Ashton Keynes Governors

At Ashton Keynes there are 15 governors and 4 associate members making up the governing body. There are 6 different categories appointed by various bodies. At Ashton Keynes we have:

  • 2 Staff (Head is automatically, other staff member elected by teaching & support staff)
  • 3 Foundation (appointed by Diocesan Board of Education)
  • 1 Authority (appointed by Wiltshire Council)
  • 4 Co-opted (appointed by the governing body)
  • 5 Parent (elected by parents of pupils at the school)
  • 4 Associate – no voting rights at full governing body meetings

What we do

Our major role is supporting Mrs Saville in the management of the school in both the immediate and long term interests of its pupils. We fulfil this role by providing a strategic view, acting as a critical friend and ensuring accountability to parents and the community for our actions and the school’s overall performance.

Governor Impact Statement 2016-17

If you are interested in becoming a school governor, have a question or would like to know about the important role of governors in your school then please email:governors@ashtonkeynes.wilts.sch.uk

Responsibilities

Our main responsibilities include areas such as the curriculum, school budget, staffing, admissions, inspections and health safety and welfare.

Committees

As well as attending Full Governing Body meetings 3 times a year, each governor serves on a committee;

Finance & Premises – Responsible for setting and managing the school budget, maintenance of the school premises and health & safety

Staffing, Policies & Communications – Responsible for staffing, reviewing policies and communications

Curriculum & Monitoring – Responsible for reviewing curriculum, reviewing pupil progress and other matters such as the school improvement plan

Strategy Group – Responsible for the long-term strategy of the School. Attended by the Headteacher and Chairs of committees.

Who we are;

 

 

 

The Headteacher is Mrs Samantha Saville.

The current Chair of Governors is Michele Collier- Bromelow

The current Vice Chair of Governors is Caroline Hukins.

The current Clerk to Governors is Sarah Smith

The terms of office are also shown below.

The current Parent Governors (appointed by parents/carers):

  • Vacancy
  • Ms Caroline Hukins 03.04.14 – 02.04.18
  • Dr Peter Gray 03.04.14 – 02.04.18
  • Mrs Michele Collier -Bromelow 09.12.15 – 08.12.19
  • Mr Chris Powell 13.10.17 – 12.10.21

The current Foundation Governors (appointed by Bristol Diocese):

  • Mr David Tarr 04.11.13 – 03.11.17
  • Mrs Meggen Cantillon 15.09.14 – 14.09.18
  • Rev Shirley Danby 13.02.15 – 12.02.19

The current Co-opted Governors (appointed by the full governing body):

  • Mrs Sarah Harris 22.05.13 – 21.05.21 Safeguarding Governor
  • Mr Jon Hughes 20.06.13 – 19.06.21 PPG Ambassador
  • Mrs Jan Thompson 05.11.14 – 04.11.18 SEND Governor
  • Vacancy

The current Authority Governors (appointed by Local Authority):

  • Mr Ron Munroe 01/08/17 – 31/07/21

The current Staff Governor is (appointed by staff):

  • Miss Katy Thomas 06.11.13 – 05.11.17

The current Associate members are (appointed by the full governing body):

  • Mrs Aideen McEvoy-Wilding 04.04.14 – 03.04.18
  • Mr Mark Binnersley 06.10.15 – 05.10.19
  • Mr Trevor Heath 13.02.15 – 12.02.19
  • Miss Leah Perring 24.11.16 – 23.11.20

Resignations:

  • Rob Andrews (Co-opted)      11/02/14 – 10/02/18 resigned 26/11/15
  • Adam Loveridge (Parent)   27/09/12 – 28/09/16 resigned 23/05/16
  • Shirley Palmer  (Associate)    31/10/14 – 30/10/18 resigned 24/06/16
  • Alan Waller (Authority)         14/12/12 – 13/12/16 resigned 14/11/16
  • Mr Mark Cryer 03.11.14 – 02.11.18 resigned 10/07/17
  • Chris Padley 04/10/16 – 03/10/20 resigned 06/10/17

AK Governors Summary of Business Interest 2016/17

AK Governors Summary of Business Interest 2015/16

FGB Attendance record 2016/17

FGB Attendance record 2015/16

Contact
Please email: governors@ashtonkeynes.wilts.sch.uk

Minutes FGB 23rd March 2017

Minutes FGB 24th November 2016

Minutes FGB 23rd June 2016

Minutes FGB 14th April 2016

Minutes FGB 26th November 2015

Minutes FGB 25th June 2015

Minutes FGB 5th February 2015

Minutes FGB 5th November 2014

Minutes FGB 26th June 2014

Minutes FGB 26th March 2014

Minutes FGB 6th February 2014

Minutes FGB 12 December 2013

Minutes FGB 17th October 2013

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Minutes FGB 11th April 2013

Minutes FGB 7th February 2013

Minutes FGB 6th December 2012

Minutes FGB 11th October 2012

Minutes FGB  21st June 2012

Minutes FGB 26th April 2012

Minutes FGB 2nd February 2012

Minutes FGB 1st December 2011

Minutes FGB 6th October 2011

Minutes FGB 23rd June 2011

Minutes FGB 31st March 2011

Minutes FGB 10th February 2011

Minutes FGB 25th November 2010

Minutes FGB 30th September 2010

Minutes FGB 24th June 2010

Minutes FGB 25th March 2010