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The Governing Body

If you would like to contact any of the governors please do so via Pat Gale, Clerk to the Governing Body. Email: pat.gale@northyorks.gov.uk

Constitution of the Governing Body

The Governing Body comprises of:

  • Six Co-opted Governors: Elected by the Governing Body.
  • Two Parent Governors: Elected by the parents of pupil in the school and have parental responsibility for at least one pupil in the school at the time of election.
  • One Staff Governor: Elected by the teaching and support staff within school.
  • One County Council Governor: Nominated by the Local Authority (North Yorkshire County Council) as their representative.
  • The Principal: Governor by virtue of employment by the school.
  • The total number of governors is eleven: The Chair and Vice-chair of Governors are elected annually at the first Governing Body meeting within the Autumn term. Co-opted, parent and staff governors each serve a 4 year term, as does the County Council Governor, or until termination by the Local Authority.
  • Clerk to the Governors: The Clerk to the Governing Body provides advice to the Governing Body on governance, constitutional and procedural matters. The Clerk also provides effective administrative support to the Governing Body and its committees and ensures the Governing Body is properly constituted.

Current Members, Attendance and Business Interests

Name

 

Category of Governor

Date of Appointment / Term of Office

Appointed by

​Additional Responsibilities/ Committee Member

​Business and Pecuniary Interests

​Relatives with any staff member

Attendance Sept 2019 - July 2020

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Cotgrave, Samantha

 

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Co-opted

 

Appointed: 08/10/2019

Term: 4 years

Expires: 07/10/2023

 

The Governing Body

 



School Improvement Committee

None

 

​No

 

1 of 5

 

​Glahome, John

 

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​Co-opted

Appointed: 03/04/2017

Term: 4 years

Expires: 02/04/2021

 

​The Governing Body

 

 

School Improvement Committee

Pay Review Committee Member

 

​None

 

Sarah Glahome Counselling Services (wife)

 

2 of 5

 

​Hailwood, Jane

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​Staff

 

Appointed: 31/03/2017

Term: 4 years

  Expires: 30/03/2021

 

​Staff Election

   

 

​None

 

​No

 

2 of 5

 

​Les, Carl

 

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​Local Authority

 

Appointed: 03/04/2017

Term: 4 years

Expires 02/04/2021

 

​Local Authority

 

​Academies Link

Pay Review Committee Member

 

 

Leader of NYCC

Elected Member of Hambleton District Council

LEA Governor for Michael Syddall Primary School

 

​No

 

 

1 of 5 

 

 

 

McCann, Terry​

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Co-opted

 

Appointed: 05/02/2019

  Term: 4 years

  Expires: 04/02/2022

 

​Temporary Chair of The Governing Body

 

None​

 

No​

 

2 of 5

 

​Scott, Colin

(Headteacher Risedale Sports & Community College)

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​​Staff

 

 

​​Appointed: 31/03/2017

 

 

​​Default as Headteacher

 

 

Pay Review Committee Member

 

 

Ofsted Inspector

 

 

​No

 

 

2 of 5


​Lt. Col. Turner, Jim

(Catterick Garrison Commander)

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Co-opted



Appointed: 10/12/2019

Term: 4 years

Expires: 09/12/2023


The Governing Body

 


None

No


1 of 4

Vinsen, Lara

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Co-opted

 

Appointed: 16/10/2018

  Term: 4 years

  Expires: 15/10/2022

The Governing Body

None

No

2 of 5

VACANCY

Co-opted

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VACANCY

Parent Governor​
VACANCY
Parent Governor