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Governors

The St Christopher's Board of Directors are responsible for making strategic decisions about the running of the Trust.

The day to day running of the schools within the Trust is delegated to the local governing body and regularly monitored to ensure high educational standards.

All communications to the Governing Body should be addressed to:

Clerk to the Governors, St. Michael’s C of E Primary Academy, South Lawn Terrace, Exeter, EX1 2SN or emailed to SMiPA.clerk@stcmat.org

If you wish to see a copy of the minutes from the governors meetings, please request these using the email above.

 

SCHOOL GOVERNORS – Autumn 2020

 

Governor

Type of Governor

Date of initial Appointment

Expiry of term of office

Committees served on

Business & Pecuniary Interests

Emma Bone

Staff

19/03/2019

18/03/2023

LGB

Teacher in the school

Joel Gater Parent Governor 13/02/2020 12/03/2024

LGB

Performance & Pay

Manager at Thomas Moore of Exeter
James Heaver Parent Governor 19/10/2018 18/10/2022

LGB (Vice Chair)

Performance & Pay

 

Employee at Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education
Sarah Lavis Headteacher 01/09/2016 -

LGB

Admissions

Headteacher

Karen Leach

Associate Governor

01/09/2019

21/09/2024

LGB

Deputy Headteacher

George Maddocks

Foundation

04/12/2017

03/12/2021

 

LGB

 

Operations Manager at Heavitree Pre-School

The Revd. Jolyon Seward

Foundation

Pre 2010

24/09/2021

 

LGB

 

Team Vicar in the Heavitree Team Ministry
Martin Thompson Foundation 16/12/2019  15/12/2023

LGB

Admissions

Details to follow

Matt Upston

Co-opted 

24/10/2014

24/02/2021

 LGB (Chair)

Admissions

Performance & Pay

PE Consultant

Sue Whiffin

Foundation

07/10/2019

06/10/2023

LGB

Admissions

Employee at University of Exeter

Nigel Williams

Foundation

Pre 2010

24/09/2021

LGB

Performance & Pay

Teacher at Kings School

Trustee of Friends of Mount Pleasant Health Centre

 

Clerk to Governors Mrs Sara Lee

 

Chairman Matt Upston

Vice Chairman James Heaver

 

Champions

Resources & Risk - The Revd. Jolyon Seward, Nigel Williams

Curriculum & Standards - Matt Upston, Sue Whiffin

Disadvantaged Pupils - James Heaver, George Maddocks

Ethos, Community Relationships & Communication - Joel Gater, The Revd. Jolyon Seward, Martin Thompson,

 

Safeguarding - James Heaver (Lead), Matt Upston (Deputy)

 

Attendance at Governing Body meetings

2020/21

 

 

 

Local Governing Body

 

 

22/9/20

24/11/20

26/1/21

23/3/21

11/5/21

13/7/21

Emma Bone

Yes          
Joel Gater Yes          

James Heaver

Yes          
Sarah Lavis Yes          
Karen Leach Yes          

George Maddocks

A          

Jolyon Seward

Yes          

Martin Thompson

Yes          

Matt Upston

Yes          
Nigel Williams Yes          

Sue Whiffin

Yes          
             

 

Attendance at Governing Body meetings

2019/20

 

 

 

Local Governing Body

 

 

12/9/19

16/9/20

23/9/19

28/11/19

6/2/20

14/5/20

25/6/20

Emma Bone

Yes A A Yes Yes

Yes

Yes

Robin Eastoe Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes - -

James Heaver

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Yes

Karen Leach Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
George Maddocks Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Jolyon Seward

A A A A Yes Yes

A

Martin Thomspon

- - - - Yes Yes

Yes

Matt Upston

Yes Yes A Yes Yes Yes

Yes

Nigel Williams

Yes Yes A Yes A Yes

Yes

               

 

           

 

               
 

 

 

Teaching & Learning Committee

 

  4/11/19 16/3/20 25/6/20 with LGB  

 

 

 

Emma Bone Yes Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

Robin Eastoe Yes Yes

-

 

 

 

 

James Heaver Yes Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

Karen Leach Yes Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

Sue Whiffin Yes Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

Martin Thompson - Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resources Committee

 

  15/10/19 23/1/20

14/5/20

with LGB

 

 

 

 

Karen Leach Yes Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

George Maddocks Yes No

Yes

 

 

 

 

Jolyon Seward Yes Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

Matt Upston Yes No

Yes

 

 

 

 

Nigel Williams No Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

Attendance at Governing Body meetings

2018/19

 

 

 

Local Governing Body

 

 

13/9/18

29/11/18

24/1/19

14/3/19

9/5/19

11/7/19

 

Heidi Bastyan

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

Emma Bone NA NA NA NA Yes    

Marian Carson

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

Alice Clark Yes Yes Yes NA NA NA  
Robin Eastoe Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes    

James Heaver

NA

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

Sarah Lavis

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

Karen Leach

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

George Maddocks

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

Jolyon Seward Yes No Yes No Yes    

Matt Upston

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

Nigel Williams Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes    
 

 

 

Teaching & Learning Committee

 

 

1/11/18

11/2/19

   

 

 

 

Alice Clark

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

Robin Eastoe

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

James Heaver

NA

No

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Lavis

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

Karen Leach

Yes

No

 

 

 

 

 

Matt Upston

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resources Committee

 

 

10/10/18

28/2/19

   

 

 

 

Heidi Bastyan

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

Marian Carson

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Lavis

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

Karen Leach

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

George Maddocks

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

Jolyon Seward

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

Nigel Williams

No

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

School Motto

‘Enriching Lives Every Day’

Mission Statement

For in Him you have been enriched in every way, with all kinds of speech and with all knowledge. – 1 Corinthians 1-5 is the basis of our Christian Values of: Excellence; Nurture; Respect; Integrity; Compassion; Hope (ENRICH)

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