Longdendale High School is celebrating the dedication and achievement of their highly skilled governing body, which have been recognised through the award of the highly prestigious national Governor Mark.
Headteacher, Andrea Jones said that “As a school we have been supported by a fantastic governing body, who give so freely of their time to support and challenge the school and staff to ensure the highest quality provision and opportunities for all of our students. They have played a key role in securing the continuing improvement and success of Longdendale High School, and we were delighted that they were recently awarded the prestigious ‘Governor Mark Award’ in recognition of the fantastic work they do throughout the year.”
In awarding the Governor Mark, the assessor noted that “This is a highly skilled, reflective governing board where their relentless drive for effective governance, strategic leadership and ensuring positive outcomes for all students is clear”. She added that “Each governor understands their core function and individual role in holding the school to account through commitment, appropriate support, robust challenge and debate.”
These comments and the award reflect the relentless focus and work the governors put in, to support the school and the whole school community would like to thank them for all their time, effort and commitment in paving the way for the future success of Longdendale High School.