“The academy’s use of alternative provision is very effective.” Ofsted 2013
The Governors of Upper Shirley High are committed to working with the Headteacher and staff to provide a high quality education for all pupils.
Our role is to monitor, challenge and support the school at a strategic level. Governors meet once per month and focus on a range of areas including standards, finance, safeguarding and strategic planning.
Our governors are:
Andy Hyett - Chair of Governors. Chief Operating Officer, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust (parent)
Stuart Woods - Headteacher at USH
John Barfoot - Academic Leader, Southampton Solent University
Sharon Jackopson - Vice Chair (parent)
Paul Tombs - Head of Public Services and Infrastructure, Zurich Municipal
James Renfrew - Senior Financial Controller - Solomon Systech (UK) Ltd (parent)
Sue Marsh - Headteacher - Beechwood Junior School
Justine Taylor-Knightbridge - Lead Apprenticeships Advisor - Southampton City Council
Sam Mawby - ClerkLocal Governing Body Terms of Reference Scheme of Delegation - Jefferys Education Trust Governor Terms of Office Governor Meeting Attendance 2016-17 Governor Business Interests Register Governor Roles 2017-18