The Governing Body meets regularly to discuss all elements of school life. Contact the school if you wish to have a copy of the latest minutes please click on 'Reports' on the left hand side.

The Aims of the Governing body are (as suggested by Ofsted and the Department for Education)

  • Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  • Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils; and
  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.

There are currently there is one parent governor vacancy on the governing body

Rob Andrews

                Chair of Governors  

 Co-opted Governor

16/04/2015 - 15/04/2019 

Declaration of Interest





Kal Bains

Link Governor


Parent Governor

16/04/2015 - 15/04/2019

Partner is a member of staff

1 child in school

 Sue Gardner Headteacher

Husband works for Univeristy of Northampton

Daughter is a director of Hattie & Flora

Lorraine Ovey


Co-opted Governor

16/04/2015 -15/04/2019

Teacher at Bugbrooke Community Primary School

Vicky Palmer


Staff Governor 

1/09/2014 - 31/08/2018

Maternity leave Sept 2016 - Jan 2018

Bob Spearman

Vice Chair


Co-opted Governor 

16/04/2015 - 15/04/2019

Governor at Great Doddington Primary School


Lorraine Lish

Co-opted Governor

30/09/2015 - 29/09/2019

Works at Upton Meadows

one child in school

Dr Helen Scott

Co-opted Governor

30/09/2015 - 29/09/2019

University of Northampton

Steve Dickinson


LA Governor

02/11/2015 - 01/11/2019

CEO - The Global Fellowship of

Christian Youth

Trustee of the Boys' Brigade Northamptonshire

  Caroline Urwin Clerk to governors


  Lois Beshiri

Assistant Head

Associate member


2 children who attend Upton

  Tom Griffiths Assistant Head
Associate member

If you have a question for any of the governors or would like more information about becoming a school governor please contact the Clerk on

School policies

Parents may also be interested in the the following policies; Special Educational Needs, Income and Charging all of which are all available from the following link