The Governing Body

Glenn Smith
Glenn Smith - Chair of Governors and Chair of the Staff and Student Welfare Sub-Committee.
Glenn has been involved with the school virtually from its inception. He is responsible for setting up and maintaining this website, assisting and advising on the IT requirements for the school, and supporting the rest of the team as necessary. He is passionate and proud of the school, and is very keen to ensure that it continues to develop into a flourishing and successful school.

Glenn is a father of two children, both now at the school.

 

Darren Lyon
Darren Lyon - Headmaster
As Headmaster of the school, Darren sits on the Governing body.

 

Chris Brown
Chris Brown - Chair of the Buildings and Site Sub-Committee

Chris is the Managing Director of a local family company that supplies Agricultural and Groundcare machinery and was a member of the steering committee that set up the school.

A resident of Winslow for over 30 years, Chris has a personal interest in the school as his granddaughter attends the school.

Chris is passionate that children from Winslow and the surrounding area should attend a local school and that school should be at the heart of the community. 

 

Jill Bailey
Jill Bailey - Safeguarding Governor
Having previously worked as a Teaching Assistant, Jill is a now a teacher at a local primary school. A former primary school governor for 7 years, Jill brings extensive educational experience to the team. Jill's wish is to enable the school to be an environment where both staff and pupils can be happy, content and fulfilled. 

Betsy Duncan Smith
The Hon. Mrs Betsy Duncan Smith   (Patron)
Betsy Duncan Smith is a direct descendent of Sir Thomas Fremantle and his wife, Betsey Wynne. Betsy lives with her husband, Iain, in the former home of Sir Thomas. Betsy is very keen for our school to play an important part within the community in and around Winslow and is delighted to be involved with the school.
 
As a patron of the local Medical Detection Dogs Charity, Betsy has been instrumental in involving the school fundraising towards the work of the charity. 
 
Betsy is a regular visitor to the school and very much enjoys meeting and speaking with the students. 

 

John Chilver
John Chilver - Chair of the Finance Sub-Committee
John is a District Councillor for Steeple Claydon on Aylesbury Vale District Council and Bucks County Councillor for Winslow. A long time supporter of the school, we are delighted to have John on-board.

 

Paul Brown
Paul Brown - Chair of Teaching and Learning
 

 

 

Richard Clark
Richard Clark

Richard lives in Winslow with his wife Cathy and two teenage sons, the younger of whom was in the School's first intake. 

Whilst originally in hotel management he has for many years worked for a large store with a national reputation for high levels of service. He hopes to help the Governing Body achieve and maintain similarly high levels of service to both students and parents alike. As the schools develops, Richard is keen to see the School become a major part of the Winslow community.

 

 

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Martin Osborne - Parent Governor

 

Helen Cole
Helen Cole - Staff Governor

Governor

Relevant Business and Pecuniary interest declaration / governance roles in other educational institutions

Glenn Smith

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Paul Brown

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Richard Clark

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Jill Bailey

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Helen Cole

Teacher at the School

Martin Osbourne

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Chris Brown

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John Chilver

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Darren Lyon

Headmaster at the School

Contacting the Governing Body.

Parents wishing to contact the Governing Body may do so by writing to Mr Glenn Smith, Chair of Governors at the school address:

Park Road

Winslow

Buckinghamshire

MK18 3DL

Governing Body Code of Conduct   

 

Governors and Members Appointment Dates

 

Name Appointment From Appointment To
Glenn Smith 14/09/2012  
Darren Lyon 01/01/2013  
Richard Clark 01/01/2013  
Martin Osborne 01/01/2013  
Jacky Dove 10/12/2013 23/06/2016
Chris Brown 10/12/2013  
Jill Bailey 10/12/2013  
Simon Gibbs 10/12/2013 12/03/2016
...and 20/04/2016 26/05/2016
Paul Brown 10/12/2013  
John Chilver 10/12/2013  
Helen Cole 10/12/2013  
Brian Knaves 20/02/2012 08/03/2015