• Upcoming Events

    For more information about upcoming events, please check the calendar page of the school website.

  • School starts again! - Tuesday 4th September at 8.45am

    Have a great summer and see you back on Tuesday 4th September at 8.45am.

  • Kids Swim Free this Summer Holiday
    Dudley Council has agreed that children will be able to swim for free at leisure centres in Dudley over the summer holidays.Registration must be completed in advance and parents can sign their children up from Tuesday 17th July at www.freeswimindudley.co.uk.
  • School Dinners 2017-18

    Please note that from Monday 11th September school meal prices will be £2.30. Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 do not have to pay for theirs.

  • Please tell us if you change your address or contact details at any time.

    Help us to keep in touch with you by text and mobile!


Governing Body Membership

December 2017 - December 2018

The Governing Body of Roberts Primary School has a range of committees which meet regularly to oversee all aspects of the school and its development. Governors come from all walks of life and represent the local community, local authority, parents and staff at the school. Governors all give their time voluntarily to support the work of the school. We are very grateful for their support.

Governor Name Governor Type Chair or Vice Chair Committee Chair Committee Attendance

2016-18

Date of Appointment Term of Office Appointed By Business Interests Pecuniary Interests
Deborah Gramann Co-opted Full Governors 100% 23.11.2016 22.11.20 Headteacher Employee of Human Resources None
School Improvement  100%
Personnel  100%
Pupil Discipline  n/a
Ryan Guest Co-opted Full Governors -  26.02.14 Finished term of office 25.02.18 Headteacher None None
School Improvement -
Finance and General Purpose  -
Pupil Discipline -
James Larkin Full Governors -
School Improvement -
Steve Marsh Co-opted Vice Chairperson  Finance and General Purpose Full Governors 100% 01.09.15 31.08.19 Headteacher None Governor -  Ellowes Hall Sports College
School Improvement 50%
Finance and General Purpose 100%
Personnel 100%
Pupil Discipline n/a
Pay Committee n/a
Staff Dismissal n/a
Anne Millward Co-opted Full Governors 0% 01.09.15 31.08.19 Headteacher None Elected councillor of Gornal Ward
Chair of Children's Scrutiny Committee
School Improvement  0%
Finance and General Purpose  0%
Pay Appeals n/a
Staff Dismissal n/a
Pupil Discipline n/a
Julie O'Shaughnessy Co-opted Full Governors 100% 01.09.15 31.08.19 Headteacher None None
School Improvement  100%
Personnel 100%
Jenny Parker-Kinnaird Staff Full Governors 100% 01.09.14 31.08.18 Headteacher None None
School Improvement  100%
Sue Smith Local Authority Chairperson Full Governors 100% 05.04.17 Headteacher None None
School Improvement  100%
Finance and General Purpose 100%
Pay Committee n/a
Staff Dismissal n/a
Personnel
David Stanley Co-opted School Improvement Full Governors 100% 01.09.15 31.08.19 Headteacher None None
School Improvement  100%
Personnel  100%
Dismissal Appeal n/a
John Walters Associate Member Full Governors n/a Associate Member since 05.07.17 Finished being a co-opted governor on 28.11.16 Headteacher None None
Clare Wood Co-Opted Full Governors 100% 26.02.14 Finished term of office 25.02.18 Headteacher None None
Finance and General Purpose 50%
Personnel  100%
School improvement  100%
Pay Committee n/a
Dismissal Appeals n/a
Pupil Discipline n/a
Stewart Wright Vice Chairperson Personnel Full Governors 100% 01.09.17 31.08.21 Headteacher None None
Finance and General Purpose  100%
Personnel 100%
School Improvement  50%
Pay Appeals n/a
Staff Dismissal n/a

Latest News

Congratulations to Sue Smith who has been elected as our new governing body chairperson and Stewart Wright and Steve Marsh, our new vice chairpersons. Thanks also go to Steve Marsh for his time and commitment as acting chairperson over the past few terms.

Many thanks to our governors who have been in to support school recently; particularly those who took part in our two recent "Governor Days" where governors took part in monitoring visits talking to staff and children, looked at the learning environment and observing good practice in our school.

Our governor meetings for Summer 2018 are:

  • School Improvement – Wednesday 18th April 2018
  • Finance – Tuesday 24th April 2018
  • Personnel – Tuesday 22nd May 2018
  • Finance - Tuesday 19th June 2018
  • Full Governors – Wednesday 27th June 2018

Our Governor Days for Summer 2018 are:

Tuesday 15th May, Wednesday 16th May, Tuesday 12th June, Wednesday 27th June and Wednesday 4th July.

Mrs Wood had renewed her term as a parent governor. We would like to thank Mrs Wood for her continued hard work. Mr Larkin has also recently joined us as a parent governor. We would like to welcome him to our governing body and wish him success in his time with us.

 

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