Cardwell Primary School

LEARNING FOR LIFE.

Mutual Respect, Resilience,
Ambition; Compassion and Community

 Meet The Governors 

As of Monday 9th October 2023, we joined Henwick and Eglinton Primary School to form Ambition Federation. This page will be updated shortly with the new governor information for the federation. 

 

Annual Governance Statement 2020 - 2021

Governance Strategic Plan 2023 - 2024

Virtual Governance Attendance Policy Autumn 2023 - 2024 

 

 

Name:

John Frankis

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Co-Chair of Governor Co-opted Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Governing Body of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Details Of Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School Including Spouses, Partners And Relatives:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Carol  Smith

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Co-Chair of Governor Co-opted Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Governing Body of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

Yes

(Carol is a relative to a staff member within the Federation of Schools & within the Ambition Governing board.)

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Name:

Gillian Lakareber

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Vice Chair of Governor

Co-opted Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Governing Body of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Mrinmoy Borooah

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Co-opted Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Governing Body of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Michael Cohen

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Co-opted Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Governing Body of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

Yes

(Michael is a relative to a staff member within the Federation of Schools.)

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Rebecca  Cox

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Co-opted Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Governing Body of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

1/8

  

Name:

Nina Hotchkis

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Co-opted Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Governing Body of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

1/8

 

Name:

Peter Smith

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Co-opted Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Governing Body of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

Yes

(Peter is a relative to a staff member within the Federation of Schools & within the Ambition Governing board.)

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Lisa Lazell

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Staff Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Staff of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Mandy Butler

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Staff Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Staff of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

Yes

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

Yes

(Mandy is a relative to a staff member within the Federation of Schools.)

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Rob Dunbabin

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Associate Member

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Staff of The Ambition Federation

(Head of School - Cardwell Primary School)

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Claire Lotriet

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Associate Member

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Staff of The Ambition Federation

(Head of School - Henwick Primary School)

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Emma Jarrett-Shorter

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Associate Member

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Staff of The Ambition Federation

(Head of School - Eglinton Primary School)

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

James Hickman

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Parent Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parent, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Parent of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

Yes

(James is a parent to a student within the Federation of Schools.

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

1/8

  

Name:

Harvey McEnroe

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Parent Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Parent of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

Yes

(Harvey is a parent to a student within the Federation of Schools.)

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

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Name:

Kate Bingham

Category Of Governors E.G. Staff, Parent, Headteacher, Education Commission, Local Authority, Co-Opted Or Associate:

Local Authority Governor

Appointing Or Electing Body E.G. Staff, Parents, Local Authority, Governing Body:

Local Authority of The Ambition Federation

Term From:

09 October 2023

Term To:

08 October 2027

Additional Information:

Committees Responsibilities:

Governing Body Of The Ambition Federation

Relevant Business Interests:

No

Other Education Establishments Governed:

No

Any Relationships Between The Governor And Members Of The School:

No

Attendance Meeting 2023/2024

1/8

 

 

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