The local Governing Body at Abbey School
As an academy, the Local Governing Body of Abbey School has delegated powers from the Nexus Multi Academy Trust Board of Directors, which are outlined in the Trust’s Scheme of Delegation.
The Trust Chief Executive Officer and Chief Finance Officer act as advisors to the Local Governing Body, and attend most meetings
The Governing Body was constituted on 1st June 2016 and the following structure of Governance is now in place:
No more than 2 Parent Governors
No more than 2 Staff Governors
At least 3 Associate Governors
MINIMUM TOTAL = 7 GOVERNORS (inc 3 members of staff)
Abbey Local Governing Body
Head Teacher – Luci Windle
Chair of Governors – Mary Smith
Parent Governor – Cara Jones
Parent Governor – Deborah Berry
Staff Governor – Liz Shimwell ( Teacher)
Staff Governor – Ian Burns ( Non-Teacher)
Associate Member – Alan Jones
Associate Member – Daniel Buckley
Associate Member – Jim McIntosh
Clerk – Diane Hyner
Governor Profiles can be viewed here
Governing body minutes can be viewed below
The Local Governing Body meets at least once a half term, with additional meetings being arranged as required.
How can I contact the school governors? The governors can be contacted via the Clerk to Governors c/o Abbey School, Little Common Lane, Kimberworth, Rotherham, S61 2RA, or email clerk@NexusMAT.org
How are governors chosen? There are different categories of Governors: Parent Governors, Staff Governors, and Associate Governors.