Governors of Swanlea School are responsible for making strategic decisions to ensure the school fulfils its legal obligations, and directs the school forward ensuring that educational standards and behaviour are maintained, whilst setting and overseeing the budget and finances throughout the year. They act as the school’s “critical friend” and hold school leaders to account. Governors must keep abreast of changes in legislation applicable to schools and are informed on the latest data regarding pupil and teaching performance.

If you wish to find out more about becoming a school governor please click on this link (National Governors Association)

To register your interest in becoming a school governor of a state maintained school, please click on this link

If you wish to contact the Governing Body, please send an email to and they will forward to the Chair of Governors, or send in by post to the school address marked “For the attention of the Chair of Governors”

For more information on the role of governors, please click here:

Please click on the link for the Dates of meetings 2021-22

Constitution -Swanlea

Committee Membership -Swanlea

Community, Parents/Carers & Students Committee

Curriculum & Standards Committee

Headteacher’s Performance Management Committee

Resources Committee