Tavernspite School Governing Body - Corff Llywodraethol Ysgol Tafarnspite
A federated Governing Body exists for both Tavernspite and Templeton School. The two schools were formally federated in April 2016 and work together colloboratively. This federation has been so successful that it was the subject of an Estyn best practice research project on fededration arranegements in 2016. The governing body is made up of governors from both schools.
The Governing Body meets regularly and comprises a number of sub committees, e.g. finance, buildings, curriculum, appointments, performance management, complaints etc.
Estyn Report 2012 ‘Governors support the school very effectively. They are very well informed about the school’s strengths and areas for improvement and provide appropriate challenge. Governors take an effective part in setting the school’s vision and strategic direction and in the development of improvement planning.’
Members of the Governing Body
Chair of Governors
Mr Nick Davies (Chairperson)
Mr Kevin Phelps
Local Authority Representatives
Dr Barry Walters (Vice Chair)
Cllr Elwyn Morse
Cllr David Simpson
Mrs Teresa Ambrose
Mrs Julianna Bransden
Mrs Nicola Merriman
Mrs Olwyn Phillips
Mrs Jackie Sansom
Mr Chris Ebsworth
Mr Lee Morgan
Mr Peter Morgan
Mr Dafydd Owen
Mrs Lisa Jenkins
Mrs Sally Frost
Mrs Cara Edwards
Mrs Sarah Arthur
Mr Adam Lopez
In the front entrance of the school is a framed photograph with accompanying name and position labels of all members of the Governing Body.
It’s worth taking a look at these photos to familiarise yourself with the governors.
"Pupils at Tavernspite School achieve excellent standards".
"The federation's leadership team have a powerful vision. They establish high expectations with a strong focus on teaching and learning and share skills and expertise highly successfully".
"The quality of care, support and guidance is excellent".
"Exemplary Provision and Standards" "Excellent" "Very high standard" "Exceptional Progress" "Highly Effective"