DIOCESE OF BLACKBURN
School Number: 11069
INSTRUMENT OF GOVERNMENT: VOLUNTARY AIDED SCHOOL
Recognising its historic foundation, the school will preserve and develop its religious character in accordance with the principles of the Church of England and in partnership with the Church at parish and diocesan level.
The school aims to serve its community by providing an education of the highest quality within the context of Christian belief and practice. It encourages an understanding of the meaning and significance of faith, and promotes Christian values through the experience it offers to all its pupils.
(a) 2 parent governors
(b) 1 local authority governor
(c) 1 staff governor
(d) 1 headteacher
(e) 7 foundation governors
(a) The Diocesan Board of Education for the Diocese of Blackburn appoints foundation governors
(i) 3 on the nomination of the Principal Officiating Minister for the Parish of St Mary and All Saints
(ii) 3 on the nomination of the Parochial Church Council of St Mary and All Saints
(b) If the Principal Officiating Minister (or if there is a vacancy in the office) is unwilling to nominate foundation governors, then the Diocesan Board of Education appoints appropriate governors in consultation with the Archdeacon of the Archdeaconry within which the school is situated.
the Principal Officiating Minister for the Church of St Mary and All Saints
(b) The Archdeacon of the Archdeaconry within which the school is situated shall appoint a foundation governor to act in the place of the ex-officio foundation governor whose governorship derives from the office named in (a) above, in the event that that ex-officio foundation governor is unable or unwilling to act as a foundation governor, or there is a vacancy in the office by virtue of which his governorship exists, or has been removed from office under Regulation 21(1).