Termly agenda templates for governing board meetings

Use our termly agenda templates to ensure that your full governing board meetings cover key termly items and tasks. Each template includes suggested agenda items for maintained schools and academies.

Last reviewed on 31 March 2022
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Download our termly agenda templates


Download: autumn model agenda DOCX, 518.6 KB


Download: spring model agenda DOCX, 527.9 KB


Download: summer model agenda DOCX, 528.7 KB

How to use the templates

The suggested agenda items in these templates are aimed at governing boards in maintained schools and academies, but you'll need to adapt them depending on your own context.

This isn't an exhaustive list of agenda items. Don't forget to check with your local authority or academy trust to see if there are any specific items that must be included.

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