TERMS OF REFERENCE (TOR) FOR THE CURRICULUM COMMITTEEE (CC)
The Committee shall consist of not less than six Governors including the Headteacher and members of management staff nominated by the Headteacher and approved by the FGB. The committee shall have the power to co-opt non-voting members. The Clerk shall also be in attendance.
All other Governors and are welcome to attend the FRC as well as any other staff invited by the Headteacher
The quorum shall be four Governors including the Head Teacher but with a majority of Foundation Governors.
The Committee shall meet at least once each term consistent with the Meeting Schedule.
At the first meeting every academic year a Chair shall be elected.
Minutes and action points shall be taken by the Clerk and submitted within seven days to the Committee Chair for review. Minutes will be ratified at the next following FGB.
TERMS OF REFERENCE
To ensure that the Catholicity of the school is maintained.
To provide decisions and guidance in matters relating to the Curriculum and to monitor the progress and achievements of the students
To ensure the National Curriculum is delivered.
To examine, with the assistance of the Headteacher and the relevant staff the workings of each department and in turn to identify those elements that make a good department.
To ensure that there is a consistent correlation between the results achieved at Key Stage 4 examinations and to report on any apparent anomalies or discrepancies to the Governing Body.
To examine with the assistance of the Head Teacher and other appropriate staff the Departmental Reviews and identify those elements that strive towards departmental excellence.
The agenda items identified by the SG shall be the basis of each Meeting. The agenda and supporting papers should be sent electronically to Governors 7 days prior to the Meeting.