On behalf of all the governors I would like to extend a warm welcome to you and your child to our school.
We realise that starting school is a big step in a child’s life. We hope that this prospectus will answer many of the questions you might have about our academy. Cawston Church of England Primary Academy has a good reputation in the local community. Our staff work extremely hard to ensure that your child spends a happy and fulfilling seven years with us.
We value the strong supportive partnership between home and school to help each child achieve their best. The Local Governing Body and the Diocese of Norwich Education Academies Trust are actively involved in school life and we look forward to welcoming you and your child to our school community.
Chair of Governors
Chairperson – Mr Roy Apps (Parent)
Mrs S Brett (Acting Headteacher)
Mr Ben Phillips (Parent)
Mrs A Cameron-Heffer (Trust)
The Revd Andrew Whitehead (Trust)
Mrs D Boldero (Trust)
Mr Alan Fairchild (Trust)
Clerk to the Governors
Statutory Governor Information
At Cawston Church of England Primary Academy the Local Governing Body consists of governors:
- 2 Elected Parent Governors
- 1 Elected Staff Governor
- 6 Trust Governors
- 1 head teacher
- co-opted governors as appropriate
The role of the Governing Body is to give strategic direction, challenge and to act as a ‘Critical Friend’ to school in monitoring and evaluating its development. The Governing Body holds the head teacher to account for the performance of the school.
The Chair of Governors can be contacted through the school office – telephone 01603 871249 or email firstname.lastname@example.org