Governing Body

St Osmund’s CE Middle School is now part of the Wessex Multi Academy Trust (MAT). The link below takes you to the Thomas Hardye School Governors page. We are now known as a Local Governing Body.
Local Governing Body for St Osmund’s School
Mrs Emily White

Chair of Governors

Foundation Governors    
Emily White 01.03.2020 - 28.02.2024 Chair of Governors, Finance Link
Lesley Bainbridge 01.03.2020 - 28.02.2024 Vice Chair of Governors
Moira Farley 01.03.2020 - 28.02.2024 Vice Chair Of Governors, H&S Link
Jon Nugent 01.03.2020 - 28.02.2024  
Julia Benson* 01.03.2020 - 28.02.2024 Pupil Premium Link
Lesley Richardson 15.09.2020 - 14.09.2024  
Parent Governors    
Nicola Fowler 21.05.2018 - 20.05.2022 Safeguarding Link
Louise Balaam* 10.06.2020 – 09.06.2024  
Co-Opted Governors    
Chloe Carter-Miles* 15.01.2020 - 14.01.2024 SEND Link
Staff Governors    
Ali Mitchell 15.10.2020 - 14.10.2024  
Saira Sawtell    
Declarations of Business Interests 2020 - 2021  
Lesley Bainbridge Foundation Governor,       SEN Governor Portesham (Dorset) Village Hall Trustee
Saira Sawtell Head Teacher, Ex Officio Bus Shelter Dorset & Home and Garden
Jon Nugent  Foundation Governor No Interests
Moira Farley  Foundation Governor No Interests
Julia Benson  Foundation Governor No Interests
Nicola Fowler  Parent Governor Employed by DCC
Emily White Foundation Governor No Interests
Chloe Carter-Miles Foundation Governor Employed by DLC
Ali Mitchell Staff Governor No Interests
Louise Balaam Parent Governor No Interests
Lesley Richardson Foundation Governor DFE - Senior Comms Manager
Amanda Osborn    
*Parents of pupil at St Osmund's  Updated: February 2021  
Attendance 2020-2021
    FGB Attendance 2020-21   
    FGB Attended Out of a Possible
Louise  Balaam 6 6
Lesley Bainbridge 6 6
Julia Benson 6 6
Chloe Carter-Miles 6 6
Moira Farley 5 6
Nicola Fowler 6 6
Ali  Michell 3 4
Jon Nugent 4 6
Lesley  Richardson 4 6
Emily White 6 6
Saira Sawtell 5 6
Attendance for 2019 – 2020
There are two excel documents below, detailing before and after joining the Wessex MAT
If you would like to see any other attendance statistics for the previous  3 years please contact the clerk in the school office via