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Governing Body

Welcome to our Governors’ section. 

Here you will find information about the Federation Governing Body which is responsible for the governance of Berry Brow Infant and Nursery School and Newsome Junior School.


If you wish to contact the Chair of Governors, Claire McCartney, she can be emailed on or


Our Federation Governing Body has adopted the NGA Code of Conduct 2023. A copy is here for your information.


If you are interested in becoming a Governor at our school please speak to the school office or contact the Kirklees Governing Bodies on 01484 221000.

Federation Governing Body Minutes will appear here when they have been approved. Paper copies are available in either school in the federation.

2022 - 2023 Federation Governing Body Approved Minutes