Our Governing Body

The Governing Body of The Fellowship of All Saints Kirkby Overblow and North Rigton CE Primary Schools

On 1st September 2018 North Rigton CE Primary School entered into a formal collaboration with All Saints CE Primary School. On 1st January 2019 the Governing Bodies of the two schools merged with Governors taking responsibilities across both schools.

The new Governing Body is made up of 11 governors:

  • Two ex-officio governors
  • Two parent governors
  • One staff governor
  • One foundation governors
  • Four co-opted governors
  • One Academy/Trust governor

As part of the Yorkshire Causeway Schools Trust, the Governing Body is strongly committed to promoting high standards and expectations and ensuring that every child gets the best possible start to their education. The Governing Body reports to the Board of Directors of the Trust.

Key functions of the Governing Body include:

  • Setting the vision and strategic direction of the fellowship
  • Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the schools
  • Ensuring financial resources are well spent
  • Carrying out all statutory duties such as safeguarding.

The Governors

  • Rosemary Hunt – Chair (Co-opted Governor)
  • Jules Henry – Co Vice-Chair (Parent Governor)
  • Mark Wilkinson – Co Vice-Chair (Parent Governor )
  • Amber Andrews – Headteacher (Ex-officio)
  • Sophia Gardiner – Staff Governor
  • Huw Edwards – Co-opted Governor
  • Emma Littlewood – Co-opted Governor
  • Jo Williams – Foundation Governor
  • Joanne McCudden – Co-opted Governor
  • Sophie Thompson – Academy/Trust Governor
  • Reverend Craig Marshall – Ex-Officio

Governor declarations of business interests – none
Governors holding governance roles in other schools – none
Relationships between governors and members of staff – none

For details of the former Governing Body of North Rigton please click the link below

Governor Roles and Responsibilities


Previous Governing Body Minute:

Governing Body Minutes 1 December 2020

Governing Body Minutes 2 September 2020

Governing Body Minutes 15th July 2020

Governing Body Minutes 24th June 2020

Governing Body Minutes 19th Sept 2019

Governing Body Minutes 12th June 2019

Governing Body Minutes 26th March 2019

Governing Body Minutes 10th Jan 2019

Governing Body Minutes 22nd Nov 2018

Governing Body Minutes 27th Sept 2018

Governing Body Minutes 15th March 2018

Governing Body Minutes 5th October 2017

Governing Body Minutes 8th June 2017

Governing Body Minutes 9th March 2017

Governing Body Minutes 30th Nov 2016

Governing Body Minutes 22 Sept 2016

Governing Body Minutes 19th July 2016

Governing Body Minutes 11th May 2016


Governor meeting attendance 2018-2019

North Rigton CE Primary School Scheme of Delegation