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Governing Body

Governors play an important role in our school and there are several committees that meet regularly to support the management of different aspects of the school.
If you would like further information about being a Governor please contact
Mrs S. Meredith, Clerk to Governors.
The Governing Body consists of:
1 Headteacher Governor (ex-officio):
Mr S.G. Brady, B.Ed. (Hons), NPQH.
4 Local Authority Governors (placed on the governing body by LA):
Cllr. G. Davies                (Chair of Governors)
Cllr. S. Foulkes
Cllr. D. Roberts
Mrs. J. Monty                 (Safeguarding & SEN Governor)
4 Parent Governors (voted on by parents/carers of our school):
Mr D. Crawford
Mrs. D. Pendlebury
Chair of Govs and Headteacher are currently assessing the skills needed on the governing body to bring in new governors.
4 Community Governors (chosen by governing body for their expertise):
Mr P. Landsborough   (Vice-Chair and Chair of Curriculum Committee)
Mrs. D. McDonald       (Chair of Health & Safety Committee)
Miss D. Smith          (Chair of Finance & Personnel Committee)
Ms J. Yee             (Mathematics Governor)
2 Staff Governors (voted on by school staff):
Mrs. P. Caldicott
Miss L. Mearns

All governors have full voting rights in full governing body and committee meetings.

Governing Body Committees


Finance & Personnel Committee

Miss D. Smith (Chair)

Mr S.G. Brady

Cllr. G. Davies

Mrs. J. Yee

Mr P. Landsborough (Vice-Chair)

Cll.r D. Roberts (Mrs)

Mrs. D. McDonald


Health, Safety & Buildings Committee

Mrs. D. McDonald (Chair)

Mr S.G. Brady

Mr D. Crawford

Mrs. P. Caldicott

Mrs. T. McNiffe

Mrs. D. Pendlebury


Standards & Curriculum Committee

Mr P. Landsborough (Chair)

Mr S.G. Brady

Miss L. Mearns

Mrs. D. McDonald

Mrs. J. Monty


Register of Interests


Mr S.G. Brady

  • Married to a staff member.  
  • Board Member of Wirral City Learning Centres.  
  • Board Member of Liverpool John Moores University Astrophysics Research Institute.  
  • Board Member (Vice-Chair) of Wirral Early Help Strategic Board.  
  • School Improvement Associate (SIA) for Wirral Primary Schools (Black Horse Hill Infants, Overchurch Infants, St Peter's Heswall, Portland Primary and Millfields Primary).
  • Governor of Birkenhead Park School.


Mrs. Caldicott

  • Married to a provider of gardening/landscaping service to schools (Prestige Garden Care).


Miss D. Smith

  • Sister to a staff member.
  • Employee of Local Government Pension Scheme.


Mrs. J. Monty

  • Commissioning and Contracts Manager for Children & Young People's Dept., Wirral Council.


Cllr. G. Davies

  • Father-In-Law to a staff member.  
  • Governor of Birkenhead High School (Girls) Academy.
  • Governor of St. Anselm's College.