Governors work closely with headteachers, school staff and representatives from the local authority (LA).
Governor Committee Structure
The full Governing Body meets each term to discuss all matters relating to school. Sub Committees also meet to discuss specific matters.
|Mr E Heatherington||Foundation Governor||31/5/2019||Finance||-||none||-|
|Mr D G Gibson - Chair||LA Representative||19/11/2017||Finance||Chair||Governor at Derwentside College||-|
|Mr C Johnson||Parent Governor||24/9/2018||-||Vice Chair||none||-|
|Mrs R Clasper - Head Teacher||Staff Governor||ongoing||-||-||-||-|
|Mrs B Sandhu||Staff Governor||13/3/2018||Finance||-||-||-|
|Mrs A Bell||Community Representative||SEND||Governor at Cestria Primary School||-|
|Mrs J Williamson||Foundation Governor||none||-|
|Mr I Ridley||Parent Governor||none||-|
Annual Governors’ Statement
Please click below to view the Governors’ Annual Statement for the previous three years.
- Governors’ Annual Statement 2017
- Governors’ Annual Statement 2016
- Governors’ Annual Statement 2014 – 2015
Statutory Guidance for Governing Bodies
Ebchester CE Primary School adhere to the statutory guidance from the Department of Education. This means that governing bodies must have regard to it when carrying out duties relating to the constitution of governing bodies in maintained schools.
How To Become A School Governor
If you require further information on the roles and responsibilities of School Governors or you are interested in becoming one, visit the Durham County Council website School Governor section.
Record of Governor Attendance 2017–2018
Schools are now required to display a record of Governor attendance at meetings for each school academic year.
✓ – Attended meeting
A/A – Apologies sent and accepted by meeting
N – Did not attend
n/a – Not a member of the committee
18th October 2017
|Mr E Heatherington|
|Mr D G Gibson - Chair|
|Mr C Johnson|
|Mrs R Clasper - Head Teacher|
|Mrs B Sandhu|
|Mrs A Bell|
|Mrs J Williamson|
|Mr I Ridley|
Record of Attendance 2016-2017
|Reverend D Cleugh||✓||✓||✓|
|Mr E Heatherington||✓||✓||✓|
|Mr D G Gibson - Chair||✓||✓||✓|
|Mr G R Johnson||A/A||Term of |
|Mr C Johnson||✓||✓||✓|
|Mrs A C Broadley||N||N||N|
|Mrs J Emberson||A/A||A/A||N|
|Mrs R Clasper - Head Teacher||✓||✓||✓|
|Mrs B Sandhu||✓||✓||✓|
|Mrs A Bell||✓||✓||✓|
|Mrs J Williamson||✓|
|Mr I Ridley||✓|
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