Meet The Local Governing Body

The role of the local governing body:

Our Local Governing Body meets once a half term to discuss the strategic development of the school, and act as a 'critical friend' to the school leadership team.

Who we are:

Mr Neal Holder (Community Governor) - Chair of the Local Governing Body

I am Vice Principal at the Grangfield Academy, a local secondary school where many children from Harrow Gate attend after they have left Year 6. I am also a member of the Ambition Schools Leaders network.

Mr Ian Oliver (Parent Governor) - Vice Chair of the Local Governing Body

Having previously worked in the NHS, I am now a governor at Harrow Gate Primary. I have chlildren and grand-children who attend the school.

Mrs Vicky Galt (Principal)

I have worked at Harrow Gate Primary since 2002. Over my years I have taught across the whole school from Nursrey to year 6, been Early Years / KS1 team leader, Deputy Head and I am now very privileged to be the Principal. Children of all ages have always been at the centre of everything that I have done at Harrow Gate and with the support of an amazing team we will work towards ensuring that all children achieve.

Mr Dave Lester (Community Governor)

I am a parent governor and have prevously been Chair of the LGB, supporting the school as we joined Enquire Learning Trust. I currently work in the RAF.

Ms Jane Spence (Staff Governor - Vice Principal)