Annual Statement for 2019-2020
With the second half of the Academic Year dominated by the situation surrounding Covid-19 this year's statement falls into two distinct sections. However, in these last months New Horizons Seaside Local Governing Body has maintained close links with the school, continued to fulfill its statutory responsibilities and to meet via Zoom.
September 2019-March 2020
* Continued to foster and develop the role of Pupil Governors
* Continued to support and monitor the introduction of the new curriculum framework
*Monitored pupil attendance and supported initiatives to improve this
*Received the updated Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy from the Local Authority and recommended it to the Board of Trustees for approval.
* Engaged with staff to ensure the role of the Governing Body has greater transparency.
*Monitored staff workload and well-being.
March 2020-July 2020
*Monitored the arrangements for the children of Key Workers to attend school throughout.
*Approved the Risk Assessment and associated Parent Information Pack for re-opening the school to Year R, Year 1 and Year 6 pupils in June. Monitored the effectiveness of the arrangements once the children had returned.
*Ensured that all arrangements comply with Government Guidance and that Safeguarding Procedures remain robust
*Approved the Risk Assessment and associated Parent Information Pack for the return of all pupils in September.
The Governing Body has put on record its gratitude to Mr Murley, the Senior Leadership Team and to all who work at Seaside for rising to the challenge of these difficult times and for their outstanding commitment to our children and families.
ANNUAL STATEMENT FOR 2018-2019
Over the previous year New Horizons Seaside Local Governing Body has:
The Local Governing Body was reconstituted on 06.06.15 as required by government guidelines.
ANNUAL STATEMENT FOR 2017-2018
Over the previous year New Horizons Seaside Governing Body has: