The Governors at St Peter’s School are a well informed and committed group of volunteers who work as a team to
As part of the Oxford Diocesan Schools Trust (ODST) the work of the governing board is supported by the Directors of ODST. The Directors have delegated many responsibilities to the governors, if you want to read more about this you can do so here.
Further information about the Directors of ODST can be found here
The governors work closely with Mrs King and other members of the staff team; they routinely visit school to monitor the implementation of the school’s strategic priorities. Governors receive training and support from ODST and the Diocese to help them fulfil their role effectively.
Meetings of the full governing board take place about eight times a year.
During the Coronavirus lockdown, the governing body powers were given to a smaller Executive Advisory Committee, supported by the school's ODST Improvement Advisor, Sara Holland. These meetings were also attended by Sam King, Gillian Allison and Dave Waters.
Unless stated otherwise governors have not declared any business or pecuniary interests, they do not have a relationship with any member of the school staff, nor are they members of any other governing body. The data below is for the academic year 2019/20. All governors remain in post for the academic year 2019/20. In addition, Gillian Allison has been appointed as a community governor, her term of office started on 01/09/2019.
|Name||Appointing Body||Term of Office Start Date||Term of Office End Date||Role on the Governing Body||Declaration of Interest||FGB Attendance|
|Gillian Allison||Community||01/09/2019||31/08/2023||None||2 out of 5|
|Sam French||Parent||09/06/2015||08/06/2023||None||2 out of 5|
|Katherine Gamage||Parent||19/06/2017||18/06/2021||None||5 out of 5|
|Sam King||Staff (Headteacher)||N/A||N/A||None||5 out of 5|
|Kerry Lane||Foundation||01/03/2016||28/02/2024||None||4 out of 5|
|Harry MacInnes||Foundation||01/03/2015||28/02/2023||Governor at St Christopher's, Langford||2 out of 5|
|Sandie Morris||Foundation||01/03/2015||28/02/2023||Husband and son employed by WE Morris and Sons (Builders)||4 out of 5|
|Sue Read||Foundation||16/05/2018||14/05/2022||None||4 out of 5|
|Nikki Shaw||Foundation||01/09/2014||31/08/2022|| Vice-Chair
Performance and Standards Committee Chair
|None||5 out of 5|
|David Waters||Foundation||01/09/2014||31/08/2022|| Chair
|None||5 out of 5|
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