Results of Parent Governor election

Here are the results of the Parent Governor election held this week. The votes cast were are follows: Romana Hussain                            31 votes Adrian Cooper                                42 votes Shelley Warden                              32 votes Mr Cooper has therefore been elected to the vacant position as Parent Governor. I would like to welcome Mr Cooper and also thank all the […]

Head Teachers Leading Assessment (Session 2)

I’ve just spent another great morning at the second session of the Head Teachers Leading Assessment course led by Mrs Reynolds and Mr Rhodes.  The focus of the session was “assessment” and as a “starter” to get everyone moving around and talking to each other we had to write on a post-it note our “guilty […]

Governors’ Learning Walk – British Values

Another interesting afternoon as a Governor of Unsworth Primary School.  Mr Cohen, Mr Howarth and I spent the afternoon carrying out a Learning Walk looking at how the school promotes British Values.  You can learn more about what this means by visiting the SMSC section of the website. We met with Mrs Ali first and […]

Head Teachers Leading Assessment

I was lucky enough to be invited to attend the training session that Mrs Reynolds and Mr Rhodes were holding for 16 Bury Headteachers this morning in the new training room at school.  The focus of the session was “assessment”.  This morning’s session was the first of three and was very informative.  It was extremely […]

A review of how our school works

Yesterday 2 Bury Headteachers visited our school to see how it works.  As part of this exercise they met with 3 Governors, myself, Mr Howarth and Ms Channon.  The purpose of the meeting was to find out what role the Governors play in the school….we had lots to tell them!  They asked us several questions, […]