From possible school closure to forming a school federation

What was the issue addressed? This issue started before I became governor but it is what led me to become governor at the school. There was a proposal to close the school and develop a neighbouring school. The best option that the school had to consider was in becoming part of a federation. What happened?Continue reading “From possible school closure to forming a school federation”

Accepting the closure of a school

What was the issue addressed? Our headteacher was overworked and under pressure, facing the prospect of becoming the only teacher in our small school. The governors wanted to support her but knew that the position of our school was probably untenable, due to dwindling numbers. Some governors wanted to fight on and remain open, butContinue reading “Accepting the closure of a school”