Membership, Meetings & Statutory Governance Information

Click here for an overview of the role of the governing body, and details of how to contact the governors.

For information about governance in The Education Alliance Multi-Academy Trust, including information about the Trustees and Members of the board and related documents, please see the MAT website.

Parent Governors are appointed by the Parents of the School, Co-Opted Governors are appointed by the Governing Body, Foundation Governors are appointed by the Diocese, Staff Governors are appointed by the Staff of the School and Local Authority Governors are appointed by the Local Authority.

Governor NameCategoryTerm of OfficeAdditional Responsibilities
Mrs Anne Clark Trust Appointed29/04/22
- 28/04/26
Chair of Governors
SEND Governor
Safeguarding Governor
Link Governor for EYFS
Ms Alex Tate-SmithTrust Appointed15/03/23
- 14/03/27
Rev Francis LoftusFoundation Ex-Officio22/07/22
- 21/07/26
Governor for Behaviour, Attendance, Culture and Compliance
Mr Kevin MerrisonTrust Appointed06/12/21
- 05/12/25
Link Governor for KS2
Mr Mike BeresfordFoundation
(appointed by Diocese of York)
- 11/05/25
Vice Chair
Health and Safety Governor
Link Governor for KS2
Richard AtkinsonAppointed Parent06/02/24
- 05/02/28
Link Governor for KS1
Dr Victoria PattersonTrust Appointed23/11/23
- 22/11/27
Mrs Rowan JohnsonAppointed Parent29/09/23
- 28/09/27
Mrs Clare BurtonAppointed Staff06/06/24
- 05/06/28
Mrs Kate DurhamHeadteacher

Register of Business and Relevant Interests

The Governing Body maintains a register of business and other relevant interests. Click here to view the Register of Interests 2023-2024.

Meeting Dates

2023-24 Naburn Meeting Dates APPROVED

Historic (members left within last 12 months)

The following former members of the governing body have stepped down in the past year.

Governor NameCategoryTerm of OfficeCommittee MembershipPositions of Responsibility
Mr Jonathan GreenHeadteacher
ex Officio
- December 2023
Mr Matthew HorneCo-opted
(Appointed by GB)
- 13/10/23
Finance & Resources
Pay Committee
Chair of Finance & Resources Committee
Pupil Premium Link Governor
Link Governor for KS1
Mr Dan EdmondsonParent (Appointed)31/01/22
- 30/09/23
Finance & ResourcesLink Governor for EYFS

Meeting Attendance Registers

The Governing Body hold two Full Governing Body meetings per term and also has two sub committees – Teaching & Learning Committee and the Finance & Resource Committee – which usually meet once per term. The sub committees report to the Full Governing Body.  Please ask in school if you wish to see (non-confidential) minutes from these meetings.