• Poppy Appeal 2019

    Thank you from the Royal British Legion. Roberts Primary School raised £312 for the poppy appeal this year.

  • Upcoming Events

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

  • Children in Need 2019

    Thank you for your contributions. We raised £559.21 for Children in Need this year.

  • SMART School Council meeting - Monday 20th January 2020

    Our Year 5 and 6 School Council members will meet with members from other schools to discuss what they can do to improve their surrounding area.

  • Year 5: My Mate Fancies You - sex education theatre

    Year 5 get to see the wonderful Loudmouth theatre company talk through changes and growing up.

  • Young Voices - Tuesday 21st January

    Some of our choir members visit Birmingham to sing in the mass choir for Young Voices.

  • Year 4: Water Workshops with Georgina Varney - Wednesday 22nd January 2020

    Year 4 find out about the importance of water and about those countries less fortunate than us who don't have clean water.

  • Reception - Year 6: Mop up Vaccinations - Thursday 24th January 2020

    Flu vaccinations are available for those children who did not receive their dose before Christmas.

  • Childline

    Children from Year 1 to Year 6 listened to a fantastic assembly from the NSPCC about speaking out and stating safe. Go to www.childline.org.uk for more information.

  • junior parkrun - every Sunday at 9:00am, Stevens Park (Wollescote)

    Free, 2km run for 4–14 year olds: Stevens Park- Wollescote (DY9 7JG). Field opposite main park (Register online & print your barcode: www.parkrun.org.uk/register).

  • School Dinners 2019-20

    Please note that school meal prices will be £2.40 from September 2019. 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 2018 - December 2019

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 75% 23.11.2016 22.11.20 Headteacher Human Resources Advisor None
School Improvement 80%
Personnel 67%
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 50% 27.06.18 26.06.22 Headteacher
School Improvement 20%
Steve Marsh Co-opted Vice Chairperson  Finance and General Purpose Full Governors 100% 01.09.15 31.08.23 Headteacher None Governor -  Ellowes Hall Sports College
School Improvement 80%
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 Finished term of office 11.06.19 Headteacher Headteacher of Hawbush Primary School
School Improvement -
Pay Appeals -
Anne Millward Co-opted Full Governors - 01.09.15 Finished term of office 11.06.19 Headteacher None Councillor at Dudley MBC
School Improvement -
Finance and General Purpose -
Pay Committee n/a
Staff Dismissal n/a
Pupil Discipline n/a
Julie O'Shaughnessy Co-opted Full Governors 100% 01.09.15 31.08.23 Headteacher None None
School Improvement 100%
Personnel 67%
Jenny Parker-Kinnaird Staff Full Governors 75% 01.09.14 31.08.22 Headteacher None None
School Improvement 80%
Sue Smith Local Authority Chairperson Full Governors 75% 05.04.17 04.04.21 Headteacher None None
School Improvement 100%
Finance and General Purpose 100%
Pay Committee n/a
Dismissal Appeal n/a
Personnel 100%
David Stanley Co-opted School Improvement Full Governors 100% 01.09.15 31.08.23 Headteacher None None
School Improvement 40%
Personnel 100%
Dismissal Appeal n/a
Clare Wood Parent Governor Full Governors 100% 21.03.18 19.03.22 Headteacher None None
Finance and General Purpose 40%
Personnel 100%
School improvement  80%
Pay Appeals n/a
Dismissal Appeals n/a
Pupil Discipline n/a
Stewart Wright Vice Chairperson Personnel Full Governors 75% 01.09.17 31.08.21 Headteacher Provision of legal services for DMBC None
Finance and General Purpose  60%
Personnel 33%
School Improvement 80%
Pay Appeals n/a
Staff Dismissal n/a

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, looked at the learning environment and observing good practice in our school.

Our governor meetings for Spring 2020 are:

  • School Improvement – 22.01.2020, 18.03.2020 and 13.05.2020
  • Personnel - 05.02.2020
  • Finance - 04.03.2020 and 22.04.2020
  • Full Governors – 01.04.2020

Our Governor Days for Spring 2020 are:

Thursday 13th February, Thursday 12th March and Friday 1st May 2020.

We currently have 1 local authority vacancy on our governing board.

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