Record of Attendance
Annual Statement

Our school Governors play an important part in helping to raise the standards at Bardsey Primary Academy. They act as a critical friend, involved in the monitoring and evaluating of the school’s performance. The Governors are responsible for setting strategic direction and ensuring accountability.

The Governing Body represents a wide range of expertise and is comprised of 14 Governors. This includes the Head Teacher, 2 Foundation Governors (including the Deputy Head Teacher), 4 Co-opted Governors, 1 Local Education Authority Governor, 1 Staff Governor and 5 Parent Governors who are elected by parents of the school. In addition, the Governing Body also has 1 Associate Member.

There are 3 Governing Body meetings during each academic year. In addition there are sub-committee meetings for matters concerning Project Management, Staffing, Performance Management, Curriculum and Academic Standards, Finance and Pastoral Support. Governors also complete various training courses with safeguarding being a priority. Wharfe Valley Trust meetings and joint training with Trust schools impacts positively on school development.

All governors can be contacted via the school; Gordon Milne is the chair of the governing body – g.milne@bardseyprimary.org.uk. See below for our governor’s attendance records and annual statement.

Minutes from governing body meetings are available on request – you are welcome to come to school and read a copy of the minutes. The following governors have left the governing body in the past 12 months: Linsey Hackworth, Angela Hanafin, James McGregor Tosh. If you are interested in becoming a community governor, please contact Gordon Milne at the above email address.

Governor profiles:

Sally Wise

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Nicola Herd

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Julia Norton

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Ellen Parker

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Camala Marsh

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Jane Ambrose

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Gordon Milne

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Raf Flores-Adrian

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