• Upcoming Events

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

  • School Dinners 2018-19

    Please note that school meal prices remain at £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!

  • Disco: Thursday 25th October - Reception and KS1 (6.00-7.00pm), KS2 (7.15-8.15pm)

    Come along to our disco. Tickets are on sale Monday to Wednesday during breaktimes for KS2 and in the classroom for Reception and KS1.

  • Reception to Year 5: Flu Swabs - Tuesday 23rd October

    If you have returned your consent forms, children will be receiving their flu immunisation this week. Ask at the office for more details.

  • Saltmine Theatre: Respect Theatre Performance - Wednesday 24th October

    Saltmine Theatre perform their play about British values and respect "In Their Shoes". Year 5 and 6 take part in workshops based on this afterwards.

  • Reception: Autumn Workshops for Parents and Carers - w.b. 22.10.18, 1.45pm - 3.00pm

    Reception parents and carers get to come along and help their children (Blue - 22.10.18, Red 24.10.18 and Yellow 25.10.18).

  • Red 5: Assembly - Friday 26th October, 9am

    Red 5 show off their learning to the school and parents, carers and visitors. Arrive at 9am for an approximate 9.05am start.


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 Parent Governor Full Governors - 27.06.18 26.06.22 Headteacher
School Improvement 0%
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 33%
Finance and General Purpose 100%
Personnel 100%
Pupil Discipline n/a
Pay Committee n/a
Staff Dismissal n/a
Rob McConomy Co-opted Full Governors - 27.06.18 26.06.22 Headteacher Headteacher of Hawbush Primary School
School Improvement 100%
Anne Millward Co-opted Full Governors 0% 01.09.15 31.08.19 Headteacher None Elected Councillor of Gornal Ward
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 Parent Governor Full Governors 100% 21.03.18 19.03.22 Headteacher None None
Finance and General Purpose 50%
Personnel  67%
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  66%
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 Autumn 2018 are:

  • School Improvement – Wednesday 3rd October 2018
  • Personnel – Wednesday 17th October 2018
  • Finance - Tuesday 6th November 2018
  • School Improvement – Wednesday 28th November 2018
  • Full Governors – Wednesday 12th December 2018

Our Governor Days for Autumn 2018 are:

Wednesday 10th October and Tuesday 6th November.

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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