Come and Meet the Staff at our School!
Headteacher – Mr James Howard
Headteacher of the collaboration and responsible for Leadership, Assessment, Safeguarding and Performance Management.
Designated Senior Person for Child protection:
Deputy Designated Senior Person for Child protection:
Mrs Dean and Mrs Barrett
Designated Governor for Safeguarding:
Year 5/6 Teacher - Mrs Heidi Barrett
Mrs Barrett is the mathematics lead and is supported in the mornings by Mrs Phillips.
Years 3/4 Teacher - Miss Serena Pressman & Mrs Lynda Anderson
Mrs Anderson is an improvement champion and supports school development in other primary schools. She is the class teacher from Monday to Wednesday in the mornings. Miss Pressman (our science and STEM specialist) is the Class Teacher from Wednesday to Friday. They are supported in class by Miss Sophia Andreou who is working towards her teaching qualification.
Year 1/2 – Mr Jaimie Grace
Mr Grace leads on PE, history and geography and is the Class Teacher for Year 1 and 2. He is supported in class by Mrs Sarah Howard, Mrs Maddy Bradshaw and Mrs Vicki Jennings, Mrs Anna Key.
Nursery and Reception – Mrs Katie Dean & Mrs Lynda Anderson
Mrs Dean is the Foundation Stage Leader, SENCo, reading and RE leads and Deputy Head. She teaches Nursery and Reception in the morning. and undertakes her deputy and SENco roles in the afternoons. Mrs Anderson teaches in the EYFS from Monday to Wednesday in the afternoons. They are supported in class by Ms Sarah Wilmot and Mrs Emily Porter.
Educational Support Staff
Learning Support Assistant – Mrs A Rookard
Mrs Rookard works in a range of classes during the day and leads outdoor learning. Mrs Rookard also works in the office.
Learning Support Assistant – Mrs R Phillips
Mrs Phillips works in the Year 5/6 class and teaches cooking.
Learning Support Assistant – Ms S Wilmot
Ms Wilmot works in the Foundation Stage Class, teaches Read, Write Inc and supports in art.
Learning Support Assistant - Ms S. Andreou
Miss Andreou works in Years 3/4 and leads on PSHE and our newly formed school council and children's rights group.
Learning Support Assistant - Mrs Key
Mrs Key works in the Year 1/2 class and is a keen mathematician.
Learning Support Assistant - Mrs Bradshaw
Mrs Bradshaw works in the Year 1/2 class and teaches music.
Art - Mrs Jane Macervoy
Mrs Macervoy, a former head of art at a local secondary school, teaches art to all classes throughout the year.
Science/ STEM - Miss Serena Pressman
Miss Pressman, who works with the University of Hertfordshire and runs courses for other teachers, teaches science and STEM across KS2.
Music - Mrs Bradshaw
Mrs Bradshaw teaches a range of musical genres across the school.
Physical Education - Kitteridge All Sports
Alongside Mr Grace, Aaron and Ross teach PE to KS1 and KS2
Dance - Cressy MacDonald-Williams
Cressy teaches a mixture of dance and cheerleading across the school
Performing Arts - Starlight Stars
Ali Latchford works with us on our performances
Ancillary Support Staff
School Secretaries – Mrs Bonita Parkins and Mrs Alison Rookard
Lunchtime Assistants – Mrs Emily Porter, Mrs Sarah Howard, Miss Sophia Andreou, Mrs Beth Stevens and Mrs Anna Key.
Site Manager - Mrs A Rookard.
School Cook - Carol Irons