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Governance

Governance Arrangements Ryhope Infant School Academy

Chair: Ms Suzanne Brown
Headteacher: Mrs T Allen
Vice Chair: Mrs Holly Hays

Ryhope Infant School converted to Academy status on 1st September 2014

Our formal details of incorporation are:

Ryhope Infant School Academy on 5th August 2014 incorporated under the Companies Act as a private company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales.

Company Number: 9161532

Registered address: Shaftesbury Avenue, Ryhope, Sunderland. SR2 0RT.

The Governing Body of Ryhope Infant School Academy meets termly and is responsible for setting the strategic framework of the school and monitoring its implementation. It acts as a ‘critical friend’ by holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils. The Governing Body also oversees the finances of the school; making sure money is well spent. 

Governance Documents

Governing Body membership List

Scheme of Delegation

Structure of Governing Body

Governors Register of Interests

Articles of Association

Funding Agreement 1st September 2014

Deed to Variation relating to Funding Agreement dated 1st September 2014

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Return to School Information

To enable the safe return of children on Wednesday 2nd September 2020, a number of changes to the school day have been implemented.  Please refer to the Parents> Letters Home page for specific information relating to individual year groups:  https://www.ryhopeinfantschool.org.uk/lettershome/