Home Page

Parkside Primary Academy

Learning with Pride

Home Page

Parkside Primary Academy

Learning with Pride


Welcome to our Governors' section.

Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.


A written record of meetings are taken in the form of minutes and are available upon request, please contact Mrs K Wood, Company Secretary 01226 723691.

We have also provided a Register of Governor Interests and an Annual Statement of Issues for your information.

Parkside Primary Academy Local Governing Body

Name Type Positions of Responsibility Appointment Date Term of Office End Date Business Interests
Rachel Ward Headteacher   Ex Officio   AET Barnsley Cluster Governor
Shirley Douglas Community Special Educational Needs 05/02/2014 04/02/2018 None
Marilyn Gittner Community


Progress and Attainment

05/02/2014 04/02/2018 PACT Trustee
Claire Tate Parent Health and Safety 05/02/2014 04/02/2018 None
Sara Fletcher Parent

Vice Chair

Safeguarding and Pupil Premium

05/02/2014 04/02/2018 None
Lauren Butterworth Staff Safeguarding 14/11/2016 13/11/2020 None
Kevin Grum Community Teaching, Learning and Curriculum     PACT Trustee

Governing Body Meeting Attendance 2016-2017

Name 14.11.16 30.01.17 26.06.17
Rachel Ward Y Y Y
Marilyn Gittner N Y Y
Shirley Douglas Y Y Y
Lauren Butterworth Y Y Y
Sara Fletcher Y Y


Claire Tate Y N Y


Governing Body Meeting Attendance 2017-2018


Name 2.10.17   29.01.18  16.04.18       16.07.18
Rachel Ward Y   Y               Y                  Y
Marilyn Gittner N   Y               N                  Y
Shirley Douglas Y   N               Y                  N
Lauren Butterworth Y   Y               Y                  Y
Sara Fletcher Y  

Y               Y                  Y

Claire Tate Y   N               N                 N

 Kevin Grum                 Y                N              N                  N

 Tanya Marshall           N                Y              N                  N

 Anne O'Hara               N                Y              Y                  Y