The school has a total of thirteen Governors, who are collectively responsible for strategic planning, policy, staff appointments and finance, amongst other things. The Chair of Governors is George Rose.

Register of Governor Business Interests Constitution – St Philip & James Aided 07.10.22. Governance Handbook Governor Visits Protocol 
Governor Attendance 2021-22 Governor Board Diversity Data 23-24

 

Our Governors  
George Rose: Chair of Governors  Anne Clayton: Foundation – PCC
Paul Atkins (Headteacher): Staff  Robert Aitken: Foundation – PCC
Alice Buxton: Staff Hazel Shaw: Foundation – PCC
Nancy Upton: Parent Izzy McRae: Foundation – PCC
Daniel Walters: Foundation – Diocese Lydia Carey: Parent 
Susie Bagnall: Foundation – Diocese  Louise Fox: LA
Michael Carter: Co-opted Kirsty Pape: Associate member

Full Governing Body minutes

The full Governing Body meets once a term (six times a year). Much of its work is delegated to five sub-committees, each of which also meets once a term. Minutes from those meetings are then reported to the full Governing Body.

2023/2024

19th October 2023

13th December 2023

For previous years’ Full Governing Body minutes, please click here.

Admissions and Attendance Committee minutes

The Admissions and Attendance Committee is responsible for agreeing the school’s Admissions Policy and allocating places at the school in accordance with it. It is also responsible for monitoring and reviewing attendance.

Terms of Reference

2023/2024

For previous years’ Admissions and Attendance Committee minutes, please click here.


Curriculum Committee minutes

The Curriculum Committee is responsible for overseeing curriculum delivery and monitoring progress. Staff report to the Committee on assessment, pupil progress in each year group, SATS targets and results, provision for Special Educational Needs (SEN) and Gifted and Talented pupils, and initiatives being taken in each colour area to raise standards and address issues identified.

Terms of Reference

2023/2024

For previous years’ Curriculum Committee minutes, please click here.

 

Personnel Committee minutes

The Personnel Committee is responsible for advising on the school’s staffing structure, drafting pay policies and monitoring staff development and staff appraisal.

Terms of Reference

2023/2024

For previous years’ Personnel Committee minutes, please click here.


Resources Committee minutes

Comprising of the former Finance and Premises committees. The Premises Committee was responsible for the school’s premises and grounds, health and safety and security.The Finance Committee was responsible for approving the annual budget, monitoring expenditure, ensuring appropriate levels of financial control and staying abreast of changing school funding arrangements.

Terms of Reference 

2023/2024

For previous years’ minutes, please click here (Premises) or here (Finance)