The Governing Board is accountable to the SOLA Multi-Academy Trust which is in turn accountable to the Department of Education. SOLA is responsible for the money that has been delegated to the school. The Local Governing Board oversees the running of the school and is also responsible for the standard of education the school provides. There are particular statutory responsibilities in relation to, for example, admissions, attendance and behaviour, curriculum, provision for children with special educational needs, premises, staffing, finance, complaints and inspections.
In essence, the conduct and overall management of the school is under the direction of the Governing Board. They work at the strategic level, the day-to-day management of the school is the responsibility of the Head of School, who reports to the Governing Board.
Our Governing Board consists of:
- The Head of School
up to 4 Governors who are parents and are directly elected by the parent body
up to 2 Governors who are employed by the academy and who are directly elected representatives of the staff;
up to 7 Co-opted Governors
Clerk to the Governing Body
Governors are appointed for a term of 4 years. Parent Governors can complete their term even if their child leaves the School.
Governors also have particular responsibilities in the following areas:
Special Education Needs and Disabilities
Health and Safety
The Governing Body of Green Street Green Primary School
Local Governing Body Register of Interests