The school’s Governing Body meet regularly to discuss the development of the school. The governors are either appointed by the LEA, parents of pupils, members of staff (including the Head Teacher) or members of the community.
Governors are required to produce a plan for the strategic development of the school. This plan was drawn up by governors following consultation with staff and parents. A copy of the strategic plan is available here.
Small sub-committees meet, each with their own remit. They are:
The whole governing body meet regularly, where they discuss the recommendations of committee meetings and decide on school policy.
2017 – 2018 Register of Interests of current Governors serving, and those who have served at any point in the last 12 months, on the governing body of Menston Primary School
Iain Jones - Headteacher
Annet Nottingham - LEA Governor (Chair of Governors)
Peter Finlay - Co-opted Governor (Vice-Chair of Governors)
Sue Nicholson - Staff Governor
Dale Smith - Co-opted Governor
Pat Reid - Co-opted Governor
Shain Wells – Parent Governor
Sarah-Jayne Gregory - Parent Governor
Joanna Archdale - Parent Governor
Catherine Lain - Co-opted Governor
Gemma Jaques - Parent Governor
Julie Wilson - Co-opted Governor
Val Mooney - Clerk to Governors