Schools forum and other consultative groups

To influence how the schools funding formula is developed, if you are a headteacher, governor or have another direct interest, you can contact your:

Future meeting dates and recent Surrey schools forum agendas, minutes and decisions made can be found below. All meetings of the schools forum are open to the public, however, as accommodation is limited it would be helpful if those wishing to attend could advise us in advance (see contact details on meeting agendas).

The Surrey schools forum


Constitution of the Surrey Schools Forum (PDF)

Primary representativesSchool Email address
Kate Keane (Head) Ewell Grove Infant and Nursery School
Susan Chrysanthou (Head) Furzefield Primary
Claire Mcconnell Bisley C of E Primary
Katie Aldred (Head) Bagshot Infant School
Geoffrey Hackett (Governor) Burpham Primary School
Eric Peacock (Governor) Thorpe C of E Infant School
Secondary representativesSchool Email address
Vacant vacant vacant
Fred Greaves (Governor) Oakwood
Special representativeSchool Email address
Justin Price (Head) Freemantles School
Lisa Kent (Governor)

Federation of Manor Mead and Walton Leigh schools
Nursery representativeSchool Email address
Donna Harwood Duffy Dorking Nursery
Pupil referral unit representativeSchool Email address
David Euridge (Executive Head) Reigate Valley College, Wey Valley College and The Fordway Centre

Academy representativesSchool Email address
Rhona Barnfield Howard of Effingham Rhona.
Andrew Carter South Farnham
Kerry Oakley The Warwick School
Matthew Armstrong-Harris Rodborough School
Kate Carriett George Abbot School
Ruth Murton Thamesmead School
Elaine CooperThe Horsell Village
Joanna HastingsOttershaw C Of E Infant
Nicky Mann Wallace Fields Infant School
Tim Stokes Carwarden House School
Gavin DuttonPirbright Village Primary
Paul KinderWarlingham School
Non school representativesPhase Email address
Sian Bath Early Years (private, voluntary, independent sector)
Jonathan Gambier Guildford Diocese
Tamsin Honeybourne Teacher Union reps on Education Joint Committee
Nick Trier Teacher Union reps on Education Joint Committee
Andrea Collings SEN (Family Voice)
Christine Ricketts Brooklands College(post 16 provider rep)
Joe Dunne Surrey A & B Catholic Schools

Surrey Schools Forum future meeting dates

  • Friday 14 May 2021
  • Thursday 8 July 2021
  • Thursday 7 October 2021
  • Tuesday 7 December 2021

In current circumstances we anticipate that meetings will be held virtually for the remainder of the current financial year, starting at 1pm unless otherwise indicated.

Surrey school forum meeting agendas, papers, minutes and decisions

Previous schools forum meeting minutes are available from David Green, Woodhatch Place, Cockshot Hill, Reigate, Surrey RH2 8EF or email:

Schools phase councils

The schools phase councils is another body that considers potential changes to the funding formula. Make representations to your relevant primary, secondary or special phase council contacts.

Special phaseNameTelephone/fax


Cindy O'Sullivan


Gosden House School

Tel: 01483 892008

Fax: 01483 894057

Vice Chair

To be advised To be advised
Primary phaseNameTelephone/fax

Kate Keane


Ewell Grove Infant School

Tel: 020 8393 4393

Fax: 020 8786 8773

Vice Chair

Mary Ellen McCarthy

Saxon School

Tel: 01932 563035

Fax:01932 566830

Secondary phaseNameTelephone/fax

Mr Ben Bartlett


Hinchley Wood School and Sixth Form Centre

Tel: 020 8398 7161

Fax: 020 8339 3908

Vice Chair

Ros Allen


Rosebery School

Tel: 01372 720439

Fax: 01372 749219

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