Newnham Primary
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Newnham Primary School is governed by a Local Governing Body.

Our governors are:

Headteacher - Sol Johnson

DRET Appointed Governor (Chair) - David Huckin

Parent Governor (Vice Chair) - Lynsey Roby

DRET Appointed Governor - James Denney

DRET Appointed Governor - Nick Todd

DRET Appointed Governor - Rev Susan Faulkner

DRET Appointed Governor - Samantha Hall

DRET Appointed Governor - Sam Baker

Parent Governor - Sarah Dolan

Staff Governor - Lizzie Gaffney

Clerk - Teresa Elkin 


Our committees and agreed governor roles are:

Data and Standards:

Lynsey Roby (Chair)

David Huckin

Nick Todd (Vice Chair)

James Denney

Health and Safety Governor: Rev. Sue Faulkner

Parent Voice Governor: Lynsey Roby 

Pupil Premium, Safeguarding, Special Educational Needs and Looked After Children: Nick Todd

Scheme of Delegation

Information about the David Ross Education Trust's scheme of delegation is available here.

Contacting a Governor

To contact a governor, please phone or email the academy directly who will pass on your enquiry to the relevant governor.

Minutes of Local Governing Body meetings

Should you wish to view a copy of the minutes of the Local Governing Body at this academy, please contact the academy directly who will pass on your request to the Clerk who will be able to provide you with an electronic or paper copy of the minutes.

Interested in becoming a Governor at this Academy?

If you’d like to know more about the role of a governor at this academy and are considering joining the Local Governing Body, please contact DRET Governor Services by emailing