On behalf of all of the Governors,
I would like to welcome you to Ravensfield, a school that is driven by a shared set of values and aims. We believe that the school should provide a happy and safe environment where everyone is valued and respected. We seek to achieve good relationships with all those involved in the school through mutual support and open and honest communication. We encourage everyone to work hard and try to achieve their full potential, whether in academic work, artistic work, sport or play. We will endeavour to create a stimulating environment which fosters excitement and enthusiasm for learning. And finally we want to encourage active participation and involvement, both within the school community and our local community to help foster an appreciation of our place in the wider world.
Chair of Governors
c/o Ravensfield Primary School,
Clarendon Street, Dukinfield, Cheshire, SK16 4JG
Tel: 0161 344 2905
Fax: 0844 292 7655
The Role of the Governor
The Governing Body of the school is made up of people from a variety of backgrounds. Some of the Governors are parents. The school governors comprise of a group of individuals, who are elected, nominated or co-opted and are representative of parents and teachers, the Local Education Authority and the local community. School governors work with the Headteacher and are responsible for setting the strategic direction of the school. Meetings are held at least once each term and committees meet in addition to main body meetings.
If you would like to be a school governor please contact the Headteacher to find out about any vacancies and ask for a Governor’s Information Pack