Know your school: a checklist

There's so much information to know as a governor that it can be tricky to know where to start. Download our checklist to understand the key information you should know about your school and where to find it.

Last reviewed on 26 January 2024
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  1. Download our checklist

Download our checklist

There are a lot of things to know about your school, but you're not expected to know everything all at once. Use this checklist to identify the key things you should get to grips with.

If you're a new governor, use it to create a firm foundation in your new role.

As an experienced governor, you can use it each year to stay up to date on the changes in your school.

Download: 'know your school' checklist DOCX, 526.2 KB

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