Welcome to Cherrywood Community Primary School from the Governing Body.  Thank you for showing an interest in what we do.

The Governing Body is legally responsible for ensuring that the school is well-managed and financially sound, and that it provides the best possible education to all its pupils according to their specific needs and abilities. We work collaboratively with the Headteacher.

Name Category of Governor
Betty Read Chair – LA
Martin Kensett Co-Vice Chair/ Co-opted
Vacancy Co-opted
Kirsty Lewis Headteacher
Sophie Culverhouse Deputy Headteacher/Associate Member
Vacancy Parent
Vacancy Parent
Dianne Pickford Co-opted
Alpa Shingadia Co-opted
Andy Garrison Co-opted
Vacancy Staff
Louise Humphreys Clerk to the Governing Body


Chair of Governor’s Blogs

Find out more about our role and how we fulfil statutory responsibilities below:

Role and Aims

Governor Roles

Governing Body Impact Statement

Register of Governors Interests

Calendar of Meetings

Governing Body Development and Action Plan