Our Governing Body

The role of the governing body at Lemington Riverside Primary School is to provide strategic management, and to act as a "critical friend", supporting the work of the Head Teacher and other staff.
 
The governing body comprises of a number of governors from a wide range of backgrounds that include community representatives, parents/carers and staff. 
 
This section of our website will give you an insight into the work our governing body do at Lemington Riverside Primary School.
 
To get in touch with our chair of Governors, Robert Wilson, please contact the school on 0191 267 4315 or email admin@lemingtonriverside.newcastle.sch.uk 
 
Our current governing body is:
 
Robert Wilson (Chair of Governors)
Barbara Moorhead (Vice Chair of Governors)
 
Margaret Shipley (Co-Opted Governor)
Father Neil Heslop (Co-Opted Governor)
Colum Donaghy (Co-Opted Governor)
 
Liz Langfield (Foundation Trust Governor)
Neville Wood (Foundation Trust Governor)
 
Christopher Murphy (Elected Staff Governor)
 
Julie Foggin (Elected Parent Governor)
Deborah Gibson (Elected Parent Governor)
There is one vacancy for a parent governor at present.