The full Governing Body of the school meets termly and  this document will be updated following the October meeting of the Full Governing Body


Membership of the Governing Body (January 2024)

Forename Surname Category Start End Position

Attendance 3 possible per year

Kirsty Baker Co-opted 23/01/2014 22/01/2026 Vice Chair, SEND, EYFS 2/2
Jayne Sharon Brown Foundation 18/10/2021 17/10/2025 RE, H&S 2/2
Mark Buckle Co-opted 18/06/2015 17/06/2027 Chair, Safeguarding, Child Protection, Governor Training 2/2
Julian Champion Co-opted 26/01/2021 25/01/2025 ICT 1/2
Katie Dewhirst Co-opted 22/01/2019 21/01/2027   2/2
Lisa Hobson Staff 08/07/2019 07/07/2024 Staff Member 2/2
Glyn Owen Foundation 23/11/2007   Dioc Representative 1/2
Robert Palmer Headteacher 07/01/2019 07/01/2039 Headteacher 2/2
Rebecca Parker Parent 18/10/2022 17/10/2026 Pupil Premium, Sports Premium  
Kathryn Ryder Parent 23/01/2024 22/01/2028   1/1


A clerk is supplied by the East Riding of Yorkshire LA - Yvonne Bellwood


The full governing body meet termly, as do the Finance, General Purposes and Resources Committee and the Curriculum, Assessment and Pupil Welfare Committee. Other committees, such as Pay and Appraisal, meet less frequently.


Governors are appointed as follows:

  • Parent governors are elected by parents, if their child attends the school
  • Staff governors are elected by the teaching or non-teaching staff and are a member of the teaching or non-teaching staff
  • Authority governors are appointed by the local education authority (East Riding of Yorkshire Council)
  • Foundation governors are appointed by the Church of England or charitable trust
  • Co-opted (appointed) governors are co-opted (appointed) by the the other governors


More information about being a school governors in the East Riding of Yorkshire can be found here.

The Chair and other governors are happy to meet with parents before their child starts school.


Below is the 'Governor Register of Interests' which describes any pecuniary interests governors may have, along with other information. This is updated following the autumn term meeting of the governing body, when pecuniary interests are declared.

Register of Interests