Our Governing Body

Governors work closely with headteachers, school staff and representatives from the local authority (LA).

Governor Structure
Burnopfield Primary School Governing Body

Statutory Guidance for Governing Bodies

Burnopfield Primary School adhere to the statutory guidance from the Department of Education. This means that governing bodies must have regard to it when carrying out duties relating to the constitution of governing bodies.

The Constitution of Governing Bodies of Maintained Schools 2017

How To Become A School Governor

If you require further information on the roles and responsibilities of School Governors or you are interested in becoming one, visit the Durham County Council website School Governor section.