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Welcome to our Governors’ section.

Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.
We have also provided a Register of Governor Interests and an Annual Statement of Issues for your information.


The Role of the Governors is to oversee the management of the school. The members of the Governing body are drawn from the parents, staff and the wider community. The governing body is made up of different committees, each overseeing specific areas of school management. 

The Governors meet every half-term. The next elections take place in October 2018.


A copy of the Governors minutes are available on request.


Chair of Governors:
Mrs Ruth Starkings  (Co-opted Governor-Chair) responsible for Safeguarding.

Vice Chair of Governors:

Laura Corrall (Parent Governor) responsible for Pupil Premium

Mr Peter Balcombe (Co-opted Governor) responsible for Special Educational Needs.
c/o Heather Avenue Infant School
Hellesdon NR6 6LT
School Governors:
Ms Stacey Coleman (Head Teacher)

Mrs Wendy Howes (Staff Governor)

Mrs Kerry Houston (Co-opted Governor)



Vacancies currently being filled and responsibilities allocated.




Clerk to the Governors:
Ms C. Heseltine
Picture 1 Ruth Starkings