Governing Body

The Governing Body is responsible for the oversight of the school and for determining the policies which govern the management of the school. The Governing Body is made up of parents, teaching and non-teaching staff and members of the community. These members of the community include people with specific expertise to bring to the Governing Body. Governors sit on one of a number of different committees which have an overview of the work of both schools. These committees are the Quality and Standards Committee, and Finance and Personnel Committee. The Governors can be contacted through the school office. New members are elected to the Governing Body at various points in the year when vacancies arise.

The Clerk to the Governors is Mrs Linda Watkins

Governors can be contacted via the school address or email.


Term of Office Name and Nature of,Business, and declaration of any pecuniary interests Governance roles in other schools Committees and Roles within KAT
Mr Steven Fisher Ex-Officio Kingstone Academy Trust Executive Headteacher
Mrs Victoria Tompkins Staff Governor Appointed 01.09.14 Kingstone Academy Trust Teaching Assistant Link Governor: SEN
Miss Cressida Passmore Staff Governor Appointed Kingstone Academy Trust - Teacher Link Governor: Year 1
Mr James Wright Parent Governor - Chair of Governors - Appointed 24.4.2015 No pecuniary interests Chair:Finance and Personnel Committee Link Governor: Year 4
Ms Andie Jordan Parent Governor Appointed 11.12.14 No pecuniary interests Member: Quality and Standards Committee Link Governor: Early Years Foundation Stage
Mr James Hanks Community / Co-opted Governor Director - Pan Livestock Ltd - No pecuniary interests Link Governor: Year 2 - Member: Quality and Standards Committee
Dr Jeffrey Beatty Community / Co-opted Governor Appointed 20.05.14 Retired, Education Sector - No pecuniary interests Chair of Governors Leighton Park School, Reading Trustee, Quaker Peace Studies Trust, University of Bradford Link Governor: 3 – 11 Maths - Link Governor: Maths, ICT and DT - Chair: Quality and Standards Committee
Mr Andrew Coates Vice-chair of Governing Body Community / Co-opted Governor Appointed 20.05.15 Company Director No pecuniary interests Link Governor:Year 6 Vice-chair: Finance and Personnel Committee
Mr Rob Pinches Board Community Director Employed as Financial Controller with Worcestershire Health & Care NHS Trust- No pecuniary interests Link Governor:Health & Safety - Member: Finance and Personnel Committee
Dr Alan Lavers Retired Crop Protection research scientist Hereford and Ludlow College Board member and Chair of the Finance and Employment committee Link Governor: Science, Geography and PE