Elland C of E Junior, Infant & Nursery School (VA)

May God give us the courage to try, the will to succeed and hope without limits

Westgate, Elland, West Yorkshire, HX5 0BB



Governing Body

Governors' Vision

Our vision is for Elland Church of England School to be an exceptional school with wide-ranging opportunities for all. We provide a consistently challenging and stimulating learning environment that engages and develops our children through the collaborative design of their own learning.

We commit to recruit, develop and retain staff of the highest calibre who, through their continuous drive for improvement and innovation, create an enriching and supportive environment. Every individual in our community is valued and all success is celebrated.

Children are encouraged to develop Christian and moral values, confidence and resilience to make a difference to lives in the local community and beyond.

The Main Governing Body consists of:

  • 7 Foundation Governors (1 ex-officio)

  • The Headteacher

  • 1 Staff Governor

  • 2 Parent Governors

  • 1 Local Authority Governor

  • Associated Governors may be elected but are without voting rights

The Chair is Mrs Helen Langley

Vice Chair – Mrs Lynn Lynch

Governor Attendance 2022-23