Governance

Welcome from the Chair

We became a federated governing body between Wheatley Nursery School and John Watson School in June 2014 The purpose of the governing body is to: Ensure clarity of vision,ethos and strategic direction. Hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils. Oversee the financial performance of the school and …

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Meet the Governors of Wheatley Nursery School & John Watson School

Meet the Governors Stephen Passey, Headteacher (Governor ex-officio) Stephen has worked for the Local Authority since 1989, first teaching in the Primary sector becoming Deputy in 1996. Whilst completing his Masters in Education and National Professional Qualification of Headship he worked in several local special schools. He became headteacher at Bishopswood Special School in 2011 and …

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Core Principles

  “Together we learn”   We believe all children and young people have a right to feel safe and secure. We believe everyone should be valued for who they are and know they have a voice and will be listened to. We believe everyone has a right to be included within the wider community on …

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Early Years Pupil Premium

EARLY YEARS PUPIL PREMIUM                                     For each eligible child the school receives an extra 53 pence per hour and uses it to provide additional support to meet these children’s needs. Last year  we used this funding to contribute towards: 1.Qualified Music Specialist to promote early communication 2.Regular outdoor visits to a local nature reserve – …

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