Our Governing Body

Governors work closely with headteachers, school staff and representatives from the local authority (LA).

Governor Attendance

Schools are now required to display a record of Governor attendance at meetings for each school academic year.


✓ – AttendedA – Apologies
N – Did Not Attendn/a  – Not a member of Committee
R – Resigned from Governing Body& – New Governor
RVR. Veitch (Head teacher)AAA. Aisbitt (Chair – FGB)
MFM. Fulton
TMT. MortimerJGJ. Graham
SJS. JacksonJNJ. Norman
Fr TFr D. TindallMRM. Roe
JSJ. SumegaFTF. Tinsley

Record of Attendance 2018 -2019

Autumn Term Meetings
Full Gov. Body27.11.18ANA
Pay Review11.12.18n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Curriculum & Standards26.03.19
Spring Term Meetings
Full Gov. Body12.03.19AAA
Admissions Meeting26.02.19n/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Curriculum & Standards26.03.19
Summer Term Meetings
Additional Finance Meeting05.06.19An/aAn/aAn/a
Full Gov. Body09.07.19
Curriculum & Standards tbc

How To Become A School Governor

If you require further information on the roles and responsibilities of School Governors or you are interested in becoming one, visit the Durham County Council website School Governor section.

Statutory Guidance for Governing Bodies

Our Lady & St Thomas RCVA Primary adhere to the statutory guidance from the Department for Education. This means that governing bodies must have regard to it when carrying out duties relating to the constitution of governing bodies in maintained schools. For further information please view or download the documents below.

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