The Hutchins School Board is governed by the Christ College Act 1926 and is responsible for the Governance of the School.
The School Board consists of nine members: the Bishop as Visitor, three members appointed by the Visitor, five members by The Hutchins School Old Boys' Association and one by the Christ College Trust. The current Chairman is Mr David Morris.
The Headmaster is appointed by the School Board and is responsible for the activities and operations of the School and the co-ordination of the School Board's activities as requested by the Chairman. The Headmaster is a member of the School Board and attends all meetings of the School Board and of its subcommittees, however, the Headmaster does not have voting rights.
The Hutchins School Board is supported in its work by three committees composed of members of the Board. The committees are Finance, Risk and Audit; Property and Development; and Policy and Planning.