The full Governing Body meets at least once each term. The Sub-Committees of Education, Welfare and Staff Development, Finance & Estates, Strategy, Marketing & Development and Governance all meet at least termly.


Mr P Mothersill

Vice Chairs:

Mrs C J Sunley and Dr J Elphick

Chair of Finance & Estates sub-committee:

Mrs C J Sunley

Chair of Education, Welfare and Staff Development sub-committee:

Mr P Kelsall

Chair of Strategy, Marketing & Development sub-committee:

Mr J Hunter

Chair of Governance sub-committee: 

Dr J Elphick


Mr M Allison
Mr N Bliss
Mr P Hodges
Mr I Moffatt
Ms C Newnam
Mr D C Osborne
Mr D Penny
Mr E Rendall
Councillor G Richardson
Mr D F Starr
Dr N Thorpe
Mrs D Vinsome

Clerk to Governors:

Mrs S Metcalf, Barnard Castle School, Newgate, Barnard Castle, Co Durham DL12 8UN.

The Chairman of Governors may be contacted via the School. Any written correspondence should be marked ‘Private and Confidential’ and will be forwarded to him at the earliest convenience.

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