Our Governors

Who are we?

Our Governing Body was reconstituted in July 2015.

Here is a list of our Governors, their designation as part of our structure and their term of office on our Governing Body:

Governing Body September 2017

Core roles:

Chair of Governors: Brian Poxon

Vice Chair of Governors: Anneken Priesack

Safeguarding Governor: Anneken Priesack

Deputy Safeguarding Governor: Cindy Fincham

Committee Membership:

We have two Committees: Resources and Admissions, Quality, Assessment and Outcomes (AQAO).

Here are the membership details of these committees:

AQAO committee membership:

Anneken Priesack: Chair

Andy Hawkins- Vice Chair

Charlotte Ward

Cindy Fincham

Claudia Da Silva

Caroline Kelly

Olivia Swift

Head Teacher

Resources Committee Membership:

Rosumund Smith- Chair

Brian Poxon

David Balmer

Nargis Mirza


Head Teacher 

Jane Light- Advisor as School Business Manager 


Here is a document detailing the Link Governors. We have linked our Governors to core areas and foci of our School Development Plan (SDP):


Here are some of the regular monitoring activities that our Link Governors will carry out as part of their monitoring role:

Link Governors Monitoring suggested actions

Register of Interests




Sandy Lane Primary School Register of Business Interests 2015 2016

Attendance at meetings

Attendance Academic Year 2016 2017


Attendance Academic Year 2015 2016


Governor Impact statement

Please see a summary of the impact of Governors at Sandy Lane here

Governor Visits

Please see a summary of the visits that Governors have made at Sandy Lane here


If you wish to contact our Chair of Governors, Mr Poxon, please leave a letter in a sealed envelope in the care of our Office Team, and we will ensure that this is passed on to him.