Welcome to Harlands Community
Primary & Nursery School


A strong governing board ensures robust debate, which in turn leads to better educational outcomes for children.

The governing board exists to provide strong strategic leadership to our school, ensuring accountability for its educational and financial performance.

Our governing board consists of representatives from all the stakeholders in our school comunity; including our parent community, the Local Authority, the local community, the staff and people co-opted for their specialist skills. Governors are appointed for a four year term and all volunteer their time and skills for the benefit of our school. This structure ensures that the governing board has sufficient diversity of views, skills and experiences. All governors have equal status and governors act as one single body.

The 3 core functions of the board:

Insisting that the best interests of all pupils are paramount in decision-making: By making regular visits and observing the work of the school the governors gain an understanding of the pupils needs that can then be included in the school plans.

Meet Our Governors

FInd out more about our Governing Board Members.

Meeting Minutes

Have a read of our recent meeting minutes.

Letters from Our Chair

Find the recent letters sent by the Chair on behalf of the full boad of governors. 

Governor Information

Find information about the structure and remit of our governing board and committees.

Click here to view the public list of current governors.

We have vacancies - please contact the Head Teacher via the school office: office@harlandsprimary.org 

Co-Chair of Governors: Maggie Carroll & Michelle Warner

Clerk to the Governors: Mary Babington