Governing Body

The purpose of governance is to: … provide confident, strategic leadership and to create robust accountability, oversight and assurance for educational and financial performance. … Overseeing the financial performance of the organisation and making sure its money is well spent.

– 13 Mar 2018

Governors are a voluntary body made up of staff, parents and members of local community.

The Governing body of Church Eaton Endowed (V.A.) Primary School is made up from Foundation Governors, Parents Governors, Parent Governors, Staff Governors, Associate Governor and County Council Governor.

Governors have three core functions

  1. Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction
  2. Holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of the organisation and it’s pupils, and the performance management of staff
  3. Overseeing the financial performance of the organisation and making sure money is well spent.

The core role of the governing board

The purpose of governance is to: … provide confident, strategic leadership and to create robust accountability, oversight and assurance for educational and financial performance. … Overseeing the financial performance of the organisation and making sure its money is well spent.

– 13 Mar 2018

Governor List & Term of Office – Church Eaton Endowed (VA) Primary School 3433

ASCOTHRev S Symons23.01.2020
CLMrs A Shrehorn30.09.2018
FOMr T Edwards09.08.2019
FOMr R Harris22.04.2021
FOMrs J Jones05.12.2021
FOMr G Peasley30.09.2021
FOMr S H Rutherford11.11.2021
FODr G Walker05.12.2021
FOMrs R E Wharton11.04.2019
HTGHTMr S D Shaw
PARMiss L Richardson13.03.2022
PARMrs A Whitehouse15.11.2019
STFMiss N J Langan01.05.2018

Minor Authority: Church Eaton Parish Council

OTH = Non Voting Observer

EXC = Governor seeing out their term of office – post not in included in new constitution

Details above in Italic refer to future appointments and show the appointment start date – report date 28.03.2018

Governing Body Establishment

County Council: 1
Foundation: 7
Headteacher: 1
Parent: 2
Staff: 1
Total: 12

Positions & Officers

Chair: Mrs R E Wharton
Vice Chair: Mr R Harris