Holy Rood Catholic Primary School

Governing Body

The Diocesan Bishop following any recommendation from the Clifton Catholic Diocesan Education Consortium may appoint the nine Foundation Governors three of whom at least shall be eligible for election or appointment as Parent Governors.

The Governing Body may appoint the Staff Governors through such process as they may determine, provided that the total number of Governors (including the Head Teacher) who are employees of the Academy Trust does not exceed one third of the total number of Governors. The Staff Governors shall be elected by a secret ballot of all staff employed under a contract of employment.

The Parent Governors shall be elected by parents of registered pupils at the Academy. A Parent Governor must be a parent of a pupil at the Academy at the time when he is elected.