Babraham Governing Body

The Governing Body of Babraham CofE (VC) Primary School has the following core functions:


Establishing the strategic direction by:

Setting the vision, values, and objectives for the school

Agreeing the school improvement strategy with priorities and targets

Meeting statutory duties


Ensuring accountability by:

Appointing the Headteacher

Monitoring progress towards targets

Performance managing the Headteacher

Engaging with stakeholders

Contributing to school self-evaluation


Ensuring financial probity by:

Setting the budget

Monitoring spending against the budget

Ensuring value for money is obtained

Ensuring risks to the organisation are managed