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The Governing Body

The governing body of Olchfa comprises of 20 members and provides guidance on all matters relating to the running of the school. It appoints the Headteacher.

Full Governing Body meetings take place twice per term, with the AGM being the first meeting held in October, shortly after the start of the new academic year. The sub-committee structure is aligned to the Common Inspection Framework, to enable Governors to take a proactive role in contributing to, and challenging school performance. There are termly meetings of the Outcomes, Provision and Leadership committees.

Governors receive presentations from staff on topical issues. Part of their strategic role is to monitor the progress and performance of the school in order to raise standards and achieve excellence.

Chair of Governors: Cllr M Jones
Headteacher: Mr H Davies
Clerk to Governors: Mrs J Platt

Correspondence for the attention of the Chair and Clerk should be forwarded to:

Olchfa School, Gower Road, Sketty, Swansea, SA2 7AB