Governing Body

Witton Park Academy is extremely fortunate to have a supportive and committed Governing Body which is comprised of representatives of parents, staff, the community and the Local Authority. The Governors are valued members of our School team and are integral to the smooth running and co-ordination of all School activities and to the School’s mission of ‘Achievement for All’.

The Governing Body is committed to a shared vision for the School and to raising the standards of achievement of all of our students. The Governing Body acts with integrity, objectivity and honesty and in the best interest of our School.

All members of our Governing Body act to support and challenge the Head Teacher by providing. Our Governing Body is open, accessible and prepared to explain decisions and actions. Where necessary the Governing Body challenge; ask questions, seek information, improve proposals and support the Head Teacher in decisions that provide the best opportunities for our students.

Annual final accounts for the Academy Trust as scheduled for first publication on 18 December 2015.

Witton Park Academy Trust Articles of Association

Our Governing Body is comprised of the following dedicated individuals:

Chair of Governors
Mr Dave Hollings

Vice Chair of Governors
Mr John Mills

Staff Governors
Mr Dean Logan

Parent Governors
Mrs Maryam Batan, Mrs Amanda Morris, Mrs Riffat Batool and Mr Paul Haworth

Co-opted Governors
Mr Brian Fagan, Cllr John Pearson, Mr Ehsan Raja

Further details are available on request from the School Office.

Finance and General Purposes Commitee Members
Mr D Logan, Mr D Hollings, Mr B Fagan, Cllr J Pearson, Mrs E Hodson (School Business Manager),  Mr J Mills, Ms A Morris, Mr R Batool

Curriculum and Staffing Committee Members
Mr D Logan, Mr A Burton (Associate Headteacher), Cllr J Pearson, Mr B Fagan, Mr J Mills, Mr E Raja, Mr P Haworth, Mr R Batool

Head’s Performance Review
Mr B Fagan, Mr D Hollings, Mr J Mills

Pay Committee
Mr B Fagan, Mr D Hollings, Cllr J Pearson, Mr J Mills

Welfare (Exclusions)
Mr B Fagan

Designated Responsibility
Safeguarding Mrs M Batan
Link (Training) Mr B Fagan
Equality Mr Fagan
Literacy Mr Mills
Health & Safety Mr B Fagan
Children in our Care Mr B Fagan

For more details of responsibilities, please click below:
Governors' Designated Responsibilities 2016-17


Pupil Premium
Mr J Mills

Governance Information – Declaration of Interests

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