Gotherington Primary School

The Lawns, Gotherington, Cheltenham, GL52 9QT

Governance  »  Governance at Gotherington

ACADEMY GOVERNANCE
Since the conversion to Academy Status in August 2011, Gotherington Primary School is governed as an Academy Trust. The Governing Body has a strategic role. With the Head Teacher, governors set the vision, ethos and strategic direction of the school and decide the improvement priorities. They provide a balance of support and challenge to school leaders and monitor and evaluate the work of the school, ensuring financial probity at all times.

The School has a Governing body comprised of a Chair of Trustees, Head Teacher, 3 Parent Trustees, 2 Co-opted Trustees and a Staff Trustee. 

GOVERNING BODY ORGANISATION
The Chair of  Trustees is Mr M Mintram.
The Vice Chair of the Governing Body is Mrs S Lawrance.
The School also has 2 Committees and they are as follows:
Finance Chair: Mrs S. Lawrance
Health and Safety Mr M  Longland
 
Mike Mintram, Chair of Trustees 
 



Sally Lawrance, Vice Chair, Parent Trustee and Chair of Finance


Jan Morrow, Co-Opted Trustee