An important part of the role of the governing body is to help set the vision and values for the school, and the policies and procedures that act as a framework for how the school is run. The daily management of the school is the responsibly of the Headteacher.
At Norton CP. the full governing body meet six times a year to discuss and agree the school’s business. In addition, our School Improvement Committee meets three times a year to monitor progress, review policies and make recommendations. These cover:
The primary role of the governing body is to help the school provide the best possible education for their pupils by:
One of the key functions of the governing board is to undertake strategic monitoring activity – the purpose of which is to triangulate information shared with governors by the SLT.
The governing board undertakes a wide range of monitoring activities including: