St Hugh of Lincoln RC Primary School
Governing Body

St Hugh of Lincoln RC Primary School has a fully committed team of Governors who both lead and support the school in an exceptionally positive and constructive way and have done so for many years. Governance has always placed the children above politics and personal persuasion and supported the school above all else.
The Governing Body has been led for 8 years now by our Chairman, Father Michael Cleary, who can be contacted on 0161 748 3426, or at 110 Glastonbury Road, Sreteford M32 9PD. The full list of Governor’s is as follows:

Class Governor for:

Father Michael Cleary Chairman  
Mr Pat Breslin Vice Chairman  
Mr Mike Young Foundation  
Mr Paul Duignan Foundation  
Mr Sean Hampton Foundation  
Mrs Marie Lomas Foundation  
Mrs Pauline Sheldon Foundation  
Mrs Cathie Conchie Local Authority  
Mr Kevin Speake Parent  
Mrs Helen Kirwan Parent  
Mr Mark Mountcastle Headteacher  
Mrs Sharon Danby Staff  

The Role of the Governing Body:

·         To support the school in meeting the statutory responsibility to provide the best possible education for each individual pupil.
·         To be fully accountable to those who establish and fund the school and also to parents and the wider community for the way in which it carries out its functions as a governing body.
·         To act at all times in accordance with the requirements laid down in Acts of Parliament and statutory regulations.
·         To maintain and develop the ethos and reputation of the school.
·         To act with due regard for the well-being of children in supporting the activities of the school.
·         To ensure the school’s interests are properly represented at a local and national level wherever and whenever appropriate. 

Types of Governor:

Foundation;  Appointed by and representative of the Bishop of Salford
Parent;  Elected by and representative of parents at the school.
Local Authority;  Appointed by and representing the wider perspective of Trafford Borough Council
Staff;  Elected by and representative of staff at the school
Date of Next Full Governors Meeting – Wednesday 21st June 2017 at 4.15pm

All govenors have completed a register of interests form and none were declared.