The governing body at Brookdale Primary School has a range of duties and powers and a general responsibility for the conduct of the school with a view to promoting high standards of educational achievement.


Its responsibilities include but are not limited to:


•setting targets for pupil achievement
•managing the school's finances
•making sure the curriculum is balanced and broadly based
•appointing staff
•reviewing staff performance and pay.




Governing Body Members 2017-2018


Chair of Governors - John Hughes

Vice Chair of Governors - Ruth Doig

Staff Governor -  Diane Kenny (Class teacher).  Appointed by Staff

Co-opted Governors - Tracey Baxter,  Ruth Doig, Gill Knapton, Julian Fisher, Peter Smith, Susan Elliott, Christine Vickers, John Hughes.  Appointed by Governing Body

Parent Governors - John Ratchford, Louise Granton.  Appointed by Governing Body

Local Authority Governor - Wendy Clements.  Appointed by Local Authority

Clerk to Governors - Karen Dodd.



Full Governing Body meetings (2017-2018)


- October 10th 2017 (5.00pm)

- November 14th 2017 (5.00pm)

- March 20th 2018 (5.00pm)

- June 19th 2018 (5.00pm)