Governor Information

For general enquiries and correspondence please contact:  Mrs J Wapshott, Clerk to Governors click here to email

Or you may contact the Chair of Governors, Mrs Kate Freeman by email  click here to email

As well as meeting as a Full Governing Body at least three times a year, the Governing Body meets regularly in two main subcommittees:
• The School Development & Standards Committee
• Finance & General Purposes Committee

All our governors visit the school regularly. 

In 2009 our Governing Body was awarded ‘Outstanding’ by the Kent School Governance Team.

FirstnameCategoryAppointing BodyCommitteeLead RoleTerm of office start dateTerm of office end dateBusiness Interests 2016 – 2017 (4 October 2016)Attendance         2015 – 2016
Mrs Alison BennettStaff GovernorStaff ElectionFGB, Std & Dev 05-Nov-1504-Nov-19Year 6 Teacher in school5/5
Mrs Kate FreemanFoundation GovernorGoverning BodyFGB, Std & DevVC/Personnel01-Jul-1430-Jun-17None5/6
Mr Duncan FryerParent GovernorParental ElectionFGB, Std & DevSafeguarding/ SEND/Chair of  Std & Dev07-Nov-1606-Nov-20None4/6
Mr Jonathan GrayParent GovernorParental ElectionFinanceChair of Finance06-Nov-1405-Nov-18None8/9
Phil ChantlerHeadteacher GovernorGoverning BodyFGB, Std & Dev, Finance 01-Sep-1622-Aug-15HeadteacherN/A
Mr Robert RoseFoundation GovernorGoverning BodyFGB, Finance/Std & DevChair of Governors01-Jul-1430-Jun-17None8/9
Dr Jonathan SpencerCo-opted GovernorGoverning BodyFGB, Finance/Std & DevFinance19-May-1618-May-20Chair of Gov Simon Langton Boys7/9
Mr Darren WarnerCo-opted GovernorGoverning BodyFGB, FinanceH&S05-Nov-1504-Nov-19None4/6
Mrs Joanne WhiteParent GovernorParental ElectionFGB, Std & Dev 07-Nov-1606-Nov-20Brake Brothers Ltd6/6
Mr Steve WrightCo-opted GovernorGoverning BodyFGB, FinanceFinance01-Sep-1531-Aug-19John Lewis Pship6/6
Mr Richard PomfrettAssociate MemberGoverning BodyFGB, Std & DevDeputy Headteacher04-Oct-1603-Oct-20DHT in SchoolN/A
Mr Mike LepperFoundation GovernorGovernng BodyFGB 04-Oct-1603-Oct-20 N/A
Ms Gill RumboldParent GovernorParental ElectionFGB, Std & Dev 06-Nov-1405-Nov-18None3/3
Jacqui WapshottClerkKCC Clerking Service  27-Jul-16N/AKCC Clerking ServiceN/A
Resignations    Term of office start dateResignation date  
Mrs Jo RallAssociate GovernorGoverning BodyFinance, FGBSchool Business Manager06-Oct-1610-Feb-17SBM in SchoolN/A
Mrs Wendy CallgahanAuthority GovernorGoverning Body / LAFGB, Std & DevSEND29-Apr-1620-Dec-16