Governing Board

Featherstone Nursery School is a local authority maintained setting and is ultimately accountable to the Governors and the local authority, Birmingham City Council.

The nursery is governed by the Governing Board which meets six times a year, once every half term.

If you would like to know more about our school governors, or are interested in joining the governing body, please contact the school office on 0121 675 3408
We currently have a vacancy for one co-opted governor

Governors Equality Statement

As governors we will promote equality of access and opportunity, positive attitudes and good relationships between people with different backgrounds, genders, cultures, faiths, abilities and ethnic origins. Equality runs through everything that happens at our school. As part of this, governors will ensure that all our discussions, initiatives, policies and decisions promote equality of opportunity and oppose all forms of discrimination, including the protected characteristics of:

  • Age
  • Disability
  • Gender
  • Race & Nationality
  • Religion or belief
  • Pregnancy
  • Marriage
  • Gender Identity
  • Sexual orientation


Governing Board Minutes

If you would like to see copies of the non-confidential parts of our governor minutes please ask at the school office.


Governing Bodies are expected to play three key roles

  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent
  • Holding the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils
  • Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction