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Governors

Membership of Highfields Primary School's Governing Body

Highfields Primary School's Governing Body consists of fourteen Governors;

  • Mrs Flowers is our Chair of Governors. She is a co-opted Governor and can also be contacted through our school office.
  • Mrs Garratt is our Head Teacher Governor.
  • Miss Foster is a Parent Governor.
  • Mrs Adams is our Staff Governor.
  • Mr Wallace is a Parent Governor.

The following people are Co-opted Governor's;

  • Mrs Hunter
  • Mr Cox
  • Mrs Lewis
  • Mr Parkes

We currently have four Co-Opted governor vacancies and a LA governor vacancy.

Please find a copy of our Instrument of Government below.

Committees

Our Governing Body has responsibility for;

  • Pupil and Curriculum
  • Outcomes
  • Resources/provision
  • Behaviour and Safety
  • Admissions

There are four Ad-Hoc Committees that meet as and when required;

Ad-Hoc Committees

  • Pupil Discipline & Complaints Committee
  • Staffing Committee
  • Appeals Committee
  • HT Performance Management Committee
  • Selection Panel

Governor Meetings

The full Governing Body meet at least twice a term.

Attendance at Full Governing Body Meetings - 2023-24

11th September 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Lewis, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

16th October 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Lewis, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

20th November 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mrs Lewis, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

11th December 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Garratt, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

29th January 2024 - Mrs Adams, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mrs Lewis and Mr Wallace

18th March 2024 - Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mrs Lewis, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

Attendance at Full Governing Body Meetings - 2022-23

12th September 2022 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Garratt, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

17th October 2022 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mrs Lewis and Mr Wallace

28th November 2022 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

12th December 2022 - Cancelled

16th January 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mrs Lewis, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

13th February 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Hunter, Mrs Lewis, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

27th March 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Lewis and Mr Parkes

24th April 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mrs Lewis, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

24th May 2023 - Cancelled

19th June 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Hunter, Mrs Lewis, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

17th July 2023 - Attended by: Mrs Adams, Mr Cox, Mrs Flowers, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mrs Lewis, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

Attendance at Full Governing Body Meetings - 2021/22

13th September 2021 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees and Mrs Turner

18th October 2021 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Rees and Mrs Turner

15th November 2021 - Meeting cancelled

13th December 2021 - Meeting cancelled

17th January 2022 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mrs Turner and Mr Wallace

7th March 2022 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mrs Turner and Mr Wallace

4th April 2022 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mr Parkes, Mrs Turner and Mr Wallace

23rd May 2022 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mrs Turner and Mr Wallace

20th June 2022 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes and Mr Wallace

18th July 2022 - Meeting cancelled

Attendance at Full Governing Body Meetings - 2020/21

7th September 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mrs Turner and Mrs Wallace

19th October 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Rees, Mr Singh and Mrs Turner

23rd November 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Miss Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes and Mrs Turner

7th December 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Miss Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees and Mrs Turner

18th January 2021 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Miss Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Singh, Mrs Wallace

1st March 2021 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mrs Turner, Mrs Wallace

29th March 2021 - Attended by: Mrs Evans, Miss Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Rees, Mr Singh, Mrs Turner, Mrs Wallace

17th May 2021 - Postponed

7th June 2021 - Attended by: Mrs Evans, Miss Foster, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mrs Turner, Mrs Wallace

19th July 2021 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mr Singh

Attendance at Full Governing Body Meetings - 2019/20

9th September 2019 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees and Mrs Turner

21st October 2019 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees and Mrs Turner

25th November 2019 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mr Singh, Mrs Turner and Mrs Wallace

16th December 2019 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees and Mrs Turner

20th January 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Rees, Mrs Turner and Mrs Wallace

2nd March 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mrs Turner and Mrs Wallace

30th March 2020 - cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

27th April 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mrs Turner and Mrs Wallace

18th May 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mrs Turner and Mrs Wallace

8th June 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mr Singh, Mrs Turner and Mrs Wallace

13th July 2020 - Attended by: Mr Cox, Mrs Evans, Mrs Garratt, Mrs Hunter, Mr Parkes, Mr Rees, Mr Singh, Mrs Turner and Mrs Wallace

Register of Business Interests

Below you will find attached a Register of Business Interest for all members of our Governing Body.

Joanne Flowers David Cox