The Governing Body

Thank you for visiting our page, as Governors we act in a voluntary capacity to support the school leadership team in every aspect of running our school, we also have a responsibility to ensure that the school operates to the various regulations set out and that all funds are spent appropriately in the best interests of the children. _

The Governing Body

For more information about current and historic appointments to the governing body, please follow this link.


Richard Meadmore - Chair of Governors

Helen Young - Chair of Teaching Learning and Pupil Support Committee

Richard Meadmore - Chair of Resources Committee


Class Governors:

  • Nursery - Angela Hynes/Helen Young

  • Reception - Angela Hynes/Helen Young

  • Year 1 - Helen Hall

  • Year 2 - Linda Richards

  • Year 3 - Caroline McGrath

  • Year 4 - Richard Meadmore

  • Year 5 - Katherine Holden

  • Year 6 - Alison Waite


Our core functions are:

  • Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;

  • Holding the senior leadership team to account for the educational performance of the school, the wellbeing of the pupils and the performance management of staff;

  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is effectively spent.

Each year we hold 3 Full Governing Body (FGB) meetings, 3 Resources (includes buildings) committee meetings, and 3 Teaching and Learning Committees (includes pupil support) meetings. Staffing, Head Teacher performance management and remuneration meetings take place as required. The chair of governors also meets the head teacher and other key members of staff on a regular basis.

Business & Financial Interests

All governors have required to complete a Business & Personal Interest Declaration annually.

If you would like any more information, please contact the school using the details below.

Email:office@crossleystreet.co.uk - Mrs Staples

Tel: 01937520301