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Parent Local Governor Elections 2020 Featured

Alexandra Park School currently has a vacancy for an elected Parent Local Governor to serve on the Local Governors’ Advisory Group for a period of 2 years. The opportunity to be elected as a Parent Local Governor is open to any parent, all you need is to be willing to give time and commitment to the school.

We welcome all those who are eligible to stand in the elections. We want to reflect the full diversity of our local community and would particularly encourage those from different ethnic backgrounds to apply.

Parents who would like to stand as a candidate for election may obtain Parent Local Governor nomination forms (you may also ask you child to collect a form for you) from the Alexandra Park School office. If there are two or more nominees for the role, an online ballot will be held in Feb-March 2020 in accordance with the below timeline. Parents will be notified in the event of an election.

Detailed information on eligibility, nomination and the election process was sent to parents via letter in February 2020. If you have not received this letter please contact the school office. Further information on the role of Local Governor can be found on the governance page of the school website.

Timeline

  • Nominations close midday Monday 24th Feb 2020 
  • Online voting opens midday Thursday 27th Feb 2020
  • Online voting closes midday Monday 2nd March 2020
  • Election results published Friday 6th March 2020