The David Ross Education Trust

David Ross Education Trust schools create a rich and exciting learning environment that inspires students to become their confident, academic best.

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Cedar Road Primary School

At Cedar Road we are committed to being an inclusive school, providing the best possible standard of education for every child.

Governors

Our Governors

Cedar Road Primary School is governed by an Academy Scrutiny Committee.

Our governors are:

  • Clair Mills
    Principal
  • Tracey Hudson
    Trust Senior Link
  • Sarah Durbin
    DRET Appointed Governor (Chair)
  • Gwennie Lynell Lewis
    DRET Appointed Governor
  • Jolen Grantham
    DRET Appointed Governor
  • Anna Woroniecka
    DRET Appointed Governor
  • Madeline Dunckley
    DRET Appointed Governor
  • Meena Tobias
    DRET Appointed Governor
  • Damian Panton
    Parent Governor (Vice Chair)
  • Alexandra Snell
    Parent Governor
  • Laura Atkinson
    Staff Governor
  • Graham Champsey
    Staff Governor
  • Teresa Elkin
    Clerk

 

 

Governor Assigned Responsibilities

Arts/DT and Music - Alexandra Snell 

Attendance - Jolen Grantham 

Behaviour and Attitudes - Tracey Hudson 

Curriculum - Sarah Durbin

Early Reading - Damian Panton 

Geography and History - Sarah Durbin 

Parental/Community Development - Alexandra Snell

Personal Development - Anna Woroniecka

Phonics - Sarah Durbin 

PSHE - Tracey Hudson 

Safeguarding - Sarah Durbin 

SEND and Pupil Premium - Gwennie Lewis 

SMSC and Enrichment - Meena Tobias 

Staff and Pupil Voice - Graham Champsey 

Contacting a Governor

To contact a governor, please contact the Trust Governance Team by emailing governance@dret.co.uk.

If you are looking to contact a Governor to make a complaint or share a concern, please note that as per our Complaints Policy, governors do not investigate complaints at Stage 1 or Stage 2.  This enables them to be impartial should a complaint be escalated to a Stage 3 governor panel. If you wish to make a complaint, please complete this form and your complaint will be investigated accordingly.

Scheme of Delegation

Information about the David Ross Education Trust’s scheme of delegation is available here.

Minutes of the Academy Scrutiny Committee

Should you wish to view a copy of the minutes of the ASC at this academy, please contact the Trust Governance Team, who will be able to provide you with an electronic or paper copy of the minutes.

Are you interested in becoming an academy governor?

We are looking for new governors to support our academies. Our governors work closely with their academies to support the Trust’s goal of broadening the horizons of young people through a world-class education, equipping our students with the skills and experiences to become their confident, academic best, no matter what.

If you have an interest in, and commitment to, improving education and would like to make a difference within your community, please register your interest in becoming a governor by completing our governor application form. If you have any questions about a governor’s role or responsibilities please contact us at governance@dret.co.uk or review our information pack below. 

governor recruitment booklet summer 2023.pdf

What is it like being a Governor with DRET?

To understand what it is like to be a governor with us, take a look at our testimonial booklet and videos which contain insights from serving governors.

governor testimonial booklet.pdf

 

 Emma Bennett 

Angela Watts 

Stephen Platten 

Garry Allen 

What training do Governors receive?

We offer an extensive range of training opportunities. Take a look at what is on offer for the current academic year. 

governor and trustee training programme 2023 24.pdf

 

 

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