Federation Governors

The Governing Body meet regularly to make decisions about the work of the schools. The focus of the Governing Body is on providing a high quality education for all the Blue Coat Infant and Junior pupils. All the schools’ policies, budgets and curriculum are agreed by the Governing Body.


Please click here to view the Governing Body Committee structure and terms of Reference

Please click here to view the Membership of Governing Body Committees

Please click here to view Governor Meeting Attendance Record 2016-17

Please click here to view Governors Business Interests


The Federation’s Governing Body is currently made up of 20 Governors:

Mr Pryce-Jones
Mr J Pryce-Jones – Chair

Mrs C Daniel
Mrs C Daniel – Vice Chair

Mr A Orlik
Mr A Orlik – Executive Head


Ms E Ingram
Ms E Ingram – Deputy Executive Head

Mr D Smith
Mr D Smith – Principal, Blue Coat Academy

Mr J Austin
Mr J Austin

Ms A. Edwards
Ms A Edwards

Mr D Barker
Mr D Barker


Mrs N Dunbar
Mrs N Dunbar – Staff

Mrs S Hartshorne
Mrs S Hartshorne

Mr J Jones
Mr J Jones – Vice Chair

Miss D Buchanan
Miss D Buchanan – Chair Emeritus

Mrs S Boss
Mrs S Boss – Clerk to the Governors


Rev Jim Trood
Revd J Trood – Rector, St. Matthew’s Church

Mrs D Killeen
Mrs D Killeen

Mrs J Ridgway
Mrs J Ridgway

Mrs D Hepburn
Mrs D Hepburn


Mrs J Dickson
Mrs J Dickson – Staff

Mrs M Pearson-Sutherland

Mrs S Sargent