Instrument of Government effective 1st October 2015
The name of the school is St. George’s Church of England Foundation School.
The school is a FOUNDATION school.
The name of the governing body is “The governing body of St. George’s Church of England Foundation School”.
The governing body shall consist of:
4 Parent Governors
1 Local Authority Governor
2 Staff Governors (one being the headteacher of the school)
5 Foundation Governors
4 Co-opted Governors
3 Associate Members
Total number of governors is 16 + Associate members
The role of St. George’s Church of England Foundation School Governing Body is to work closely with the headteacher, staff, parents and students to provide:
- An innovative and challenging learning community that is totally dedicated to seeking and developing the potential of every young person.
- Based on strong, Christian and family values, placing the school at the heart of the community.
- All members of the learning community and stakeholders working collaboratively to deliver success.
- St. George’s Church of England Foundation School is a learning community committed to excellence.
The Chair of Governors can be contacted through the Clerk to Governors (Mrs Shirley Balcombe) either through the School Reception or by letter or email at Shirleybalcombe@st-georgescofe-thanet.Kent.sch.uk.