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. Currently Miss Troops has also joined our team in Reception as she completes her training year for School Direct.
Miss Darvill teaches Year 1. She is supported through the day by Mrs Lee and Mrs Hennigan.
Miss Taylor and Mrs Gledhill teach our Year 2 class. Mrs Gledhill is our DT leader, and Miss Taylor is our Assistant Leader of Learning, as well as our RE, PSHE leader in school.
Year 2 are helped each day by Mrs Johnson.
Miss Doherty teaches our Year 3 class. She is helped by Mrs Gallagher.
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 St Anthony's Primary Learning Partnership, with a particular focus on training our primary trainees. Mrs Malone is supporting the teaching in our Year 5 class this term as she completes her final training for teaching with St Anthony's School Direct.
Miss Nicholson is our Year 6 teacher, and she is also our SENCO in school. Mrs Nicholson has responsibility also for the leadership of Science in school this year. Co-teaching Year 6 is Mr Whittle, our Deputy Headteacher.
Mr Whittle (our deputy head) is our RE 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 supporting teaching remotely and will be on maternity leave from May 2021.
Mrs Coldman is in charge of History. Mrs Coldman will be supporting teaching across school part time.
Mr Hanson is our PE coaches and teach 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 very soon our 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 and ukulele 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 Whitwell is our parish priest and we visit him regularly in his role leading us in our faith.