School Stakeholder Group:

The School Stakeholder Group normally meet once a term to receive reports from the Headteacher on the life and work of the school. Members of staff also report to the SSG at the termly meetings, and this usually takes the form of an in-depth look at some of the aspects of the whole school curriculum.

Dorchester Primary School Stakeholder Group:

Stakeholders Role
Anita Hoy Community
Dorothy Sainty Community
Deborah Leck Community 
Stuart Mills Headteacher
Jessica Gibson Staff 
Lisa Bell Clerk to the School Stakeholder Group
Nicola Van der Walt Deputy Head (Observer)

Further information:

Some of our main responsibilities:

  • We work with the Head Teacher and Senior Leadership Team to determine the overall direction of the school

  • We oversee the budget

  • We help recruit staff

  • We monitor how well the school is doing

  • We advise on school policies and procedures

'At Dorchester, things are always fair'...

Pupil's comments

'We get the opportunity to make new friends'...

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'Everyone is friendly and it’s a happy place'...

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'We love dinner times – the dinner ladies make lovely food'...

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'We like the teachers because they are really kind, smart, fair and helpful. They inspire us every day'...

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'Every single person in the school is really friendly'...

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'We learn something new every day and it’s really exciting and fun'...

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'I like it when Mr Mills comes and says “Hello” '...

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'Teachers make lessons fun'...

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'I like how the teachers are very nice. Dorchester is special to me'...

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'I like it when we are learning new things'...

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