Meetings 2019-2020

 Sub Committee Meetings

Performance and Standards/Accounting for Resources

  • 19th November 2019
  • 21st January 2020
  • 28th April 2020
  • 16th June 2020
  • Full Board Meetings
  • 1st October 2019
  • 3rd December 2019
  • 4th February 2020
  • 12th May 2020
  • 30th June 2020

 Meetings and Minutes 

Please contact the school office if you require a printed version of any of the documents. 


Click here for Governor attendance 2018-2019

Click here for Governor attendance 2017-2018

Governor Training

The Governors at Bishopstone CE take their role very seriously, below is some of the training that they have been on recently:

Governor Training - September 2017 to (Sept 2019) - SBC courses

Governor Training Course Date


Mrs Sue Tremlin


Mrs Kate Wright


Mrs Sally Pocock


Safeguarding L2



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Mrs Sally Pocock RADICALISATION TRAINING 27/04/2019
Mrs Sara Hall  GOVERNORS ROLE IN STAFFING 17/01/2019
Rev.d Bill GDPR 12/09/2018
Rev.d Bill DOMESTIC ABUSE 01/06/2018
Mrs Sara Hall FOUNDATION GOVERNORS 24/04/2018
Mrs Sara Hall  ANXIETY IN THE WORKPLACE 06/03/2018
Mrs Sara Hall  SAFER RECRUITMENT  01/11/2017
Mrs Kate Wright  NEW GOVERNORS 13/10/2017
Mrs Sara Hall  PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT  05/10/2017
Mrs Kate Wright  PREVENT TRAINING 20/07/2017
Rev.d Bill SAFER RECRUITMENT  01/06/2017
Mrs Sara Hall  GOVERNORS BRIEFING 11/07/2017
Mr Andrew Fraser  SAFEGUARDING  26/06/2017
Mrs Kate Wright  SAFEGUARDING  26/06/2017
Rev.d Bill SAFEGUARDING L3 01/04/2017
Mrs Sara Hall  NEW GOVERNORS 10/03/2017


Our Governors

Our governors work at the core of Bishopstone School.  If you wish to have something discussed at a governors meeting please contact one of the Parent Governors - Kate Wright, Mark Oakley.


Upon joining the board you will be asked to complete a skills audit.  This is a useful document to look at if you are also considering becoming a Governor.  Please click here to read through a copy.


Click on the links below to find out more

Chair of Governors (parent governor): Andrew Fraser

Co-opted Governor: Bethany Pearson (joined January 2020)

Parent governor: Kate Wright (joined June 2017)

LA Governor: Sally Pocock (joined March 2019)

Parent Governor: Mark Oakley (joined March 2019)

Co-opted Governor: Vacant

Staff Governor: Sue Tremlin

Headteacher: Emma Lindsay (joined Sept 2013)

Foundation Governor: Sara Hall (joined Sept 2016)

Foundation Governor: Revd William O'Connell (joined Sept 2013)

Vice Chair (Co-opted Governor): Kate Wright (position taken from February 2020)

Clerk to the Governors - Sue Dent (joined January 2019)

No Governor is currently a Governor of another school. 


Useful Documents

For the National Governors' Association - Code of Conduct that the Governing Body adheres to please click here

Instrument of Government 2020 click here


Meetings to create the new school vision going forwards


Session 1 - 5:30-8pm Tuesday 3rd July 2019

Session 2 - 5:30-7:30pm Monday 15th July

Session 3 - 5:30-7:30pm Tuesday 25th November

Structure of Bishopstone CE Governing Board - November 2019