"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 Shepherd, Clerk to the Governors, at ash@cheney.oxon.sch.uk for further information.

The Scheme of Delegation for Cheney School

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

CSAT Accounts 16/17

Memorandum and Articles of Association

Master funding agreement - P1 to P41

GOVERNORS OF CHENEY SCHOOL
CLERK TO THE GOVERNORS

Miss Shepherd

E-mail: ASH@cheney.oxon.sch.uk 

Name Governor Committee Membership Responsibility Office  Meetings Attended last academic year (17-18) Out of a possible Date of Resignation
Mr Richard Stamper Parent Governor Local Governing Body and Finance and Resources Committee Chair of Cheney School Local Governing Body 15/04/2013 – 15/04/2017 11 12  
Dr Richard Josephy Community Governor Local Governing Body Vice Chair of Cheney School Local Governing Body 01/09/2015-01/09/2019 5 8  
Mr Andrew Allison Community Governor Local Governing Body and Finance and Resources Committee Chair of Finance and Resources Committee 09/03/2015 – 09/03/2019 9 12
Mr Thomas Gardiner Community Governor Local Governing Body 15/10/2016-14/10/2016 6 8
Mrs Karen Fogden Parent Governor Local Governing Body and Finance and Resources Committee 04/10/2017-

04/09/2021

8 8
Mr Paul Davies Community Governor Local Governing Body   04/10/2017-

04/09/2021

4 8  
Mrs Jolie Kirby Staff Governor Local Governing Body

 

  Ex officio 7 8  
Mr Rupert Moreton Staff Governor Local Governing Body and Finance and Resources Committee Ex officio 12 12
Mr Ben Preston Staff Governor Local Governing Body   September 2018 0 0  
Mr George Buchanan Staff Governor Local Governing Body   September 2018 0 0