Governors

The Boroughbridge High School and King James’s School Federation Governing body is made up of 17 Governors :

  • 2 Parent Governors who are elected by parents and are parents (or carers ) of a child at the school. Their roles is to give a parent’s perspective on discussions and decisions – to speak as parents, not for parents
  • 1 Local Authority Governor who is appointed by the Governing Body
  • 1 Staff Governor
  • 2 Headteachers
  • 11 Co-opted Governors who are appointed by the Governing Body based on skills.

The standard term of office for a governor is four years.

The Chair and Vice Chair are elected annually (usually at the first meeting of the academic year).

Malcolm Dawson, Chair of Governors
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

John Heap, Vice Chair of Governors
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

Richard Ebdon
Parent Governor until 3/1/2025

Leanne Hume
Parent Governor until 3/1/2025

Sam Meneely
LA Governor

Staff Governor – tba

Kathryn Stephenson
A member of the Governing Body by virtue of position as Headteacher of Boroughbridge High School

Paul McIntosh
A member of the Governing Body by virtue of position as Headteacher of King James’s School

Pat Dunnill
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

Rebecca Evans
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

Brian Horner
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

Andrew Howard
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

Emma Lonsdale
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

Sarah Tabor
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

Andrew Town
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

Rob Whitehead
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025

Ian Yapp
Co-opted Governor until 3/1/2025