KNOW myself.

RESPOND to my world.

CONNECT with my community.


Please download as required. Paper copies of all documents on this website are available from the school office.

Raysfield Infant School and Raysfield Junior School are together under one Governing board to form a Federation. The Federated Governing Board are the accountable body for both schools, and the sets the strategic direction and is responsible for making decisions about how the work of the school is run. All governing boards have certain obligations, legal duties, powers and responsibilities.

The Full Governing Board meets at least six times a year but in addition to these meetings, governors also sit on three sub-committees; Childrens’, Resources, and Data Monitoring, that report to the Full Governing Board, and have individual responsibilities

Pecuniary Interests

The Register of Governors Interests can be found here:

2018 – 2019 Pecuniary and Business Interest Register – June 2019

Governor Attendance

A list of Governors attendance at full governing board, and sub committee meetings can be found here:

Governor attending meetings as at June 2021

Who we are

David Champion Parent Governor Vice-Chair of Governors and Chair of Standards
Sharon Dewfall Co-Opted Governor Chair of Finance
Sarah Gillham Staff Governor  
Holly Magson Co-Opted Governor  
Claire Hayward Co-Opted Governor  
Ian Hodgson Co-Opted Governor  
Nicholas Kelcey Co-Opted Governor Chair of Governors
Miss Sarah Thomas Co-Opted Governor  
Helen Green Parent Governor  
Mrs Claire Hill Head Teacher  
Mrs Pauline Dixon LEA Appointment  
Mrs Carol Smith Clerk  

Link Governors

Nicholas Kelcey – Chair of Governors / Covid Governor (Raysfield Link: Claire Hill)

Holly Magson – Vice-Chair (TBC) / SEN(D) and Inclusion (Raysfield Link: Oliver Heath)

Sharon Dewfall – Chair of Finance / Mentor for New Governors (Raysfield Link: Teresa Turner)

David Champion – Chair of Standards / Maths, Sports Funding & PE (Raysfield Link: Lauren Harris-Cue and Sally Harvey)

Ian Hodgson – Curriculum and Wellbeing (Raysfield Links: Sarah Thomas and Rachel Mullins)

Pauline Dixon – English (Raysfield Link: Sophie Calver)

Helen Green – Pupil Premium (Raysfield Link: Oliver Heath)

Claire Hayward – Safeguarding including Attendance (Raysfield Link: Claire Hill and Sarah Thomas)

Sarah Gillham – Health & Safety (Raysfield Link: Teresa Turner)

Kate Ball – Health & Safety (Raysfield Link: Teresa Turner)

Meeting Dates 2021/22

ALL meetings start at 5:30pm


  • Wednesday 29th September 2021
  • Wednesday 10th November 2021
  • Wednesday 26th January 2022
  • Wednesday 23rd March 2022
  • Thursday 26th May 2022
  • Wednesday 13th July 2022

Finance, Personnel and Premises

  • Wednesday 20th October 2021
  • Wednesday 12th January 2022
  • Wednesday 9th March 2022
  • Wednesday 18th May 2022
  • Wednesday 22nd June 2022


  • Monday 11th October 2021
  • Monday 10th January 2022
  • Monday 7th March 2022
  • Monday 16th May 2022
  • Monday 20th June 2022

RAP (Raising Attainment Plan) Review Meetings 4pm-5pm:

  • Wednesday 15th December 2021
  • Wednesday 30th March 2022
  • Wednesday 13th July 2022