Governors

The governors have a pivotal role in the strategic running of the school. All governors are volunteers and give their time freely for the good of the school and the students.

From September 2015, Governing Bodies are required to publish, on their website, information about their governors:

Name & Category

Appointing Body

Terms of Office

Committees

Official responsibility

Nature of

 Interest

Mrs S Branch

Foundation Governor

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

5/9/14 – 4/9/18

Education, Joint Admissions

Chair Health & Safety

None

Mr I Cooksey

Headmaster

Ex- Officio

 

Finance, Education, Joint Admissions, Staff Consultative, Health & Safety, Personnel

None

Employee of Watford Grammar School for Boys

Mrs J Cregg

Staff Governor

Staff

21/11/14 - 20/11/17

Education, Staff Consultative, Health & Safety

None

Employee of Watford Grammar School for Boys

Mrs C Cox

Staff Governor

 

Mr A Cox

Staff

 

 

Husband

21/11/14 - 20/11/17

Finance

 

 

 

Employee of Watford Grammar School for Boys

 

Mrs A Dawkins

Foundation Parent Governor

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

05/09/14 - 04/09/18

Education, Joint Admissions

SEND/CLA/PP link

None

Mrs R Dunsby

Staff Governor

 

Ms S Dunsby

 

Staff

 

 

Daughter

 

19/12/14 – 18/12/18

Education, Health & Safety

Governor Training

Exams/

Admissions Officer

 

Employee of Watford Grammar School for Boys

 

Ace Garden Services

 

Mr S Nokes

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

13/11/15 – 12/11/19

Finance, Personnel

Chair Personnel

Vice Chair Governing Body

John Hampden Grammar School

Sheldon Erskine

Governor Davenies School

Governor St Piran’s School

Governor Aldenham School

 

 

Mr A Parsons

Parent

5/11/15 –

4/11/19

Education

None

 

Rev T Rindl

Vicar

Ex-Officio

 

 

None

Governor Watford Grammar School for Girls

Governor Watford St John’s Church of England Primary School

 

Prof D Ritchie

University of Cambridge Governor

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

05/09/14 - 04/09/18

 

None

None

 

 

 

Mr S Shannon

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

1/4/16 –

31 /3/20

Personnel

Safeguarding link

Director Hamerville Media Group, Hamerville Online Media Ltd,

Hamerville Events Ltd,

Regal Way Management Ltd

Mr P Shearring

Foundation Governor

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

05/09/14 - 04/09/18

Finance, Education, Personnel

Chair Governors, Vice Chair Education, Chair Joint Admissions

None

Dr B Speel

Foundation Parent Governor

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

05/09/14 – 04/09/18

Finance

Vice Chair Finance

None

Mr A Speirs

Parent Govenor

Parents

5/11/15 –

4/11/19

Finance

 

None

Skyflash Limited

Cupid Peptides Limited

Wyvern Partners Limited

 

Mr J Stebbing

Foundation Governor

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

1/4/16 – 31/3/20

Finance

 

None

Governor Abbey CoE School

Mr T Sweeney

Parent Governor

Parents

07/11/14 - 06/11/18

Finance, Staff Consultative, Personnel

Chair Finance

Equality link

None

Mrs A Watson

 

 

 

Parents

05/09/16 – 04/09/20

Finance, Health & Safety

 

 

Mr D Weston

University of Oxford Governor

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

20/12/14 - 19/12/18

 

None

Teacher Development Trust

Ms L Wood

Foundation Parent Governor

Watford Grammar Schools Foundation

05/09/14 - 04/09/18

Education & Staffing, Staff Consultative

Chair Education, Chair Staff Consultative

Relate Watford, Dacorum & Three Rivers

 


Staff

Any institution is only as good as its staff and the school prides itself on the quality and dedication of its employees.

To view our staff list please click here.