English Martyrs Catholic Primary School
English Martyrs Catholic Primary School


A School Improvement Board (SIB) is in place as the Local Governing Body (LGB) for this school. The SIB is in place to provide effective local governance of the school, secure the rapid improvements required, and enable a new LGB to be reconstituted at the earliest possible opportunity.

The SIB is comprised of five (5) people appointed on a short-term basis to support the school in securing rapid and sustainable improvement.

The Headteacher/Executive Headteacher is also an ex-officio member of the SIB for the duration they are in post. The Chair of the SIB will be appointed on an annual basis by the members of the SIB present at the first meeting. It is anticipated that the SIB will be in place for a period of twelve (12) months from March 2023, with a new Local Governing Body reconstituted and in place in March 2024.

School Improvement Board Members

The members of the SIB at English Martyrs are as follows:

NameTerm of Office StartTerm of Office End
Nichola Damms (Ex-Officio member)1/3/202328/2/2024
Tony Quinn1/3/202328/2/2024
Laura Cole1/3/202328/2/2024
Andy McConville1/3/202328/2/2024
Andreea Balan1/3/202328/2/2024
Luke Payton (Chair)1/3/202328/2/2024

The clerk to the School Improvement Board is Lisa Boffey who can be contacted via the school office.