Our governors


Governing body

Here at Crosscanonby St John's CE Primary School we work very closely with our committed governing body as they oversee the management and progress of the school to ensure that the school, its staff and pupils are supported. A strong and supportive governing body is an essential ingredient of a successful school.

The current governing body:

Name Tenure Exp Position/Specialism Committee

Interests

Declared

Attendance

(Last 12 months)

Mrs L McDonald Oct 2019

Chair & Safeguarding

Co-opted by GB

Finance and Staffing None GB - 3/3
Mr C Beal Oct 2019

Vice Chair/Finance support & Assessment 

Co-opted by GB

Finance and Staffing None GB - 2/3
Rev M Day Ex-officio

Foundation

Appointed by Church

Finance and Staffing None GB - 2/3
Mrs S McLean Oct 2019

Health & Safety

Co-opted by GB 

  None GB - 2/3
Mrs P Anderson Oct 2021

Foundation & Literacy

Appointed by Church

School Improvement None GB - 2/3

Mrs N Gyles

July 2023

Parent Gov 

Appointed by parents

School Improvement None GB - 2/2
Mrs M Miller Mar 2021

LA Governor

Appointed by LA

School Improvement None GB - 1/3
Mrs K Bowe June 2020

Staff Governor

Appointed by staff

School Improvement

Trustee

Thomas Richardson Fund

GB - 3/3 
Mrs A Pitcher   Executive Headteacher Both None

GB - 3/3

Miss S Morgan September 2020

Parent Gov 

Appointed by parents

School Improvement None GB - 3/3

If you wish to be involved in the great work that the governing body do then please speak to a member directly or contact Mrs L McDonald via 01900 812326 or Chair@crosscanonby.cumbria.sch.uk.