Meet the Governors

The name of the governing body is ‘The Governing Body of Blacon High School. The total number of Governors is 17. The term of office of all categories of Governors is four years.

The Governing Body shall consist of:

  1. 2 Parent Governor
  2. 1 Local Authority Governor
  3. 1 Staff Governor
  4. Headteacher
  5. 3 Co-opted Governors
  6. 9 Foundation (Trust) Governors (a majority of the Governing Body of whom 4 shall, at the time of their appointment, be eligible for election or appointment as Parent Governors)

The chair of the Governing body is Mr Peter Wilks (appointed 25/10/2018).

The vice chair of the Governing body is Mr David Peachy (appointed 25/10/2018).

There are two subcommittees of the Governing Body:

Resources (Chaired by Mr Peter Wilks): Budget, security, relevant policies, fabric of building, staffing, appointments.
Curriculum, Safeguarding and Equality (Chaired by Rob Williams): Curriculum, examination results, exclusions, welfare issues e.g. attendance, relevant policies.

Clerk to the Governors

Carena Graham-Benson - Clerk to Governors

If you wish to contact any of the Governors you can email; cgraham-benson@blaconhigh.cheshire.sch.uk and include the intended recipients name in the subject field.

2020-21 FGB Attendance Summary - Blacon High School

Due to the pandemic all meetings were held virtually

Governor Name Governor Category Role Term Ends FGB 1

10.09.20

FGB 2

10.12.20

FGB 3

25.03.21

FGB 4

01.07.21

EFGB/

Conference

08.07.21

Peter Wilks Co-opted Chair 12.12.24 Y Y Y Y Y
David Peachy Co-opted Vice Chair 04.02.23 Y Y Y Y Y
Rachel Hudson

 

  Headteacher   Y Y Y Y Y
Paul Makinson Co-opted   31.08.25 Y Y Y Y A
Julie Salisbury Staff   31.01.23 Y Y Y Y Y
Michell Beavan Parent (Trust)   28.02.22 Y Y N Y Y
Jimmy Butler Parent (Trust)   28.02.22 A A Y Y N
Judith Gilmour Foundation   20.03.23 Y Y Y Y Y
Kathleen Roberts Foundation   29.03.23 Y Y A A N
Robert Williams Foundation(formerly LA)   30.06.25 A Y Y Y Y
Una Meehan Foundation (& Associate)   30.06.25 Y Y Y N Y
Lisa Giles Parent   30.06.25       Y Y
Laura-Jayne Smith Parent   30.06.25       Y Y
Vacancy LA              
Vacancy Parent (Trust)              
Vacancy Parent (Trust)              
Vacancy Parent (Trust)              
Governors who resigned during the academic year
Lee Challinor Parent Trust - Resigned 11.12.21
Sharon Jones Parent Trust - Resigned - 06.11.21