Come and meet the staff at our wonderful school:
Mrs Capaldi and Mrs Shelton both teach in our Foundation Class. Mrs Shelton works each Tuesday. Mrs Capaldi is with us all week to assist our youngest pupils. They are both assisted by Mrs Cecil and Mrs Cook. Mrs Capaldi is in charge of EYFS, Music and Initial Teaching Students for EYFS in our school. Mrs Shelton is in charge of computing across our school. Mrs Normington also works in our Reception class to support our youngest pupils. She also helps to lead on our Rainbow Room with Mrs Doherty.
Miss Darvill teaches Year 1. She is supported through the day by Mrs Lee and Mrs Gallagher. Miss Darvill has responsibilility for the Year 1 phonic testing.
Mrs Gledhill teaches our Year 2 class. She leads Art and Design/Technology in school. She is helped each day by Mrs Johnson.
Miss Doherty teaches our Year 3 class. She is helped by Mrs Hennigan.
Miss Peacey teaches our Year 4 class ably assisted by Mrs Caley. She leads our Maths and MFL in school.
Mrs Barton teaches Year 5. She is helped by Mrs Clark. Mrs Barton is our English leader and also leads our ITT for the Teaching School Alliance, with a particular focus on training our primary trainees.
Miss Nicholson is our Year 6 teacher, and she is also our SENCO in school. Mrs Nicholson has responsiblity also for the leadership of Science in school this year. Co-teaching Year 6 is Miss Taylor, our Assistant Leader of Learning, who also leads PSHE in school. They are both very well supported by Mrs Leatham.
Mr Whittle (our deputy head) is our RE and History leader in school, and also takes a lead in assessment and curriculum alongside the headteacher. Mr Whittle also leads PE. He helps Miss Leonard to lead our wonderful school.
Mrs McGuire is in charge of Art. Mrs McGuire will be returning in July 2020.
Mrs Coldman is in charge of History. Mrs Coldman will be returning in July 2020.
Mr Hanson is our PE coach and he teaches PE across school.
Mrs Doherty and Mrs Normington run our Rainbow Room each day. This is a pupil development centre, and assists pupils to have beautiful behaviour in school.
Mrs Leatham is our English as an additional language support teacher, and she also supports our pupil premium children throughout school. This term she is assisting in our Year 6 class too each morning.
Ms Elsworth is our School Business Manager and efficiently runs our school office.
Mr Daly is our caretaker and lunchtime manager. He is very well supported by Mrs Connor who cleans our school so beautifully.
Ms Lucy Haigh is our choral director, and works with our chamber choir and Year 2 class each Tuesday.
Mrs O'Leary is our pianist and supports us each week with our singing and music curriculum each Wednesday afternoon.
Mr Tong is our cornet teacher who works with our Years 3 and 4 pupils each Wednesday afternoon.
Mr Bove also works at our school as our teaching schools personal assistant.
Father Timothy Whitwell is our parish priest and we visit him regularly in his role leading us in our faith.