Governors

Heron Cross Primary School
Grove Road, Heron Cross
Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 4LJ

Tel: 01782 233565

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Governors

Chair of Governors 

Emma Price

Vice Chair of Governors 

John Dixon

Head Teacher – Dorrie Shenton Term of Office: On going
No Business Interest.  Husband, Mr. R. Shenton, Head Teacher, Summerbank Primary School
Committee Membership: Staff Dismissal /  Premises/Health and Safety / Governors’ Curriculum / Resources

Teacher Governors
Sally Sanders, Deputy Head Teacher: Term of Office 23/10/18 to 22/10/22
No Business Interest. 
Committee Membership: Governors’ Curriculum / Strategic Vision / SEN/Looked After Children (Chair)

Naomi Wilshaw, Teacher, Term of Office: Associate Member
No Business Interest.
Committee Membership: Governors’ Curriculum / Strategic Vision

 

Co-opted Governors
John Dixon, Co-Opted, Term of office: 16/03/15 to 15/03/19
Nature of Business Interest – Altimate Images Photography. Son attended Heron Cross Primary until 2018.

Committee Membership: Dismissal Appeals (Chair) / Governors’ Curriculum / Strategic Vision
Link Governor: GDPR / Safeguarding / Assessent / Re / SMSC

 

Suzie Evans, Co-opted, Term of Office 23/10/18 to 22/10/22                                                                                                                                                                                                   No Business Interest    

Committee Membership: Dismissal Appeals (Chair), Governors’ Curriculum / Strategic Vision
Link Governor: EYFS / Science     

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Parent Governors

Emma Price, Term of Office: 08/12/16 to 07/11/20
No Business Interests. Position held: Deputy Head Teacher, Sporting Stars Academy

Committee Membership: Staff Dismissal (Chair), Premises/Health and Safety, Governors’ Curriculum (Chair), Resources, SEN/Looked After Children.
Link Governor: Governors Forum / Humanities / Art / DT / Music / IT

 

Emma Wilks, Term of Office: 06/06/16 to 05/06/20
No Business Interest. Position Held: Entrust Education, Specialist/Behavioural Consultant
Husband, Mr. A. Wilks, Teaching Support Assistant, Heron Cross Primary School

Committee Membership: Governors’ Curriculum, SEN/Looked After Children
Link Governor:SEND / LaC / Attendance / English / Phonics

Craig Turner, Term of Office: 16/07/18 to 15/07/22

No Business Interest. Position Held: Newcastle Borough Council, Accountant
Committee Membership: Resources Committee
Link Governor:    Maths / Pupil Premium 

 

Jonathan Pace, Term of Office: xxxxxxxxx to 21.06.20

No Business Interest. Position Held: Staffs Uni
Committee Membership: Resources Committee
Link Governor:    PE / Sports Funding

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Local Authority Governor
Michael Sproston, Term of Office: On Going
No Business Interest. Governor, Clarice Cliff Primary, Newstead Primary
Committee Membership: Dismissal Appeals, Resources (Chair), Premises/Health and Safety (Chair), Governors’ Curriculum, SEN/Looked After Children.
Link Governor: Health and Safety

 

Associated Members
Sara Hancock, Teacher  (maternity leave)
 

Committee Structure at a Glance

Staff Dismissal   
Emma Price (Chair)
Dorrie Shenton 
      
          
Dismissal Appeals
John Dixon (Chair)
Michael Sproston
 

Governors’ Curriculum     
John Dixon   
Emma Price (Chair)      
Sally Sanders     
Dorrie Shenton       
Michael Sproston
Emma Wilks
Naomi Wilshaw

Resources
Jonathan Pace
Emma Price 
Dorrie Shenton 
Michael Sproston (Chair)
Craig Turner 

SEN/Looked After Children
Emma Price
Sally Sanders (Chair)
Michael Sproston
Emma Wilks