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Welcome to the Governors’ web page!

The Toddington St George Church of England Academy governing body are highly ambitious for the school and lead by example.

The Academy Trust

The duties and functions of Governors are defined in the instrument and articles of government for schools.

The Governing Body are appointed by the Academy Trust and are responsible for the executive management of the school. The process for Governor elections is set out in the Academy articles of association and agreed between the Academy Trust and the Secretary of State. The Governing Body meet once each term and a copy of the agenda and minutes of the their meetings are available by request, for parents to read.

An Academy Trust is a registered charitable company responsible for the running of the academy and has control over the land and other assets. It has a strategic role in running the academy, but delegates management of the school to the governors.

Governor Vacancies

The Governing Board are currently looking for one Parent Governor, two Foundation Governors and two Co-opted Governors to join the board.

They are particularly keen to recruit people with Business, HR, Law and/or Accounting experience.

If you are interested please email the Co-Chair of Governors Clare Murphy-Snape and Henry Cross. c.murphysnape@toddstg.co.uk or h.cross@toddstg.co.uk.

The National Governors Association have put together this short film about the role of Governor. There are over 250,000 volunteers governing in schools in England. By joining them, you can make a valuable contribution to school leadership.

The role of school governors and trustees – YouTube

Request for Information

All statutory information about the Governing Board and the Academy will be published on the Governance pages of the website. If you would like a paper copy or if you would like to see previous minutes of board meetings please contact the Clerk of Governors at clerk@toddstg.co.uk. Further information about obtaining school publications can be found in our Freedom of Information Publication Scheme document here.

Privacy Policy

We regard your privacy as important and any personal information you give to us will be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulations.

We do not store personal information about individuals who visit this site except where they provide contact information via our contact us page and contact forms available on various pages throughout the website.

Any information you provide will only be used for the reasons specified and it will not be shared with any third party without your consent, unless required by law.

Your contact details are kept securely and are only accessed by authorised members of staff as part of the provision of school services. If you do not wish us to keep this contact information please tell us.

This website uses Google Analytics which provides statistical data about the usage of the site. This information is not used to identify individuals, but is collected to provide us with an understanding of the areas of interest on our site and how our site is being used.

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This website contains links to other websites. The School is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites or organisations and recommends you consult the privacy information on those sites.

This policy will be reviewed and updated versions will be posted on the website.

If you have any questions about the use of your personal information, the Information Commissioner is the independent regulator for both Data Protection and Freedom of Information.