"Governors share your ambition that all pupils should be provided with a high quality educational experience" - Ofsted 2018

GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE

Cheney School has a Local Governing Body, chaired by Mr Richard Stamper, which is responsible for ensuring that the Cheney School is conducted in accordance with its ethos and values, overseeing the appointment and professional development of staff and setting and reviewing the school’s curriculum.

If you would like to contact the Chair please write to the Clerk to Governors at Cheney School, Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7QH or email ash@cheney.oxon.sch.uk

There is also a Finance and Resources Committee which supports the Local Governing Body and Trustees in the management of school resources, considering and reviewing in detail school funding, expenditure and budget planning. The Committee refers major decisions to, and where appropriate, offers advice and recommendations to the Local Governing Body and Board of Trustees. The Academy Trust also has a Pay and Audit Committee that reviews decisions relating to pay progression.

If you interested in joining the Governing Body please contact Ms J Geddes, Clerk to the Governors, at JGeddes@cheney.oxon.sch.uk for further information.

The Scheme of Delegation for Cheney School

The Terms of Reference for LGB

Please see below important documents relating to Community Schools Alliance Trust:

CSAT Accounts 18/19

Pecuniary interests - Accounting Officer

Memorandum and Articles of Association

Master funding agreement - P1 to P41

GOVERNORS OF CHENEY SCHOOL

Register of Pecuniary Interests Cheney School Governors 19_20 (updated May 2020)

Cheney Governors – September 2019 to March 2020

Governor Type of Governor Term of Office Resignation Meetings attended during academic year 2018/2019 Out of a possible
Richard Stamper (Chair of Governing Body) Appointed 15/04/2017- 14/04/2021 6 6
Andrew Allison Appointed 09/03/2019 -08/03/2023 4 6
Paul Davies Appointed 04/10/2017 - 03/10/2021 5 6
Karen Fogden

(Vice Chair of Governing Body)

Parent 04/10/2017 - 03/10/2021 6 6
Oliver Fawdry Staff 10/02/2020 – 09/02/2024 0 0
Jolie Kirby Ex officio 4 6
Rupert Moreton Head Teacher (Ex-officio) 6 6
Phil Hanaway -Oakley Staff 01/11/2019 - 31/10/2023 June 2020 0 0
Jessica Rogers Appointed 10/02/2020 – 09/02/2024 0 0
Christopher Summerfield Parent 11/02/2019 -10/02/2023 4 4
Jane Tuck Appointed 10/02/2020 – 09/02/2024 0 0
George Buchanan Staff 19/11/2018 - 18/11/2022 February 2019 0 1
Eleanor Burnett Appointed 25/03/2019 – 24/03/2023 January 2020 3 3
Jonathan Dawson Appointed 11/02/2019 – 10/02/2023 January 2020 4 4
Thomas Gardiner Appointed 15/10/2016 -14/10/2019 July 2019 5 6
Ben Preston Staff 19/11/2018 - 18/11/2022 December 2019 5 5
Richard Josephy Appointed 01/09/2019 – 31/08/2023 December 2019 6 6
CLERK TO THE GOVERNORS

Ms Geddes

E-mail: JGeddes@cheney.oxon.sch.uk