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Governors Constitution

We constituted the Governing Body of John Burns Primary School in order to carry out our core functions more effectively which comprises of:

  • 2 parent governors
  • 1 Local Authority governor
  • 1 staff governor
  • 7 co-opted governors

To view our Constituition of Governors from 14th November 2017, please click on the document below;


As part of the governing constituition, a governor is expected to:

Contribute to the strategic discussions at governing body meetings which determine:

  •   the vision and ethos of the school
  •   clear and ambitious strategic priorities and targets for the school
  •       that all children, including those with SEN, have access to a broad and balanced curriculum
  •   the school’s budget, including the expenditure of the pupil premium allocation
  •   the school’s staffing structure and key staffing policies
  •   the principles to be used by school leaders to set other school policies