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The Governing Body of Mitcheldean Endowed Primary School as at September 2017.

Chair of Governors:

Elizabeth Watton – Foundation Governor

Diocesan Education Committee appointed Foundation Governors
nominated by Abenhall and Mitcheldean Parochial Church Councils.

Mrs. E. Watton       Term of Office Ends                   December 2018   – Chair of Governors

Mrs. P. Martin        Term of Office Ends                    December 2018

Mrs Janet Ray        Term of Office Ends                    January 2019

Mrs. G. Etter          Term of Office Ends                    December 2019

Mrs. G. Sackett      Term of Office Ends                   September 2019

Mrs. J. Powell        Term of Office Ends                    October 2019

Mrs. G. Dimmock- Representing Local Education Authority
(Nominated by Glos. County Council ends March 2020)

Parent Governors

Mr. John James     Term of Office Ends                     September 2018

Mr. Mike Walter     Term of Office Ends                     September 2018

Mrs. S. Fowler -Representing Teaching Staff
(Nominated by Teachers to serve 4 years –
Term of Office ends January 2019)

Mrs. J. Dowding – Head Teacher
Ex-Officio Governor

Committee structures for Governing Body

RESOURCES                                               PERFORMANCE & STANDARDS

Mrs Janet Ray- Chair                                           Mr John James- Chair

Fr David Gill                                                         Mrs Sue Fowler

Mrs Elizabeth Watton                                          Mrs Julia Dowding

Mrs Julia Dowding                                               Mrs Gwynneth Dimmock

Mrs Gina Etter                                                     Mr Mike Walter

Mrs Gill Sackett                                                   Mr John James

Mrs Pam Martin                                                   Mrs Joan Powell


Julia Dowding – None declared

Fr. David Gill – None declared

Gwynneth Dimmock– None declared

Elizabeth Watton– Daughter in Y3 and son in Y6

Pam Martin– None declared

Sue Fowler– None declared

Mike Walter– Records school events and sells dvds and son in Y4

John James– Daughter in Y4. Employed by the LA

Gina Etter– Works at Mitcheldean Early Learners, Mitcheldean Munchkins and husband works at Asha Centre.

Mrs Gill Sackett– None declared

Mrs Joan Powell-None declared

Janet Ray– Employee at partner Secondary school- Dene Magna


Full Governors Attendance

RESOURCE MEETINGS- with responsibility for finance, staffing, premises and general resources



PERFORMANCE & STANDARDS- with responsibility for challenge and support to ensure standards are constantly reviewed and any deficiencies addressed.

Performance and standards