Headteacher:  Mrs H. Shaw  NPQH  FCCT

Bursars: Mrs C. Anderson & Mrs A. Robinson

Higham St John's C.E. Primary School

At Higham St John's, we aim to forge a close relationship between school and home so that children may achieve their maximum potential.  We strongly encourage parents and carers to work with us to develop your child's learning and seek to address any problems at the earliest opportunity.

Governing Body


Our Governing Body form two committees to monitor the effectiveness of the school.   These are 'Curriculum' and 'Finance & Resources'.  Both these committees report to the Full Governing Body, who meet each term.


Our Current Governing Body (Autumn Term 2017)


Parent Governors
Mr Robert Waring
Mrs Samantha Green


Diocesan Representatives
Mr John Loads (Vice Chair)
Mrs Catherine Jackson

Co-opted Members
Mr Norman Stott   (Chairman)

Mrs Kristie Collinge


Local Authority Governor

Miss Sarah Foden


School Staff
Mrs Helen Shaw (Headteacher)
Mr Steven Ingham  (Teacher Representative)


You can contact our Governing Body via email with any Governor related queries at governors@higham.lancs.sch.uk    Please note that this is for general queries relating to the Governing Body.   Any issues surrounding individual children, staff or the day-to-day running of the school should go via the class teachers / Headteacher in the first instance


Governors' Register of Interests, Attendance & Committees

Our Staff


Headteacher:
Mrs H Shaw

Deputy Headteacher:
Mr S. Ingham                  Class 5 (Yr 5/6)


Assistant Headteacher:​

Mrs K. Spence                Class 2 (Yr 1/2)

Teaching Staff: 
Mrs A. Cockett                Class 1 (Yr R/1)   Wednesday - Friday

Miss H. Flynn                  Class 1 (Yr R/1)   Monday - Wednesday
Miss S. Kardasz              Class 3 (Yr 3/4)

Mrs K. Fox                       Class 4 (Yr 4/5)
Mrs R. Farrington           SENCo

Teaching Assistants:
Mrs E. Booth
Mrs E. Gregory                
Mrs J. Jones  
Miss K. Shone               
Mrs D. Spark
Mrs S. Wilde

Mrs P. Southcott


1-to-1 Support:

​Mrs J. Atkinson                 

School Administrators:
Mrs A. Robinson
Mrs C. Anderson

Site Supervisor:
Mr. Scott Robinson