Information on the Governing Board 2018-2019

Purpose of the governing board
All boards, whether in the maintained or academy sector and no matter how many schools they are responsible for, have three core functions:
  1. Ensuring clarify of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  2. Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and it’s pupils, and the performance management of staff; and
  3. Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.

Minutes for the Full Governing Board 

Meetings are held at Clyst Hydon School twice a term. The Full Governing Board Minutes can be read here.

Register of Business Interests


Declared governor business interests ( Past and Present)

The roles each governor has on the governing board

Terms of Office for each governor

Category of Governor


Terms of Reference 

Terms of Reference for the Full Governing Board and Roles and responsibilities of the lead governors are outlined in the documents below



Attendance register 

Attendance register of  governors at meetings


Code of Conduct for the Governing Board

This is a contract all Governors sign at the beginning of each academic year


Our Aims, Ethos and Vision at Clyst Hydon Primary School