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14/06/18

Retweeted From Outdoor Learning

Thanks to for a fantastic session about honey extraction (including tasting) https://t.co/04tlmQFqgi

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04/06/18

Retweeted From Outdoor Learning

Good luck to the four year 6 children taking their junior beekeeping certificate exam today

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30/05/18

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All 5 survived an attack by a great spotted woodpecker (one dead in there for a few days) Great photo Miss Alphonso. https://t.co/Q2sqiWDG2J

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25/05/18

Retweeted From Computing At School

It is estimated that by 2025 90% of jobs will require digital skills! Younger generations need to master the basic tech skills that will be needed and is a great place to start! Book your free workshop for your school today! https://t.co/z2vvHUskwq

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23/05/18

Thank you to everyone who came to our E-safety workshops. We hope they were helpful and informative. Unable to attend? Please see our website (https://t.co/iGJtKgRfn1) for help and advice, follow us on Twitter for regular tweets and visit https://t.co/mfODnCFPzZ. https://t.co/kaucyqd7Dd

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22/05/18

How prescient with our E-safety Parent and Carer workshops today! Thank you to all those who came to our 2pm - 3pm session. We are looking forward to seeing everyone from 7pm - 8pm in the RCM Hall. https://t.co/urfHk9qqBu

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22/05/18

Retweeted From Schools Week

DfE sets up ‘online safety working group’ to advise schools https://t.co/Z7WXW95r8b

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21/05/18

Retweeted From John Williams

A wonderful concert this evening. Very proud of the staff and children

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21/05/18

Retweeted From Mr K Reardon

Choir ready for https://t.co/cXcmBaohXv

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21/05/18

Only 1 day left to sign up for our Parent and Carer E-safety workshop led by . These are at 2pm - 3pm in the main hall or 7pm - 8pm in the RCM hall. Letters are available from the office or Parentmail. We hope you to see there! https://t.co/2PCmx9LJjm

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21/05/18

Retweeted From BCS Policy

The Government has published its response to its consultation this morning. It draws heavily on 's survey of school children through the network. Read the Govt's response here: https://t.co/ui1dBbQktx

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17/05/18

Retweeted From John Williams

Very proud of all the year 6 children They have been fabulous all year and have taken this week’s SATs in their stride.

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16/05/18

Retweeted From UK Safer Internet

77% of young people said that they want their parents and carers to support them online. See our top tips for parents on how to keep your children safe online. https://t.co/hkmLCuYs4p https://t.co/k37aG3DEnW

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16/05/18

We are delighted that we have achieved the Certificate of Progress from , which shows recognition of our commitment to developing Online Safety. Why not join us next Tuesday for our E-safety Parent and Carer workshop, 2pm-3pm or 7pm-8pm? https://t.co/XEkwNuZdsP

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15/05/18

Puzzled by parental controls or would like to know more about gaming? We know it can be challenging to keep up to speed with what children and young people do online. Our Parent and Carer E-safety workshop is in 1 week. Get a letter from the office/ParentMail to book. https://t.co/2PCmx9LJjm

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10/05/18

There are still places left on our E-safety workshops on Tuesday 22nd of May. They are at either 2pm - 3pm or 7pm - 8pm and will be hosted by . More information and letters are available from the school office and are being sent out via Parentmail. https://t.co/2PCmx9LJjm

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09/05/18

Retweeted From Hello World Magazine

The NEW Issue of and 's Hello World is live! Packed with news, reviews, features, projects, lesson plans, and much more. Get your FREE subscription delivered to your inbox or doorstep: https://t.co/FsHm9rbyGa https://t.co/jSu0d1H8Lj

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08/05/18

Retweeted From Hello World Magazine

Excited to announce that the main theme for Issue 5 of and Hello World magazine is ENGINEERING and will be published on Tuesday 8th May. Get a free subscription today and get the new edition delivered to your inbox or doorstep: https://t.co/FsHm9rbyGa https://t.co/FLF5R5vCqF

