The Governors are the immediate authority for various aspects of school management including the school budget and decide many matters.
Up to four of the governors represent the parents and are elected by parents for a four year period of office. The teachers and support staff are also represented, as is the Local Authority. Co-options are possible to ensure that local business or other community interests are represented.
The Governors meet regularly, at least twice a term, and aim to represent the community within the school and the school within the community.
The School Governors are:
|Chair of Governors||Mrs Claire Pearce|
|Vice Chair of Governors||Mrs Claire Hooper|
|Parent Governors||Mrs Joanne Proctor|
|Mr Paul Constantine|
|Local Authority Governor||Rev David Turner|
|Community Governor||Miss Lisa Smith|
|Headteacher||Mrs Beverly Corbin|
|Staff Governor||Mr Stephen Gibbs|
Mrs Fran Brogden
Name and correspondence address for Chair of Governing Body:
Mrs Claire Pearce
Townhilll Infant School
Name and correspondence address for Chair of Board of Directors for Hamwic Education Trust (our multi academy trust company):
Mr David Ellis
Hamwic Education Trust
Unit E, The Mill Yard
For details about Hamwic Education Trust governance please click here.
Governor Attendance at Meetings (Sept 2017 - Aug 2018)
|Name||No. of Meetings To Attend||No. of Meetings Attended||Attendance Rate|
|Name||Name of Business||Nature of Business||Nature of Interest||Date of Appointment||Date of Cessation of Interest||Date of Entry|
|Beverly Corbin||Headteacher of Townhill Infants||December 2013||Oct 2017|
|Claire Pearce||Nil||September 2015||Oct 2017|
|Claire Hooper||Southampton Riverside Federation||Education||Governor||September 2016||Oct 2017|
|Jo Proctor||Southampton Riverside Federation||Education||Governor||September 2016||Oct 2017|
|Paul Constantine||Nil||January 2014||
|Steve Gibbs||Nil||December 2013||Oct 2017|
|Lisa Smith||Nil||March 2018||Mar 2018|
|David Turner||Nil||December 2013||Oct 2017|