The school Governing Board is comprised of Co-opted Governors, staff and elected Parent Governors. Academy status means that our Governors are also Directors of The Quinta Trust. This page introduces the Governors, contains details of the Governing Board Interests, meetings attended during 2018-19, the structure of the Board and minutes of meetings held. One of our long serving Governors retired at the of summer 2018 therefore during 2018-19 the Governing Board will looking to appoint additional Board members to support our growing school.

Should you wish to contact the Chair of Governors this can be done via a letter adressed to The Chair of Governors C/O The Quinta School Ullswater Road Congleton Cheshire CW12 4LX or email

The Members of The Quinta Charitable Trust are:

Mr D Roberts

Mr R Jackson

Miss T S Walklate


Governing Board   September 2019


(Co-opted, Parent, staff)          


Term of



Term of









Named Business

and/or personal

interests with school



member of any




(list below)

Co-opted/Trustee Mr Paul Duffy

 November 2019

November 2023 Governing Board    


Congleton Town Council

Co-opted/Trustee Mrs Sally Holland November 2019 November 2023 Governing Board       Head of School CHS
Co-opted/Trustee Dr Steve Foster November  2017 November  2021 Governing Board


Leadership & Management

(Finance & Building)

Vice Chair

Chair of Finance Committee

Astbury Mere Trust

Trustee Margaret Williamson Memorial Fund

Chair of Congleton Partnership

Staff      Co-opted/Trustee Mrs Claire Norburn November 2019 November 2023 Governing Board     None The Quinta Primary
Member Mr Dean Roberts November  2017 November  2021 Governing Board Leadership & Management (Personnel) Chair Full Governing Board None  
Co-opted/Trustee Mr Andrew Brown September 2017 September 2021

Governing Board

Leadership & Management

(Finance & Building)


Dane Valley Scout Group Trustee

Wife Brownie Leader (use school hall)

                Governor Daven Primary

Mr Daniel Wagg

February   2017 February   2021 Parents

Leadership & Management

(Finance & Building)

Parent/Trustee Ms Tracey Plummer-Knight

February   2017

February 2021

Parents Teaching, Learning & Assessment   None  
Co-opted/Trustee Vacancy              
Staff        Co-opted/Trustee Miss Hayley Findon September 2017

September 2021


Staff Teaching, Learning & Assessment   None The Quinta Primary




Mr Richard Jackson


November 2017



November 2021


Governing Board Finance   None  
Headteacher Mr W Sharpe


September 2019


  Governing Board Leadership & Management (Personnel)Teaching, Learning & Assessment Leadership & Management (Finance & Building)   




Meet the team 

Dean Roberts - Chair of Governors / Member



Tracey Plummer-Knight  - Parnet Governor

Dr Steve Foster - Co-opted Governor Vice Chair




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The Quinta Primary School, Ullswater Road, Congleton, Cheshire CW12 4LX