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Administrator - Miss Abbie Fraser 01208 831418 secretary@nanstallon.cornwall.sch.uk

Trudy Chappell

Co-opted Governor
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Dan Nattle

Parent Governor
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Sheena Morton

Chair of Governors
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George Kestell

Foundation Governor
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The Governing Board

Governors play a vital role at Nanstallon School overseeing strategic leadership decisions and acting as a ‘critical friend’ to support, challenge, ask questions and ultimately represent the school community by bearing collective accountability.

Governors appoint the headteacher and work with him to ensure that the school offers the best education for its children. They are involved with areas such as buildings, finance, curriculum and staffing. The day-to-day running of Nanstallon School is the headteacher’s responsibility.

Nanstallon Governors have a wealth of experience, knowledge and skills that they use to support school. They have a formal constitution and the board is made up of representatives from parents, the head teacher, staff and the local authority, which work together with foundation and co-opted governors, all acting in the interest of Nanstallon. None of the Governors can act individually, nor does any Governor represent a particular point of view or group within Nanstallon.

Nanstallon Instrument of Government 23.9.201

Impact of the Board

The governing board focuses on the priorities of the improvement plan ensuring that:

  • effective safeguarding for the pupils and families is in place
  • the quality of education continues to improve
  • teaching is strengthened with the appointment of new staff
  • more focused support and challenge from a board of governors with diverse backgrounds and skill sets
  • financial oversight and phased planning of improvements to pupil outcomes, the buildings, resources and learning environments

Governor Impact Report 20-21

Register of Interests Nanstallon School 2020 2021

Register of Interests Nanstallon School 2019 2020

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