Governors

Mr John DeanChair of Governors

Mr Dean is responsible for monitoring literacy, history and geography, as well as looking after elements of pupil welfare. He regularly works with pupils within school on literacy projects. Mr Dean can be contacted through the school.

Name Position Term of office
Start Expire
Mrs Ann Dixon Headteacher 05/2012
Mr John Dean Member/Chair 05/2016 04/2020
Mrs Victoria Pace Member/Vice Chair 05/2016 04/2020
Mrs Patricia Irving Member 05/2016 04/2020
Mrs Valerie Johnston  Member appointed 07/2016  07/2020
Mr Bill Paton Member appointed 10/2014 10/2018
Mrs Annette Savage Member appointed 05/2016 04/2020
Mr David Owen Parent Governor 06/2017 06/2021
Mrs Jane Newbery Parent Governor  10/2017  10/2021
Ms Catherine Shaw Parent Governor 11/2015 11/2019
Mrs Claire Smithurst Associate Governor (Staff) (non-voting) 03/2015 03/2019
Mrs Victoria Morrow Staff Governor 12/2016 12/2020
Miss Michelle True Staff Governor 05/2016 04/2020
Miss Jannette Brooks Company Secretary / Business Manager  05/2012

 

 

Meeting Schedule 2017/2018

Thursday 12th October 2017
Curriculum and Standards

Thursday 30th November 2017
AGM / Finance and General Purposes

Thursday 8th February 2018
Curriculum and Standards

Thursday 29th March 2018
Finance and General Purposes Meeting

Thursday 5th July 2018
Governing Body General Meeting

 

Governing Body Membership

Meeting Attendance 16-17

Firthmoor Academy Performance and Comparison Data


Declaration of Interests

 

Name Position Name of Business Nature of Business Nature of Interest Relationship (where held by a relative) Date Interest began Date interest ceased
Mrs Ann Dixon Headteacher None
Mr John Dean

Member

Chair

Inscribe Media Ltd PR Consultancy Journalism Director N/A Jan 1997 Ongoing
Mrs Victoria Pace

Member

Vice Chair

Primary Language Solutions Director / Owner Primary Languages / Education N/A Jan 2010 Ongoing
Mrs Patricia Irving Member None
Mrs Valerie Johnston  Member appointed  Age UK

Corporation Road Primary

 Director

Governor

 Charity

Education

 N/A  Feb 2000

Oct 2016

Mr Bill Paton Member appointed None
Mrs Annette Savage Member appointed None
Mr David Owen Parent Governor None
 Mrs Jayne Newbery  Parent Governor  None
Ms Catherine Shaw Parent Governor Darlington Borough Council Local Government Employee N/A Dec 2015 Ongoing
Mrs Claire Smithurst Associate Governor (Staff) (non-voting) None
Mrs Victoria Morrow Staff Governor None
Miss Michelle True Staff Governor None
Miss Jannette Brooks Company Secretary / Business Manager None