Local Governing Body

Whalley Range 11-18 High School’s Local Governing Body (LGB) is represented by numerous members of the community. Governors are an important part of our school community and provide essential critical support.

They are responsible for raising standards through guidance and provide strategic direction. Governors are an important part of our school community, and provide essential critical support to the school.


Local Governing Body

All positions appointed by the Board of Trustees.

Name Title Governor Type Appointed Office Ends Business and Pecuniary Interests
Majella Dalton-Bartley Chair of Governors Community 01/08/18 31/07/22 Employed at Manchester Metropolitan University working in teacher training
Michael Chidley Vice Chair Community 01/08/18 31/07/22 Partner is Chair of Flixton Girls School and on HLT Board
Elizabeth Hole Academy Headteacher
Andrew Mullen Community 01/08/18 31/07/22
Darren Micklewright Parent 01/08/18 31/07/22 Teacher at Wilbraham Primary School
Naseer Ahmad Parent 14/01/16 13/01/20
Hannah Black Staff (teaching) 13/02/17 12/02/21
Elaine Ferneley Community 23/03/17 22/03/21 Employee of the University of Manchester
Rose Choudhury Parent 20/09/18 19/09/22
Mehreen Qazi Parent 20/09/18 19/09/22
Andleeb Sajjad Community 20/09/18 19/09/22

Governing Body Committees and Chair

Meeting Type Key/Reference Chair of Meeting
Local Governing Body LGB Majella Dalton-Bartley
Curriculum and Standards C&S Majella Dalton-Bartley
Wellbeing WB Darren Mickelwright

Governors’ Attendance at Meetings (2016/17)

Governor LGB Meetings F&R Meetings C&S Meetings WB Meetings
 Mike Chidley  5/5  4/4  4/5  N/A
 Elizabeth Hole  5/5  4/4  5/5  2/2
 Andrew Mullen  4/5  4/4  N/A  N/A
 Hazel Remeika  5/5  N/A  N/A  N/A
 Justin Eagleton  0/5  N/A  N/A  N/A
 Elaine Morrison  3/5  N/A  N/A  2/2
 Darren Micklewright  4/5  N/A  4/5  3/3
 Richard Masztalerz  4/5  2/4  2/5  1/3
 Andrew Fender  0/1  N/A  N/A  N/A
 Majella Dalton-Bartley  4/5  N/A  4/5  N/A
 Naseer Ahmad  4/5  N/A  N/A  1/3
 Elaine Ferneley  2/2  N/A  N/A  N/A
 Hannah Black  2/2  N/A  N/A  N/A

Contact the Chair of Governors

If parents / carers wish to contact school governors, please route any enquiry or written correspondence (addressed private and confidential) to Mrs M. Dalton-Bartley, Chair of Governors, via school. Alternatively, email Mrs S. Mellor, Headteacher’s PA: smellor@wrhs1118.co.uk

Quality Marks, Awards & Affiliations

We strive for excellence and are very proud of our achievements and affiliations.

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SSAT Effective Learning Behaviour logo SSAT Climate for Learning logo Cyber Essentials Certificate logo Manchester United Foundation logo The Duke of Edinburgh logo The Cultural Diversity Standards logo The Schools Co-operative Society logo School Achievement Award logo Sport England logo Leading Edge Partnership Programme logo The Quality in Careers Standard logo Healthy Schools Manchester logo Whalley Range Sixth Form logo Education and Leadership Trust logo