Governing Board

Wilmslow High School is a local authority maintained community school.

As such, its Governing Board is comprised of governors drawn from four different constituencies:

  • parent governors
  • staff governors
  • local authority governors
  • co-opted governors

The Governing Board is constituted as detailed here.

Click here for the school’s details on the DfE’s Get Information About Schools website

Currently the membership of the Governing Board is as follows:

NameTypeAppointed byCommittees and Positions (see Note 1)Term of OfficeDetails (see Note 2)Required Meetings (see Note 3)Attended Meetings see Note 4)
Mr Jim CaulkettCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB (Chair), F&R, Pay28 Oct 2020 – 27 Oct 2025FVROA1012
Mr David BennettCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB, F&R, P (Chair), LSS01 Sep 2019 – 31 Aug 2023FVROA1212
Mr Chris BerryCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB, F&R, P27 Nov 2017 – 26 Nov 2025FVROA128
Mr Mike BowdenCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB, F&R, P01 Sep 2019 – 31 Aug 2023FVROA106
Mr Sam BeythounLocal AuthorityLocal AuthorityFGB, F&R, P, LSS11 Oct 2021 – 10 Oct 2025FVROA1210
Mr Peter CrouchCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB, LSS (Chair)14 Nov 2016 – 13 Nov 2024FVROA77
Mrs Afshan KhanParentParentsFGB, F&R01 March 2021 – 28 Feb 2025FVROA55
Mr Martin KinseyCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB, F&R (Chair), P, LSS14 Nov 2016 – 13 Nov 2024FVROA1212
Mrs Julia McHargStaffStaffFGB, F&R,LSS, P14 Dec 2020 – 14 Dec 2024FVROA127
Mr Jonathan MoakesCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB (Vice-Chair), F&R, LSS14 Nov 2016 – 13 Nov 2024FVROA1111
Mr Tom MurrayCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB, LSS28 Oct 2020 – 27 Oct 2025FVROA77
Mrs Diane RoundParentParentsFGB, LSS01 March 2021 – 28 Feb 2025FVROA33
Mrs Jane ShawCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB, LSS1 Dec 2017 – 30 Nov 2025FVROA76
Mrs Maureen SuttonCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB, LSS,P01 Sep 2019 – 31 Aug 2023FVROA88
Ms Angela YoreCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB21 Jan 2019 – 20 Jan 2023FVROA54

Note 1 – Committees and Abbreviations 

Full Governing Board                                              (FGB)
Finance & Resources                                               (F&R)
Pay                                                                               (P)
Learning and Student Support                              (LSS)

Note 2 – Details
Full voting rights on all                                         (FVROA)
Business Interests                                                  (BI)
Any relationship to school staff
member (e.g. spouse, partner, relative)                (RTSSM)

Note 3 – Meetings

No. of meetings required to attend based on committee membership in 12 months to July 2021

Note 4  – Meetings

No. of meetings actually attended in 12 months to July 2021


Former Governors (within last 12 months)

NameTypeAppointed byCommittees and Positions*Term of OfficeDetails*
Mr Blake AdlemCo-optedGoverning BoardFGB, FIE25 Sep 2017 – 24 Sep 2021FVROA



NameTypeAppointed byCommittees and Positions (see Note 1)Term of OfficeDetails (see Note 2)Required Meetings (see Note 3)Attended Meetings see Note 4)
Rev Rob WhiteAssociateRelevant Committee03 Dec 2019 – 02 Dec 2020FVRO P00
Dr Mark NicolAssociateRelevant CommitteeF&R24 Jun 2019 – 23 Jun 2021FVRO F&R42
Mr Mark RoyleAssociateRelevant CommitteeF&R24 Jun 2019 – 23 Jun 2021FVRO F&R41


Constituted composition of Governing Board

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Communication with the Governing Board should be directed through the Clerk to the Governing Board, Mrs Helen O’Sullivan

She can be contacted by email on or though phoning school on 01625 526191.