Here are the results of the Parent Governor election held recently. The votes cast were are follows: Shelley Warden 19 votes Steve Howarth 61 votes Mr Howarth has therefore been re- elected as Parent Governor. I would like to thank both candidates for putting themselves forward for the position and showing such commitment to our school and […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
I’ve just spent a really enjoyable and fruitful couple of hours with Mr Rhodes learning how to blog, something I have never done before. If this blog appears on the website…then he has taught me well! Hopefully this will be the first of many blogs keeping you up to date with the work that the […]
This is our new blog to communicate what we as governors are contributing to the development of Unsworth Primary School. Across the year we will provide updates about our meetings, training and time in school, so that we can share what impact we are having as a governing body.