REQM Silver Award
St Mary's
Church of England (VA) Primary School
Stockers Farm Road
Rickmansworth
Hertfordshire
WD3 1NY
Tel: 01923 776529
E-mail: admin@stmarys698.herts.sch.uk
Sep 15 15

Governing Body

Shree Deb

A welcome from the Chair of Governors

I would like to echo Mr Wanford’s welcome to you all and I thank you for your interest in our school.

St Mary’s school has a long tradition in Rickmansworth, dating back to 1711.

We are proud of our pupils’ achievements in all areas of their school life, whether those achievements are academic, creative or sporting.

In 2013, our school was inspected by two bodies; the first inspection, in January, was by the SIAS (Statutory Inspection of Anglican Schools). We were deemed “a good school”. Some of the inspectors’ comments from this report are included for your perusal:

 

“The distinctiveness and effectiveness of St Mary’s as a Church of England school are good.”

 “The school, through its distinctive Christian character, is outstanding at meeting the needs of all learners.”

 

The recent inspection by Ofsted in July also deemed St Mary’s “a good school”.

Our pupils enjoy coming to school. They also enjoy their lessons and their extra-curricular activities.  In line with the school’s Christian ethos, we take a pride in educating our pupils and developing a strong sense of morality in them, whatever their faith or none. 

Mrs Jacqueline Clark – Chair of Governors

 

Governing Body

 

Name

Category

Appointing body

Term of office

Committees

Responsibilities

Attendance Record 2015/2016

Mrs Emma Edwards

Headteacher

N/A

1st September 2017 – present

Curriculum and Standards

Resources and Premises

 

 

Mrs Jacqueline Clark

Parent Governor

Parents

1st July 2015 to 20th June 2019

Resources and Premises

Chair of Governors

SEND/Pupil Premium Link Governor

FGB – 5/6

RPC – 5/6

Mrs Paula Hiscocks

Local Authority  Governor

Local Authority (Hertfordshire)

1st September 2016 to 31st August 2020

Resources and Premises

Curriculum Link Governor

Year Three Link Governor

FGB – 3/6

CSC – 4/6

Reverend Deborah Snowball

Foundation Governor

Diocesan Board of Education

(DBE)

(St. Albans)

8th October 2007 to present

Curriculum and Standards

Chair of Curriculum and Standards Committee

Ethos/RE/Diocese Link Governor

Year One Link Governor

FGB – 6/6

CSC – 6/6

 

 

Mr Robert Todd

Foundation Governor

Diocesan Board of Education

(DBE)

(St. Albans)

12th January 2015 to 30th November 2019 

Resources and Premises

Health and Safety Link Governor

Year Four Link Governor

FGB – 4/5

RPC – 6/6

Mrs Frances Willett

Foundation Governor

Parochial Church Council (PCC)

3rd July 2016 to 3rd June 2019

Curriculum and Standards

Behaviour and Attendance Link Governor 

Year Six Link Governor

FGB – 2/2

CSC – 2/2

Mr David Carruthers

Foundation Governor

Diocesan Board of Education

(DBE)

(St. Albans)

5th January 2016 to 30th April 2020

Resources and Premises

Community Link Governor

Year Five Link Governor

FGB – 2/2

RPC – 1/2

Mr Sean English

Associate Governor

Full Governing Body

15th September 2016 to 31st Augsut 2017

Curriculum and Standards

 

 

Mr Ian West

Foundation Governor

Parochial Church Council (PCC)

9th January 2017 to 8th January 2021

Resources and Premises

Safeguarding Link Governor

Year Five Link Governor

 

Mrs Christine Payne

Foundation Governor

Parochial Church Council (PCC)

14th November 2016 to 13th November 2020

Curriculum and Standards

Assessment Link Governor

Year Two Link Governor

 

Mr David Bartram

Parent Governor

Parents

20th January 2017 to 19th January 2021

Curriclum and Standards

SEND (inc. PPG) Link Governor

Nursery Link Governor

 

Mrs Cathy Doig

Clerk To Governing Body

 

 

 

 

 

 

Register of Governors' Interests

 

Governing Body Member

Declaration of interests (business or financial)

Mr Aaron Wanford

Acting Chair of Local Governing Body at The Grove Academy (part of Aspire Academies), Fourth Avenue, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 9RH 

(Stepped down 31st July 2016)

Mrs Jacquie Clark

 

Mr David Bartram

Director of SEND, London Leadership Strategy, Director, President Education Ltd, Director, The Audit Tools Company Ltd, Director of SEND, Future Academies and SEND Consultant, Academies Enterprise Trust 

Mr Ian West

 

Mrs Christine Payne

 

Mrs Paula Hiscocks

District Councillor for Three Rivers, Rickmansworth Town

English Teacher at Bushey Meads Secondary School

Reverend Deborah Snowball

 

Mrs Hilary Stevenson

 

Miss Claire Golding

 

Mr Robert Todd

 

Mrs Fances Willett

Voluntary helper and Teaching Assistant at Northwood College

(Stopped in December 2016)

Mr David Carruthers

Business development manager for a Financial Services Software Company.

Provide Consultancy Services in IT and Banking.   

Member of the Institute of Directors 

Member of the Chartered Institute of Management

Mr Sean English

 

Mrs Cathy Doig

 

 
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