The Governing Body is made up of volunteers who represent the parents, staff, local community and the local education authority.  If you would like to find out more about the work of the Governing Body please ask at the school office.


Their main roles are :

  • Setting the school's vision, ethos and strategic direction.

  • Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils.

  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and ensuring money is well spent.


Rev’d Natasha Woodward (Chair) 


Mrs. Karuna Khan (Dec 2017) (Elected by Parents)  



Mrs. Nicole Lobo (Headteacher)

Miss. Laura Minihan (Elected by staff – Nov 2017)


Ms. Che-Kwon Sterling (Nov 2018) - Nominated by LA, appointed by GB



Appointed by Governing Body on dates shown

Rev’d Natasha Woodward (Chair) (March 2019) 

Ms. Emily Barnes (Vice Chair) (Nov 2018)

Mr. Nilesh Parekh (Nov.2017)

Dr. Jesan Benjamin (June 2018)

Mr. John Morgan (March 2017)

Mr. Hitesh Kerai (March 2019) 

Mrs. Uma Malhotra (Sept 2020)


Appointed by Governing Body on dates shown

Appointed annually by Governing Body with voting rights only on Committees

Mrs. Brenda Robb - Finance Committee (June 2019)

Mrs. Jag Sidhu - All Committees (June 2019)

Ms. Liz McLaren

Mr. Andrew Miller

Clerk for Main Governing Board  - Mrs Jean Nield (March 2019)

Clerk for Committee Meetings - Mrs Anita Vadher (April 2019)

The term of office for all Governors is four years, apart from the Headteacher who serves for as long as in post. Associate Members and the Clerk are appointed annually. 

Finance Committee

Nilesh Parekh - Chair

John Morgan

Hitesh Kerai

Nicole Lobo

Brenda Robb

Jag Sidhu

Welfare Committee

Laura Minihan - Chair

Jag Sidhu 

Karuna Khan

Nicole Lobo

Uma Malhotra

Curriculum Committee

Emily Barnes - Chair

Nicole Lobo

Jag Sidhu

Andrew Miller

Elizabeth McLaren

Che-Kwon Sterling

Personnel Committee

Natasha Woodward - Chair

Jesan Benjamin

Nicole Lobo

Jag Sidhu

Emily Barnes

Uma Malhotra

Responsible Governors:

Safeguarding & Prevent:  C. Sterling;    Health Safety:  N.Parekh;

Equality: K.Khan; Performance Management &Target setting: N.Parekh;

Numeracy:  J.Morgan & C.Sterling; Literacy: E.Barnes;  Science:  H. Kerai;

Pupil Premium: H, Kerai;  SEND:  N.Woodward;  Computing: J.Benjamin;

R.E:  N.Woodward;  P.E. J.Morgan;​ Humanities - TBC, The Arts - U Malhotra


A Register of Governors' Business and Personal Interests is maintained & updated annually. Currently there are no Business Interests declared.


Relationships declared between Governors and school staff are as follows: Nilesh Parekh's wife works for the School