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Our Governors 2019-09-20T11:55:19+00:00

What is the role of the governing body?

Governing bodies are responsible and accountable for all major decisions about the school and its future. Governors have a legal responsibility to conduct the school with a view to promoting high standards of educational achievement. School governors are people who wish to make a positive contribution to children’s education. Governors work in partnership with the head teacher and other school staff to promote high standards of educational achievement at the school.

The governing body has 3 main roles:

  • To set strategic direction
  • To monitor and evaluate performance
  • To ensure accountability

What do Governors do?

School Governors make important collective decisions and the governing body is answerable to parents and the community. The responsibilities of the governing body include:

  • promoting high standards of education and achievement
  • planning the school’s long-term future
  • setting the school’s aims and values
  • appointing senior staff including the Head teacher
  • budgetary allocation and control
  • deciding on the number of staff to be employed
  • making sure that the curriculum is broad and balanced

The Governing Body of Khalsa Primary School

Name Status Date of Appoinment Term of Office Appointing body Responsibilities Governance roles in other educational institutions Business and Financial interest Declaration of Interest Attendance at meetings 2018/19
Jujar Singh Foundation 01.04.2016 31.12.2020 Appointed by SSST Chair of Governors None None None 8/10
Mandip Singh Thandi Parent 17.01.2017 31.12.2020 Elected by Parents Vice Chair of Governors & Health & Safety Governor None None None 6/7
Tony Ark Associate with voting rights 03.10.2018 31.12.2020 Appointed by Governing Body Co-Vice Chair of Governors HR/Data Protection Governor None None None 6/9
Amarpreet Singh Dhaliwal Local Authority 01.10.2016 31.12.2020 Appointed by Governing Body Co-Vice Chair of Governors. Performance Management Governor None None None 3/6
Narinderpal Singh Rana Foundation 03.10.2018 02.10.2022 Appointed by SSST Chair of Finance Committee None None None 6/7
Jasminder Grewal Foundation 20.11.2017 19.11.2021 Appointed by SSST Chair of Standards Committee School Governor at Edison Primary School & Villiers High School None School Governor at other Schools 2/6
Hardip Singh Foundation 20.11.2017 19.11.2021 Appointed by SSST Development Governor None Sibling at the School Yes-Sibling at the School 7/7
Gurminder Singh Foundation 12.09.2019 11.09.2023 Appointed by SSST Finance Governor None Sibling at the School Yes-Sibling at the School
Tarvinder Singh Foundation 10.09.2019 09.09.2023 Elected by Parent Safeguarding (Child Protection/LAC)SEND/Pupil Premium Governor None None None 7/7
Raminder Singh Vig Principal Principal None None None 9/10
Mandeep Singh Staff 31.01.2016 30.01.2020 Elected by School Staff Education None Staff Member None 6/7
Onkar Singh Randhawa Associate with voting rights 12.09.2019 11.09.2023 Appointed by SSST Finance and Resources Committee None None None 6/7
Jasvinder Singh Associate with voting rights 12.09.2019 11.09.2023 Appointed by Governing Body Finance Committee None None None
Jaspreet Kaur Sangha Associate with voting rights 12.09.2019 11.09.2023 Appointed by Governing Body Education None None None
Catherine Cochrane Clerk to the Governing Body Clerk to the Governing Body None None None N/A
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