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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 2021/2022 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


West Hub Advisory Boards - January 2023

WeST is preparing to change the way it's schools are governed. From 1st January 2023 there will be four Hub Advisory Boards (HAB) which will replace local governing bodies. 

WeST is currently looking for parents, staff and other members of the school community to apply for a place on the HAB.  You may also volunteer to be a member of one of the WeST committees.

For further details and how to apply, please see the letter from the chair of the WeST Board below.


Local Governing Body

 Mr Simon Scott CHAIR 

Type of Governor
Parent

Appointing Body
Parents

Office/Area of Responsibility

Chair

Finance

Health and Safety

Term
25.04.2020 - 24.04.2024

Registered Interests
 

Attendance 2021/2022

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 2021/2022

6/6 meetings

 

Mr Gordon Cox (Parent Governor) 

Type of Governor
Parent

Appointing Body
Parents

Office/Area of Responsibility

Safeguarding

Pupil Premium/CiC

 

 

Term
22.10.2020 - 21.10.2024

Registered Interests
Managing Director/Shareholder Unit 8 Gym Ltd

 

Attendance 2021/2022

2/6 meetings

 

 

 

 

 Dr Deanna Gallichan (Parent Governor) TERM ENDED 21.06.2022 

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 2021/2022

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 2021/2022

6/6 meetings

 

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 2021/2022

3/6 meetings

 

  

 

Mr Alan Williams (Trust Appointed Governor) TERM ENDED 21.06.2022 

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 2021/2022

3/6 meetings

 

  

 

 

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