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05/05/18

Retweeted From Outdoor Learning

"This was the best forest school ever." EYFS fire lighting with a flint and steal. https://t.co/H7Vp0hDYvn

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04/05/18

Retweeted From NSPCC Press Office

The and have launched new advice for parents amid concerns over a game function that automatically allows users to speak to other players through voice and text chat functions https://t.co/DFZFdhw4GR

Who We Are

Stuart Wilson - Chair

SWStuart joined the governing board in March 2016 and has a child in year 2 and Reception.  He is Commercial Director for a British manufacturing company and hopes to share his business experience and skills with the leadership team of Whyteleafe school..  Being his first post as a Governor, Stuart is keen in developing his knowledge of the educational system through regular visits and training so as to appreciate the challenges faced and hopefully provide advice and guidance so that all pupils can achieve their best.

Mark Beach - Vice Chair

MBMark joined as a governor in March 2017. He has one child at the school in year 2. Mark works for a consultancy firm in the City of London and is keen to merge the skills learned in the corporate world with the governing body to support and challenge the leadership team to provide the best education for all children attending the school.  As Mark's first post as a governor, he is keen to understand the education system to effectively offer guidance for improvement.

Rev Timothy Goode BA Hons (Music), BA Hons (Theology) PGCE

TGRev Timothy Goode has been a governor since 2013 and the governor responsible for ensuring the delivery of SEN provision throughout the school since 2014. He is also a governor at St Peter and St Paul's C of E Infant School in Chaldon. He is the Vicar of St Luke's Whyteleafe and St Peter and St Paul's Chaldon and the Southwark Diocese Disability Advisor.  Before he was ordained in 2009 he was a full time teacher. He was a music classroom teacher at St Philomena's Comprehensive School in Carshalton from 1991-1995 and Director of Music at Homefield Preparatory School from 1995 - 2007.

Carol Everingham

CECarol Everingham joined as a Governor in January 2016.  She is a speech and language therapist and has worked independently and for the local NHS service in a range of educational settings.  She was Head of Therapy at a special school and a member of the Senior Management Team.  She is also a Governor at a dyslexia school and has been a Trustee of a national charity for people with language and communication difficulties.  She was impressed by the high level of educational standards at Whyteleafe School when she visited, and the provision for children with special needs.  She was enthusiastic about being asked to join the Governing Body so that she could share her knowledge and support and promote the school.

John Williams - Head Teacher

JWJohn is the Head Teacher here at Whyteleafe School. He has worked in numerous schools across 4 different local authorities and has been a governor in 4 different schools.

Julie McGowan - School Business Leader

JMJulie has been School Business Leader at Whyteleafe School for 2 years but has worked at Whyteleafe for 10 years.

Tim Rogers - GLF Education Partner

TRTim is the Education Partner for six schools within GLF, including Whyteleafe School. He oversees KS1, Early Years and Childrens' Centres. Formerly a Headteacher of two schools in the primary sector, Tim joined GLF Schools in 2015.

Luke Nicolaou - GLF Central Team

LNLuke is the Director of IT Services for GLF Schools. Luke joined in 2014 and leads the team of IT technicians committed to supporting schools in terms of administration and learning and teaching. 

Jette Wainwright - Clerk to Governors

Jette has been clerk to governors at Whyteleafe for four years, and became a clerk after being a governor at her children’s Junior School.  She was in post for five years, during which time she was Chair of Children & Learning Committee, Link Governor, and Vice Chair of Governors.  She has been a clerk for almost six years and has gradually increased the number of schools she works for to six.  All six are in the primary sector - The Earlswood Federation, Salfords School, Warlingham Village Primary School,  Marden Lodge, and Hillcroft as well as Whyteleafe.  She regularly attends training to ensure that the advice and support she provides to her governing teams is up to date.  Last year she successfully completed the nationally recognised Accredited Clerk qualification. Prior to this Jette was Marketing Co-ordinator in a large actuarial firm.