The Governing Body of the William Henry Smith School consists of 9 members all of whom give their
services voluntarily and without financial reward.
The Governing Body has a very important role to play in the life of the school. Governors have to work in close partnership with the Principal and staff to ensure the effectiveness of the school. Being a Governor requires commitment and energy: attending meetings, being involved in school activities, working as a team and accepting a fair share of responsibility. A good team combines purpose, clarity on roles, respect for others, democratic working practices and good leadership and communication.
At present, none of our Governors are Governors at any other school.
To do this effectively and efficiently the Governing Body has set up a number of committees with specifically defined responsibilities,the main ones of which are: