Key Information

School Governors

School governors are drawn from different parts of the community, such as parents, the Staff, the local authority (LA), the Community and other groups.

Governors are responsibile for promoting high standards, setting targets, the school’s finances, the curriculum, appointments, reviewing performance and pay and much more.  For a full list of governors, their roles and term, their pencuniary and business interests and attendance click here.
We have two committees – Curriculum and General Purposes and Finance and Pay Committee

PARENT GOVERNORS – selected by election (or appointment if insufficient people stand for election) and drawn from parents and carers of children at the school.

STAFF GOVERNORS – selected by election from teaching and support staff paid to work at the school

CO-OPTED GOVERNORS – appointed by the governing body to serve the needs of the school

LA GOVERNORS – appointed by the Local Authority

School Governors are:
Headteacher – Oliver Woodward
Teacher Governor – Amy Scott

Parent Governors are:
Tom Best (Chair)
Gwen Wright (Chair of Finance Committee)
Amina Ali
Stephanie Collins (Chair of Curriculum Committee)
Cas Serafin (Vice Chair)

Co-opted Governors are:
Russel Viegas
Alan Russell
Jordan Cott
Nathaniel Bellio

LA Governors are:
Juliana Iwobi (link governor for Child Protection and Health and Safety)

We have two committees which meet regularly.  They are the Curriculum and General Purposes Committee and the Finance and Pay Committee.

Curriculum and General Purpose Committee
Oliver Woodward
Tom Best
Cas Serafin
Stephanie Collins – Chair

Finance and Pay Committee
Juliana Iwobi
Alan Russell
Gwen Wright – Chair
Oliver Woodward
Nathaniel Bellio
Jordan Cott

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Columbia Road,
E2 7RG


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