Governor discussion and news

Abbots Bromley School Whistleblowing
Governors Woodard Corporation


Blowing the whistle is more formally known as ‘making a disclosure in the public interest’. It is important you can do so knowing that you are protected from losing your job and/ or being victimised as a result of what you have uncovered and made public. We are wishing to hear from Staff, Governors and Read More…

Pauline Norvall Abbots Bromley School

Request to Pauline Norvall Chair of Governors.

Update on request 28.07.2019 To date no information has been forthcoming, this request has been received and read by Pauline, Heather and Simon James and they are all actively choosing to ignore the requests for the meeting minutes. × Dismiss alert Back in February, the school governing body made the decision to close the school, Read More…

Simon James Governor
Closure Announcement Governors

Simon James Governor Profile

Simon James LLB (Hons) – Consultant Solicitor Simon James was educated at Smallwood Manor and Denstone College before reading law at Hull University. He is now a consultant solicitor and works for Ansons Solicitors based in Lichfield. Simon James in his role at Anson’s solicitors in Lichfield is responsible for agriculture and rural affairs and Read More…

Closure Announcement Governors School Future Woodard Corporation

Send your complaint to Woodard and the governors

With the news that Woodard has now been approached with 3 new investment offers, we are urging all parents to contact the governors and the school governing body and if we all message them we expect a response from them. Will the Governing body and Woodard continue to support the school we are simple in Read More…

Abbots Bromley School
Closure Announcement Governors Woodard Corporation

School Closure Breach of contract

As parents, we all have contracts with Abbots Bromley School which have termination clauses. The announcements regarding the closure of the school, whilst devasting, have no direct bearing on our contracts, and indeed the closure of the school of itself would not preclude them from fulfilling these contracts for our children. At this point, I Read More…

Richard Morse OPUS
Governors Woodard Corporation

Woodard Corporation

Abbots Bromley school is run by the Woodard Corporation and one thing we all know in life is that organisations such as the Woodard Corporation do not like actions being highlighted. That is why I feel we should ensure that when prospective parents of other schools by the Woodard Corporation are searching for schools they Read More…

Woodard Schools
Governors Woodard Corporation

The Guilt and Pain of parenting and positivity

Lets address the elephant in the room over the past few months we have all heard the key phrases. Positivity, calm,Don’t Panic There have been times when I have struggled to remain positive, and as the end of term closes in calm I am not and with each day that passes panic increases. Recently one Read More…

Simon James Governor
Governors Woodard Corporation

Open Letter to the Governors and Woodard

** Open letter to the Governing Body** As a parent I would first like to place on record the support and love held for Abbots Bromley School,a place my daughter has made memories,made friends and grown in confidence and self belief and that’s due to the excellent leadership of Mr Udy and his staff all Read More…

Abbots Bromley School Closure
Closure Announcement Governors School Future Woodard Corporation

Schools are not about corporations. It’s about the community.

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. – Henry Ford (Ford Motor Company) As parents arrived at Abbots Bromley School this evening we were greeted with the unexpected surprise of the meeting venue being moved to the beautiful chapel of St Anne. The meeting venue was befitting to the Read More…