Governors


The governing board oversee the effective running of the school.

The board consists of parents, staff, local authority and co-opted governors. The purpose of the governing body is to provide confident, strategic leadership and to create robust accountability, oversight and assurance for educational and financial performance. 

The three core functions of the board are:

  • Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction

  • Holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff

  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure it's money is well spent      

 

   Chris Lindsay

Chris Lindsay

Chris Lindsay: Co-opted Governor

Chris has been a Governor at the school since 2009 and has two children at the school He trained as an engineer, but now works as a marketing director for BT.

Responsibilities: Chair | Standards Committee | Resources Committee

 
   John Hall

John Hall

John Hall: Co-Opted Governor

John has been a governor at the school since 2017 and has two children who went to school in Winchester. He is a Chartered Building Surveyor and Engineer, currently working as consultant in Winchester. John has been a volunteer student mentor at Southampton University since 2012.

Responsibilities: Chair Standards Committee | Early Years Foundation Stage

 
   Dave Morris

Dave Morris

Dave MorriS: LEA Governor

Dave has been a governor at the school since 2018 and has two grown up children who are now at university. He has a background in IT, dating back over 25 years and is currently working as a senior IT manager at a multi-national bank in London.

Responsibilities: Chair Resources Committee | Staff Welfare & Development | ICT

 

Rachael Corrie: CO-Opted Governor

Rachael has been a governor at the school since 2012 and she has one child at the school. She has a background in marketing and now works part time for Hampshire County Council in the Governor Services team.

Responsibilities: Standards Committee | Pupil Premium | Headteacher Performance Management Committee

 
   Susmita Bhattacharya

Susmita Bhattacharya

Susmita BhattacharyA: Parent Governor

Susmita has been a governor at the school since 2017 and has two children at the school. She works as an associate lecturer at Winchester University and is a creative writing tutor and author. 

Responsibilities: Standards Committee | Development and Training Governor | English

 

James Hodgins: Co-Opted Governor

James has been a Governor at the school since 2015 and has two children at the school. He is a maths teacher and Housemaster at Winchester College and has been a governor at Twyford School.

Responsibilities: Standards Committee | Maths | Pupils working at greater depth

 
   Jovina Jenkins

Jovina Jenkins

Jovina Jenkins: Co-Opted Governor

Jovina has been a governor at the school since 2017. She wanted to become a governor because she wanted to be involved in the local community and support young people. Her previous career was in accountancy where she specialised in corporate taxation.

Responsibilities: Resources Committee | Safeguarding and Looked After Children

 

Martin Hopkinson: Co-Opted Governor

Martin has been a governor at the school since 2017. Now semi-retired, he started his career as a physics teacher before moving into industry. There he has specialised in project and risk management. Previously Martin has been a governor at two other primary schools.

Responsibilities: Vice Chair Resources Committee | Behaviour for Learning | Strategic Property Development

 
   Dawn Przybycin

Dawn Przybycin

Dawn Przybycin: Co-Opted Governor

Dawn has been a governor at the school since 2011. She has lived in the local community for many years and both her daughters went to the school. Dawn works for Hampshire County Council as a Senior Internal Auditor, and became a governor as a way of becoming more involved with the local community.

Responsibilities: Resources Committee | Health & Safety | Headteacher Performance Management Committee | Science

 

Jamie Scott: Co-Opted Governor

Jamie has been a governor at the school since 2016 and has a long standing association with the school. He is a local councillor representing the Stanmore community on Winchester City Council. Jamie is also a governor at Kings' School.

Responsibilities: Resources Committee | Sports & PE | Community Engagement

 

Sally Scott: Co-Opted Governor

Sally has been a governor at the school since 2017 and has a background in education spanning over 25 years in both the primary and secondary sectors. She has held two headships and was seconded by the British Council to Malaysia to act as an advisor to schools in Primary Education. Her two sons are now married and she has a daughter-in-law who is currently a primary teacher.

Responsibilities: Standards Committee | SEND | Broad & Balanced Curriculum | Headteacher Performance Management Committee,

 

VACANCY: Staff Governor

VACANCY: PARENT GOVERNOR


Committees:

Resources Committee

Chair: Dave Morris | Vice Chair: Martin Hopkinson | Dawn Przybycin | Jovina Jenkins | Jamie Scott | Chris Lindsay

Standards Committee

Chair: John Hall | Vice Chair: Rachael Corrie | Sally Scott | Susmita Bhattacharya | James Hodgins | Chris Lindsay

Pay committee

Chair: Dave Morris | Vice Chair: Martin Hopkinson | Dawn Przybycin | Jovina Jenkins | Jamie Scott | Chris Lindsay

Headteacher Performance Management Committee

Chair: Sally Scott | Rachael Corrie | Dawn Pryzbycin