The Governing Board at Springfield School is made up of twelve governors as follows:
1 headteacher – Emma Lawley
1 Local Authority – Wendy Goddard
1 staff – Zoe Dobson
4 parents – John Beckley, Sarah Hiley, David Mytton and one vacancy.
5 co-opted – Steve Cottrell (Chair), Phil Bloomfield (Vice-Chair), Sue Fermor, Katherine Spencer and one vacancy.
The Full Local Governing Board meets on average five times a year, in between these meetings governors meet in two committees.
HR and Finance
This committee deals with all matters relating to school finance, including budget setting and monitoring. The committee also considers personnel matters.
Membership – John Beckley, Phil Bloomfield, Steve Cottrell, Emma Lawley, David Mytton and Katherine Spencer
Progress and Well Being
This committee deals with all matters relating to the curriculum and the progress and attainment of pupils. The committee also has responsibility for any health and safety matters.
Membership – Zoe Dobson, Wendy Goddard, Sue Fermor, Sarah Hiley and Emma Lawley
As the school is co-located with Madley Brook Community School governors also meet with governors from that school three times a year, to discuss matters that affect both schools.
Membership – Steve Cottrell, Wendy Goddard and Emma Lawley
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Springfield School Governors
Steve Cottrell Chair of Governors, Co-opted Governor
Phil Bloomfield Vice-Chair of Governors, Co-opted Governor
Katherine Spencer Co-opted Governor and Head of Madley Brook School
Sue Fermor Co-opted Governor
David Mytton Parent Governor
John Beckley Parent Governor
Sarah Hiley Parent Governor
Wendy Goddard Local Authority Governor
Zoe Dobson Teacher Governor