• Sun Safety 2017: Slip, Slap Slop!

    Please encourage your child to wear a sun hat and drink plenty of water during the hot days. Sun tan cream is available in school but we strongly recommend that you also apply sun cream at home.

  • Back to School! Wednesday 6th September, 8.45am

    Have a lovely summer and we will see you at 8.45am on Wednesday 6th September 2017.

  • Water Safety this Summer

    Choose to swim at your local swimming pool where lifeguards are on duty. There are no lifeguards at quarries, lakes, reservoirs, canals or rivers.

  • School Meals Cost

    School meals for pupils cost £2.20. Please remember that children in Reception, Year 1 and 2 do not have to pay for their meals.

  • 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 2016-2017

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 form 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

2016-17

2017-18

Date of Appointment Term of Office Appointed By Business Interests Pecuniary Interests
Deborah Gramann Co-opted Full Governors 100%
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23.11.2016 22.11.20 Headteacher Employee of Human Resources None
School Improvement 100%
-
Personnel 100%
-
Ryan Guest Co-opted Full Governors 75%
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26.02.14 25.02.18 Headteacher None None
School Improvement 50%
-
Finance and General Purpose 25%
-
Pupil Discipline n/a
Martin Higginson Co-opted Vice Chair Full Governors n/a 01.09.15 Finished being a governor on 31.08.19 Headteacher None None
School Improvement n/a
Finance and General Purpose n/a
Personnel n/a
Pay n/a
Staff Dismissal n/a
Pupil Discipline n/a
Julie Malpass Parent Governor Full Governors n/a 10.10.12 Finished being a governor on 09.10.16 Headteacher None None
School Improvement n/a
Finance and General Purpose  n/a
Pupil Discipline n/a
Steve Marsh Co-opted Acting Chair  Finance and General Purpose Full Governors 100%
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01.09.15 31.08.19 Headteacher None Governor -  Ellowes Hall Sports College
School Improvement 67%
-
Finance and General Purpose 100%
-
Personnel 100%
-
Pupil Discipline n/a
Pay 100%
-
Staff Dismissal n/a
Anne Millward Co-opted Full Governors 100%
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01.09.15 31.08.19 Headteacher None Elected councillor of Gornal Ward
Chair of Children's Scrutiny Committee
School Improvement 33%
-
Finance and General Purpose 75%
-
Pay Committee 100%
-
Staff Dismissal n/a
Pupil Discipline n/a
Julie O'Shaughnessy Co-opted Full Governors 100%
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01.09.15 31.08.19 Headteacher None None
School Improvement 83%
-
Personnel 100%
-
Jenny Parker-Kinnaird Staff Full Governors 75%
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01.09.14 31.08.18 Headteacher None None
School Improvement 83%
-
Jenny Smith Co-opted Full Governors n/a 01.09.15 Finished being a governor on 12.01.17 Headteacher None None
School Improvement n/a
Finance and General Purpose n/a
Personnel n/a
Pay n/a
Staff Dismissal n/a
Pupil Discipline n/a
David Stanley Co-opted School Improvement Full Governors 100%
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01.09.15 31.08.19 Headteacher None None
School Improvement 100%
-
Dismissal Appeal n/a
Personnel 33%
-
Pay Appeals n/a
John Walters Associate Full Governors n/a 29.11.12 Finished being a co-opted governor on 28.11.16.

Associate governor since 05.07.17

Headteacher None None
Finance and General Purpose n/a
Personnel n/a
Pay Appeals n/a
Dismissal Appeals n/a
School improvement n/a
Clare Wood Co-Opted Full Governors 100%
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26.02.14 25.02.18 Headteacher None None
Finance and General Purpose 50%
-
Personnel 67%
-
Pay Appeals n/a
Dismissal Appeals n/a
Pupil Discipline n/a
School improvement 83%
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Stuart Wright

Latest News

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 and observing good practice in our school

Our governors meetings for Autumn 2017 are:

  • School Improvement – Wed 20th September 2017
  • Personnel – Tuesday 10th October 2017
  • School Improvement – Wed 29th November 2017
  • Finance – Tuesday 17th October 2017
  • Full Governors – 6th December 2017

Our Governor Days for Autumn 2017 are:
Wednesday 13th September (am) and Tuesday 26th September (pm).

We have one new governor who has yet to be formally approved at our full governors in the Autumn Term 2017;

Mr S. Wright

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