28 Sept - School Photographer; 29 Sept - KS1 Phonics Evening, 5.30 - 6.30pm; 5 Oct - SEND Forum 9am

Staff

Our Senior Leadership Team comprises our Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher and SENDCO.

Tracey Hart, our Headteacher, joined the school in 2014 as Deputy Headteacher and SENDCO. In 2018, following a brief period when the headship was shared, she took full headteacher responsibility for the running of the School and carrying out the policies set by the Board of Directors.

Sarah Hewitson, our Deputy Headteacher, joined the school in September 2014, was appointed as Deputy in 2017, and is also leader of maths.

Ann Webb, is the final member of SLT, she joined the school in 2014, and became SENDCO in 2017.

Curriculum Leaders include:
Art: Mrs Whiffin
Computing: Mr Goodman
DT: Ms Hart
English: Mrs Berrisford, Mr Johnston, Mrs Webb and Mrs Whiffin
Enterprise and Global Citizenship: Mr Russell
History and Geography: Mrs Farmer
Maths: Mrs Hewitson
Music: Mrs Brooker
PE: Mrs Churchill
PSHE: Mrs Hewitson
RE: Mrs Billington
Science: Mrs Bayley and Mr Russell

Key Stage 1 Lead: Mrs Whiffin

Acorn Class (Reception)
Class teachers: Mr Gareth Johnston

Oak Class (Year 1)
Class teachers: Miss Belinda Farmer and Mrs Rachelle Biillington

Beech Class (Year 2)
Class teacher: Mrs Lucy Whiffin

Willow Class (Year 3)
Class teacher: Mr Andrew Russell

Hawthorn Class (Year 4)
Class teachers: Mrs Rebecca Berrisford

Hazel Class (Year 5)
Class teachers: Mrs Sarah Hewitson

Yew Class (Year 6)
Class teachers: Mrs Ann Webb

Computer programming support: Mr Jonathan Goodman
Maths: Mrs Sarah Hewitson
MFL: Mrs Ann Webb and Holyrood Academy, MFL Teacher
Music: Somerset Music
Sports: Mrs Rachel Churchill, Mr Matt Bulbeck
Forest School: Mrs Rebecca Berrisford
Science: Mrs Marie Bayley

Our dedicated team of Teaching Assistants work with our class and specialist teachers. They work with individual children and groups to support their learning.

Mrs Marie Bayley
Miss Mollie Board
Mrs Lizzie Cox
Mr Xavier Driver (Apprentice)
Mrs Petia Gummer
Mrs Leanne Henley
Mrs Helen Mitcham
Miss Amelia Rinaldi (Apprentice)
Mrs Cara Russell – SEND Administration
Miss Lorna Stephenson (Apprentice)
Mrs Jennie Waddon
Miss Amy Woodman

Whilst the children are eating and playing at lunchtime they are supervised by our team of Lunchtime Supervisors:

Mrs Shirley Baker
Mrs Claire Barnes
Mrs Joanna Craig
Mrs Cheryl Farley
Mrs Petia Gummer
Mrs Jessie Haydon
Mrs Vicki Horsfall
Mrs Tyne Palmer
Mrs Sadie Stephenson

‘Breakfast Club’ and ‘Stay and Play’ are staffed by the following:

Mrs Maria Anderson
Mrs Lizzie Cox
Mrs Sharon Symes

Mrs Charlotte Feltham – School Accountant
Mrs Linda Kellaway – School Administrator
Mrs Louise Layzell – Clerk to Board of Directors

Mr Freddie Wood is our Caretaker.

Mrs Claire Barnes and Mrs Tyne Palmer ensure that our school is clean.