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William Cobbett Primary School


The Role of the Governing Board

The Governing Board has three main roles:

  •  Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  •  Holding the Headteacher 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 its money is well spent. 

Chair Of Governors: Mr Nicholas Somerville  

Details of membership of the governing board and individual responsibilities are in the documents below.