üüüüüü---

Elizabeth Dodd

Co-opted

üüüüüü Ap-

Steve McClean

Co-opted

üüüüüü ApAp
Sharon HymesParentüüüRRRRRR
Faye CooperObserverüüüüüü üü
Daniel ChesneyParentüüüüüü Apü
David MayParent-----ü Ap-

 

GOVERNING BODY MEETING ATTENDANCE 2021 -2022

           
           
  

Autumn Term

Spring Term  

Summer Term

Name

Category

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

Suzanne Talbot

Co-opted/Chair

üüüüApApüüü

Jane Thompson

Co-opted/Vice Chair

üüüüxxApüü

June Molyneux

Local Authority

üüüApApAp

ü

üü

Jenny Birkin

Headteacher

üüüüApApüüü

Paul Evans

Staff NT

üüüüüüüüü

Lisa Whittaker

Parent Governor

üApApüxxApüü

Elizabeth Dodd

Co-opted

üüüüüüüüü

Steve McClean

Co-opted

üüüApApApApApAp
Sharon HymesParentApüüxüüApüü
Faye CooperObserverüüüüüüüüü
Daniel ChesneyParent---üüüüüü

 

 

GOVERNING BODY MEETING ATTENDANCE 2020 -2021

           
           
  

Autumn Term

Spring Term  

Summer Term

Name

Category

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

Suzanne Talbot

Co-opted/Chair

ü

ü

ü

üüüüüü

Jane Thompson

Co-opted/Vice Chair

ü

ü

ü

üüü

ü

üü

June Molyneux

Local Authority

ü

ü

ü

Apüüüüü

Jenny Birkin

Headteacher

ü

ü

ü

üüüüüü

Paul Evans

Staff NT

ü

ü

ü

üüüApüü

Lisa Whittaker

Parent Governor

Ap

ü

ü

üüüüüü

Lucy Partington Smith

Co-opted

Ap

ü

ü

üApApüApAp

Elizabeth Dodd

Co-opted

ü

ü

ü

üApApüApAp

Steve McClean

Co-opted

ü

ü

ü

ApüüApüü
Sharon HymesParentüüüApüüüüü
Faye CooperObserverüüüüüüüüü

ü

 

 

GOVERNING BODY MEETING ATTENDANCE 2019-20

 

                

 

                

 

  

Autumn Term

Spring Term  

Summer Term

      

Name

Category

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

FULL

SEC

FSG

      

Suzanne Talbot

Co-opted/Chair

ü

ü

ü

üüüüüü      

Jane Thompson

Co-opted/Vice Chair

ü

N/A

ü

üN/AüüN/Aü      

June Molyneux

Local Authority

ü

ü

N/A

üüN/A

ü

ü

N/A    

Jenny Birkin

Headteacher

ü

ü

ü

üüüüüü      

Paul Evans

Staff NT

obs

ü

ü

üApN/AüüN/A      

Laura Ryan

Parent Governor

x

x

N/A

 --N/A--N/A      

Lucy Partington Smith

Co-opted

ü

ü

N/A

üüN/AüüN/A      

Elizabeth Dodd

Co-opted

ü

ü

N/A

üüN/AüüN/A      

Steve McClean

Co-opted

x

N/A

ü

üN/AüüN/Aü      
Sharon HymesParentüN/AüüN/AApüN/Aü      
Faye CooperObserverüüü üü-üü

 

 

 

 

  • Adlington Primary School,
  • Park Road,
  • Adlington,
  • Chorley,
  • Lancashire
  • PR7 4JA
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