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Who's Who

Come and meet the staff at our school!


Senior Leadership Team

Executive Principal - Alison Ashcroft


Executive Vice Principal - Kyla Butterworth

Assistant Principal: Behaviour and Culture - Chris Lamming

Assistant Principal: Curriculum -  Andrea Brown

Assistant Principal: Induction and Training - Ben Hyde

Assistant Principal and Inclusion Manager - Lianne Vickers

Key Stage Two Phase Leader- Ed Helliwell

Key Stage One Phase Leader - Emmy Taylor

Early Years Phase Leader - Emma Clements


Office Team

Roza Kozlowska

Joanna Douglas 

Annie Hobbs


Early Years Team

Nursery Teacher Acorn Class teacher: Rea McMordie

Level 3 Practitioner: Hannah Brett 

Learning Support Assistant: Lucy Roberts, Hannah Brett, Vicky Holloway


Reception Teachers: Emma Clements (Hazel Class) and Bella Mills (Cherry Class)

Learning Support Assistants: Angharad Evans, Bethany Scane, Afraa Farhat and Zuzanna Ziman


Key Stage One Team

Year 1 Class Teachers: Samantha Duckett and Natalie Walkden (Beech Class), Claire Middlemore (Maple Class) 

Year 1 Learning Support Assistants: Pamela Dean, Salina Chalise, Elsie Waligo 


Year 2 Class Teachers: Emmy Taylor and Judita Botova (Rowan Class), Charlotte Truscott (Willow Class)

Year 2 Learning Support Assistants: Di Bradley, Kelly Marshall and Margaret Xavier


Key Stage Two Team

Year 3 Class Teachers: Tia Watson (Chestnut Class) and Jo Saunders (Sycamore Class)

Year 3 Learning Support Assistants:  Gemma Smith, Michelle Sagoo and Hayley Gage


Year 4 Class Teachers: Andrea Brown and Chris Lamming (Birch Class) and Ben Little (Elm Class)

Year 4 Learning Support Assistants: Daisy McDonald, James Ashcroft, Lucy Wilson and Tina Bone.


Year 5 Class Teachers:  Louise McMaster (Ash) and Claudia Challis (Alder)

Year 5 Learning Support Assistants: Kate Smith, Nicole Bennett and Michelle Sagoo


Year 6 Class teachers: Ben Hyde  (Oak Class), Ed Helliwell (Cedar Class)

Year 6 Learning Support Assistants: Sally Foster and Becky Fiori


Specialist Music teacher and Forest school leader: Sarah Scrivener

Computing lead and PPA cover: Cara Sullivan

Family Support Worker: Alex Wright

Behaviour Support Learning Mentor: Cathy Venes 


Lunch time supervisors:

All Learning Support Assistants also have a lunch time supervisor role.


Catering Staff: From Edwards and Ward


Breakfast Club staff: Di Bradley, Tina Bone, Cathy Venes


After school club is run by Get Active please see extended hours for more details.


Caretaker: Rafal Kozlowski

Cleaners: From Rapid Commercial Cleaning Services Ltd

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