At Plaxtol Primary School we have a dedicated Governing Body which supports the school strategically in all areas.
The purpose of maintained school governing bodies is to “conduct the school with a view to promoting high standards of educational achievement at the school”.
The three main objectives of the Governing Body are:
Since 2012, Plaxtol School Governing Body has operated through a ‘circle’ structure, which we feel is a dynamic and effective way of working.
The full Governing Body meets at least six times a year in the school, usually in the evenings, and in between we visit the school on a regular basis to monitor its activities.
The aims of the circle model of governance are:
If you are interested in becoming a Plaxtol School Governor then for more information please contact Lisa Mansfield (Headteacher) or Joan Owen (Chair of Governors). Contact details for governors are available from the school office.