Open Day

We are holding open days on Monday 21st October & Wednesday 6th November

We warmly invite you to come along, meet the staff and experience our excellent provision.

Please call Linzi on 0151 539 0300 to arrange a visit.

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The Governing Body of Matthew Arnold Primary School

 Welcome to our Governors page.


We hope to inform you of our responsibilities in ensuring the continued success of the school.


Our main responsibilities are:

  • Making sure that all children attending the school are happy, healthy and enjoy their learning experience whilst here at the school
  • Making sure the National Curriculum is provided
  • Help to establish the aims and policies of the school
  • Appointing, developing and supporting staff
  • Acting as a link between the local community and the school
  • Help support the Headteacher in their role, act as a critical friend and make decisions about the school


Co-opted Governors                        

Mrs J Doran  

Ms S Williams  - (Chair)

Mr W Reid - (Vice Chair)

Ms B Williams

Mr K Wrigley


LEA Representative 

Mr A Brougham   


Staff Governors

Mr T Byrne -  Headteacher                  

Mrs K Carter    


Parent Governors

Mrs S Adams - (Also a Governor at Belvedere Academy)           

Ms J McGee


Clerk to Governing Body

Mr D Cadwallader


  • Dates for all meetings for this academic year can be found below.
  • An attendance record at each governing body and committee meeting over the last academic year can be found by clicking Attendance-Strategy and Performance Committee
  • Governor's Attendance-Business and Resources Committee