Governors

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.

Key Documents

WHO ARE THE GOVERNORS AND WHAT DO THEY DO?

These are the members from our community:

Ms A. Edwards
Mr J Jones
Miss D Buchanan

Mrs A. Edwards

Chair

Date of appointment: Nov 2017

Mr J. Jones

PCC/Vice Chair

Date of appointment: Oct 2015

Miss D. Buchanan

Trustee/ Chair Emeritus

Date of appointment: Sept 2015

 

Foundation

Date of appointment:

Mr A Orlik
Rev Jim Trood
Mr D Smith

Mr A. Orlik

Executive Head

Date of appointment: Sept 2015

 

Clerk to the Governors

Date of appointment:

Rev. J. Trood

Rector of St Matthew’s Church

Date of appointment: Feb 2015

Mr D. Smith

Principal Blue Coat Academy

Date of appointment: March 2017

Mrs S Hartshorne
Mrs J Ridgway
Mr D Barker
Mrs D Hepburn

Mrs S Hartshorne

PCC

Date of appointment: Oct 2015

Mrs J. Ridgway

Foundation

Date of appointment: Sept 2018

Mr D. Barker

Associate

Date of appointment: Sept 2015

Mrs D. Hepburn

Parent

Date of appointment: Nov 2019

Mrs A Barrington - H.L.T.A

Mrs A. Barrington

Staff  (Infant)

Date of appointment: Sept 2019

Mr J. Short

Parent – Infant

Date of appointment: Oct 2019

Mr S Thomas

Staff – Junior

Date of appointment: Oct 2019

Mrs Huma Rashid

 Parent – Infant

Date of appointment: Nov 2021

Mrs S Sargent

Foundation

Date of appointment: Sept 2018

Mrs Zsuzsa Girhiny

Parent – Junior

Date of appointment: Nov 2021

Mrs M. Pearson-Sutherland

Local Authority

Date of appointment: Feb 2018

Mrs N. Francis

Parent – Junior

Date of appointment: Nov 2019

We do not have any governors with relevant business and pecuniary interests.