The local Governing Body at Alveley is a strong and committed group of people who are very much involved in the running of the school and have a real stake in the education offered to our children.Their support and enthusiasm enhances and strengthens the systems and policies we adhere to as we continue to move forward.

The school governing body is made up of Trust Board appointed governors,staff governors and parent governors.



Alveley Local Governing Body


Geoff Baker (Board Appointed Governor and Chair)


Sarah Godden (Executive Headteacher)


Penny Jenkins (Board Appointed Governor)


Bruce Brown (Board Appointed Governor)


Paul O’Malley (Head of School)


Richard Twigg (Parent Governor)


Neil Dunlop (Parent Governor)


Catherine Coleman (Staff Governor)


The Bridgnorth Area Schools'Trust (BAST)

Alveley Primary School

Castlefields Primary School

St Leonards Primary School

Oldbury Wells Secondary School

BAST was established to develop a supportive and coherent local eduation community for Bridgnorth and the surrounding area. It is a 'Mixed Multi Academy Trust' with both Church and non-Church schools.

The 'Members' of an Academy Trust are the guardians of the governance of the Trust. BAST has 5 'Members' who appoint the majority of the Board of Directors (or Trustees)and hold the Board to account for the effective governance of the Trust.Each of the four schools in the Trust has its own Local Governing Body which is accountable to the Trust Board for ensuring thet their school delivers good quality education.



Members of Bridgnorth Area Schools’ Trust


Ray Gill


Karen Howells


Judy Mondon


David Ravenscroft





Board of Trustees / Directors (September 2018)


Mark Anderson (Member Director)

Geoff Baker (Member Director)

Allen Crawford Thomas (Academy Director)

Donovan Gibbons (Academy Director: Diocese

Sarah  Godden (Executive Headteacher)

Nick Hooper (Member Director)

Vince Jones (Member Director and Vice Chair)

Judy Mondon (Member Director: Diocese and Chair)

Rose Patey (Academy Director: Diocese)





Bridgnorth Area Schools’ Trust: Committee membership 2018/19

Alveley Primary School Local Governing Body -Spring Term 2019 - Committees and Link Resposibilites


Bridgnorth Area Schools’ Trust: Register of Governors’ Business and Pecuniary Interests 2018/2019

Alveley Primary School Local Governing Body

 Scheme of Delegation for Alveley Primary School and BAST

Dates of Meetings of Alveley Local Governing Body 2018

All meetings will be held at 5pm at Alveley Primary School

  • Monday 19th March 2018
  • Monday 25th June 2018
  • Monday 9th July 2018 

Dates of Meetings of Alveley Local Governing Body 2018/19

  • Monday 17th September 2018
  • Monday 26th November 2018
  • Monday 21st january 2019
  • Monday 18th March 2019
  • MOnday 15th July 2019


BAST Supplemental Funding Agreement

BAST Master Funding Agreement

BAST Acadamies Financial Handbook

BAST Final Accounts

BAST Final Articles