Co-Opted Governors

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Mrs Emily Severn (Member) Term of office: 1 September 2018 to 31 August 2022

Responsibilities: Safeguarding, SEND



Parent Governors

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Mr Jack Eves (Acting-Chairperson) Term of office: 1 September 2018 to 31 August 2022 – I am a retired single parent, having previously worked in the road haulage industry. I live in Thetford with my son. I am also a Governor at the Diamond Academy in Thetford and Vice-Chair of the Thetford Cluster of schools. I have lived in Norfolk for 19 years and find being a School Governor very rewarding.

Responsibilities: Vice Chair, Health & Safety, Equality


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Mr Iain Trench (Member) Term of office: 1 September 2018 to 31 August 2022 – I have been a governor at the school since I retired. During my teaching career I taught in four different secondary schools – in my last post I was curriculum deputy headteacher at a large comprehensive school in Ipswich. My children attended OBHS. The school has so much to offer and I want to support staff and leadership in giving the best opportunities to young people.

Responsibilities: Data Protection Link



Staff Governors

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Mr Andrew Fell (Headteacher)




Mr Christopher Perry-Yates


Declarations of Interest

Andrew Fell – None.

Emily Severn – None.

Emma Beard – Parent at school.

Iain Trench – AQA Examiner for A’ level Economics.

Jack Eves – Member of joint I. E. B. Diamond Academy and Queensway Infant Academy and Nursery. Chair of Thetford Cluster.

Tamar Irvine – None.


Meeting Records

Governors meetings

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