Part of the Glyn Academies Trust


School Strategy Board 2017 - 2018

Our Schools Strategy Board (SSB) meets once per half term. Our SSB provides the local governance function for our schools which fits within the overall governance structure of GLF Schools. Further information about governance at GLF Schools can be found here.

The three core functions of governance are:

1. Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction

2. Holding leaders to account for the educational performance of the organisation and its pupils, and the performance management, including well-being, of staff

3. Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.

It is therefore important that our SSB comprises the right people with the right skills to make appropriate and informed decisions for a school, taking into account the views of children and students, staff, parents and the local community.

The members of our School Strategy Board are:


and Special Responsibilities



Term of




Mr Robin Cayley

Chair of Governors



Mrs Rowena Cross

Vice Chair of Governors 

Ordinary 4 12.10.15
Mrs Julie Sherrington Headteacher whilst in post 01.09.17

Mrs Louise Duncan


Ordinary 4 01.12.13
Mr Chris Gough Staff 4 13.01.14
Mr Robert  Clark Co-opted 3 12.10.15
Mrs Maggie Goodwin

Looked after Children
Child Protection and Safeguarding
Ordinary 4 14.03.16

Mr Clive Sucking

Ordinary 4 26.09.16

Mrs Clare Morley


Ordinary 4 12.10.15 
Vacancy Parent 4 20.10.14
Mr Brian Townshend Clerk whilst in post 01.09.14

The governors may be contacted through the Clerk at

The Chair of Governors can be contacted, in confidence, at

For Attendance in 2015/16 and The regsiter of Business Interests, please see the relevant webpage.



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