Prestwood Village Schools Governing Body
As part of the Federation arrangement with Prestwood Junior School a joint Board of Governors has been appointed to oversee both schools. The members of this Board of Governors are as follows:
|Michael Jones||Chair of Governors, Co-opted|
|Paul Hazlehurst||Vice Chair of Governors, Local Authority|
|Fiona Brookwell||Co-opted, Diversity, citizenship & PCHSE Governor|
|Karen van Oostrum||Co-opted, Vice Chair Teaching and Learning Committee, Inclusion, SENCO & Pupil Premium|
|Jo Ford||Co-opted, Staff Governor|
|Karine Lipinski||Co-opted, Development Governor|
|Ofer Margoninski||Co-opted, Numeracy Governor|
|Ivan Lovegrove||Co-opted, Chair of Extended Services and Community Committee|
|Nigel Bicknell||Co-opted, Chair Finance Committee|
|Ryan Lane||Parent Governor|
|Petra Stone||Parent Governor|
|Tim Danton||Co-opted, Vice Chair of Extended Services and Community Committee|
|Jan McKendrick||Co-opted, Chair Teaching and Learning Committee, numeracy governor|
|Sian Beynon||Staff Governor|
The role of the Governing Body is, fundamentally, to make sure that the children at Prestwood Infant School develop into caring, curious, creative and capable life-long learners to the best of their ability during their time at the school. We do this by:
Some of the things we don't do (as governors):
We're a critical friend to the Headteacher and Senior Staff. We know the school's strengths and weaknesses. We act in the best interests of all the pupils of the school. Governors give of their time freely, are called to behave in a professional manner, and follow a code of conduct.
Most of all, it is a really rewarding role to play in the life of the school. The Governing Body makes a difference to the start our children make in life. We are really proud of the great things the excellent staff and superb children of Prestwood Infant School are achieving.
Photos of the Governors can be found in the Staff team gallery.