The Board of Governors have responsibility for raising the school’s standards of achievement through the key roles of setting strategic direction and ensuring accountability. 

The Board consists of various categories of governors, i.e. Parent Governors (parents of children at the school), Staff Governors (members of the school staff), Authority Governors (nominated by the Local Authority) and Community Governors (members of the local community). 

Current members of the Board are as follows:

Adelaide Governors


Disclosure of Governors’ interests:

Mrs Lynn Cawood (Co-opted Governor) has a relative who is employed by the company which supplies the school’s photocopier.  The school’s contract with this company (IT@Spectrum) predates the commencement of the relative’s employment, and the relative has no dealing with the school’s account.

No other Governors have any interests to disclose.

If you are a parent with a child currently at the school and would be interested in serving as a Parent Governor, please contact Mr. Plumridge, the Headteacher.


Register of Business interests:

Mrs Suzanne Adkinson – Head of School – No interests to declare

Mrs Catherine Whitelam – Assistant Headteacher – No interests to declare


Next Governors’ meeting:

Tuesday 9th October 2018 at 2.30pm   Curriculum meeting
Monday 19th November 2018  at 2.30pm  Finance meeting


The contact details for our Chair of Governors are as follows:

Dianne Hamilton
Adelaide Primary School
Walker Street
(01482) 223753