Terms of Reference of Life of the School Committee
LIFE OF THE SCHOOL COMMITTEE
TERMS OF REFERENCE
The committee shall consist of members of the governing body. The headteacher is, ex-officio, a member of the committee.
The committee will elect a chair from within its own membership.
Non-voting participants may be invited to meetings by the committee as and when required.
The committee shall have such associate members, non-voting, as the governing body shall appoint. The committee may make recommendations for these appointments.
The membership of the committee shall be reviewed and determined annually by the governing body. The agreed membership of the committee is attached.
The governing body will appoint a clerk to the committee, who will not be another governor.
The quorum shall be a minimum of 3 governors, including the headteacher, but excluding any associate members.
The clerk to the committee shall be responsible for convening meetings of the committee. Procedures of any meetings held must be minuted and these minutes presented for the next meeting of the governing body.
The committee shall meet at least once a term and otherwise as required.
The main function of the committee is to advise the headteacher and governing body on matters concerning the school curriculum, in particular:
Approved: Thursday 5 October 2017.
Review Date: October 2018
Mrs E Duffy (chair)
Mr B Farrimond.
Mr D Glennon
Mr S Marston Yim
Ms M Merriman
Very Reverend G Timney OSB
Mr P Bates (HT)