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Samuel Laycock School


Mrs Carolyn Wright - Chair of Governors (Co-opted)

Attendance: 83%  Also a governor at West Hill School. Manager at local Sixth Form College.  Current term ends: 23/05/21

Mrs Joyce Howarth - Vice Chair (MBE JP) (Co-opted)

Attendance: 100% Current term ends: 5/5/19

Mr Andrew Foord - Executive Head Teacher

Attendance: 100% Also Executive Head Teacher and a governor at Cromwell High School, Dukinfield.

Ms Jane Woolfenden - Local Authority

Attendance: 50% Also a governor at Lyndhurst Primary School   Current term ends: 23/05/21

Mrs Ann Whittington - Parent

Attendance: 83% Current term ends: 23/05/21

Mrs Jane O'Brien- Parent

Attendance: 100% Current term ends: 19/03/22

Mr Mohammed Karim- Co-opted

Attendance: 75% Director & Proprieter of KJ Apparel. Taxi Driver. Current Term ends: 31/12/21

Ms Nicola Hallam - Staff

Attendance: 100%   Current Term ends  17/10/20

Committee Structure: 

Teaching and Learning: 

Ms Wright, Mr Foord, Ms Whittington, Ms Hallam

Standards and Curriculum: 

Ms Whittington, Ms Howarth, Ms Hallam

Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare: 

Ms Woolfenden, Ms O'Brien, Mr Foord

Finance and Resources: 

Ms Wright, Ms Howarth, Mr Karim, Mr Foord

Pay Committee: 

Ms Wright, Ms Howarth, Mr Karim

Pay Appeals, Complaints, Pupil Discipline, Head's Performance:

Any 3 governors

Associated Governors (all non-voting):

Ms Jenifer Tinsdeall (Head of School)

Mrs Amanda Daley (Head of KS3 Department)

Mrs Anita Walker (Head of KS4 Department)

Ms Donna West (Head of ASC Department)

Mrs Sharon Whiteside (Bursar)

Former Governors of the last 12 months:

Mr Carey Flint- ended 31/08/18 - former chair of Governors (co-opted) former, now retired, teacher at school

Ms Andrea Hardy- (co-opted) member of staff, ended Spring 2018

Mr Richard Benson- ended 31/12/17- (staff governor)