Governing bodies are the strategic leaders of schools and have a vital role to play in making sure every child gets the best possible education. The governing body has a strong focus on three core strategic functions:
At Avenue Primary School governors meet regularly with school senior leaders to meet these and other functions and responsibilities. The governors also visit the school to ensure they understand what is happening and to monitor and evaluate the impact of actions.
Governors hold an important public office so their identity and relevant interests should be made available to their school and wider communities. The attached document provides such details.
Each term governors visit the school to find out more about what is happening in the school. These are summaries of each term’s visits.
Governance Impact StatementOur governing body carries out self-evaluation and we have discussed what we do and the impact it has, which is summarised in our Impact Statement.