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Stowford School

Stowford School

Governors

Stowford School is part of a Multi Academy Trust: Westcountry Schools Trust (WeST). 

The Local Governing Body (LGB) of Stowford School fulfils its role in accordance with the Trust Scheme of Delegation. The LGB meets at least once each half term.

For 2020/2021 the Chair of Governors is Mr Simon Scott.  Mr Scott can be contacted via the School Office (Tel: 01752 894163) or via the Communication Box in the main entrance.

The Clerk to Governors is Mrs Karen Kingscott: karen.kingscott@stowford.devon.sch.uk

The dates of LGB Meetings for the current academic year are as follows:

19th November 2020

(21st January 2021) POSTPONED 

18th March 2021 

6th May 2021

24th June 2021

 

Local Governing Body

 Mr Simon Scott CHAIR 

Type of Governor
Parent

Appointing Body
Parents

Office/Area of Responsibility

Chair

Finance

Term
25.04.2020 - 24.04.2024

Registered Interests
 

Attendance 2019/2020

6/6 meetings

Mrs Sue Williams HEADTEACHER  

Type of Governor
Headteacher

Appointing Body
Ex Officio

Office
Headteacher

Term
01.01.2017 -

Registered Interests
Employee at Stowford School

(WeST)

Attendance 2019/2020

6/6 meetings

 

Mr Gordon Cox (Parent Governor) 

Type of Governor
Parent

Appointing Body
Parents

Office/Area of Responsibility
Pupil Premium/CiC

Achievement for All

 

Term
22.10.2020 - 21.10.2024

Registered Interests
N/A

Attendance 2019/2020

N/A

Mrs Suzanne Fitzpatrick  (Staff Governor) - Office Ended 01.02.2021 

Type of Governor
Staff (Support Staff)

Appointing Body
Elected by staff

Office/Area of Responsibility
Health & Safety

Term
02.02.2017 -  01.02.2021

TERM ENDED

Registered Interests
Employee at Stowford School

(WeST)

Attendance 2019/2020

6/6 meetings

 

 Dr Deanna Gallichan (Parent Governor) 

Type of Governor

Parent

Appointing Body
Parents

Office/Area of Responsibility

SEND

Arts/SMSC

 

Term
22.06.2018 - 21.06.2022

Registered Interests

N/A

Attendance 2019/2020

6/6 meetings

 Mrs Gemma Male (Parent Governor)

Type of Governor
Parent

Appointing Body
Parents

Office/Area of Responsibility

Wellbeing/LGBTQ+

Sports Premium

Parental Engagement

Term
22.10.2020 - 21.10.2024

Registered Interests
N/A

Attendance 2019/2020

N/A

 

Mrs Hannah Ocean (Staff Governor) 

Type of Governor
Staff - Teaching

Appointing Body
Staff

Office/Area of Responsibility
N/A

Term
26.09.2018 - 25.09.2022

Registered Interests
Employee at  Stowford School (WeST)

Attendance 2019/2020

6/6 meetings

 

Mr Alban Oliver (Parent Governor) 

Type of Governor
Parent

Appointing Body
Parents

Office/Area of Responsibility
Safeguarding

Early Help

Term
22.10.2020 - 21.10.2024

 

Registered Interests
N/A

Attendance 2019/202002

N/A

Mr Alan Williams (Trust Appointed Governor) 

Type of Governor
Trust Appointed

Appointing Body
Trust

Office/Area of Responsibility
Data

(Trust Education Standards Committee)

Term
22.06.2018 - 21.06.2022

Registered Interests
N/A

Attendance 2019/2020

6/6 meetings

 

  

Type of Governor
 

Appointing Body
 

Office/Area of Responsibility

 

Term
 

Registered Interests
 

Attendance 2019/2020

 

Mrs Karen Kingscott CLERK TO GOVERNORS  

Type of Governor
N/A

Appointing Body
N/A

Office
Clerk to Governors

Term
N/A

Registered Interests
N/A

 

 

 

Local Governors who have served during the last 12 months

Name

Type of Governor

Appointing Body

Term

Registered Interests

Attendance

2019/2020

Mr Jonathan Atkins

(Term Ended)

Trust

appointed

Trust appointed

01/09/2016 to 26/09/2020

Trust Audit Committee

5/6 meetings

Mrs Fran Cantin

(Term Ended)

Parent

Parents

01/09/2016 to

24/03/2020

N/A

1/3 meetings

Mrs Clare Crowle

(Term Ended)

Trust

appointed

Trust appointed

01/09/2016 to 07/10/2020

N/A

6/6 meetings

Mrs Carol Tompkins

(Resigned 05/12/2019)

Parent

Parents

22/06/2018 to

05/12/2019

N/A

2/2 meetings