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:
John Barfoot - Chair of Governors - Associate Director of Apprenticeships at University College of Estate Management
James Renfrew - Vice Chair - Senior Financial Controller - Solomon Systech (UK) Ltd (parent)
Stuart Woods - Headteacher at USH
Sharon Jackopson - Finance Officer - Gas Care
Paul Tombs - Head of Public Services and Infrastructure, Zurich Municipal
Justine Taylor-Knightbridge - Commercial Partnerships Manager, External Relations, Southampton Solent University
Andy Hyett, MSc MBA - Associate Member - Chief Operating Officer, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Katie Samways - Clerk
Correspondence Address for Chair of Governors - Mr J Barfoot c/o Upper Shirley High, Bellemoor Road, Southampton, SO15 7QU or email using the button below.