Our Staff

Our Headteacher
Miss Thorp is a kind and caring Headteacher and she also teaches Year 4. She is always happy and proud of our school and she is a lovely teacher to have.
Our Deputy Headteacher
Mrs Essex is the Year 4 teacher. She is friendly, kind and caring. Mrs Essex is the SENCO for the school and she works Tuesday-Friday.
Our Class Teachers
Miss Padfield is the Reception class teacher. She is funny, kind and teaches us lots.
Mrs Ashby teaches Year 1. She is very kind and caring. Mrs Ashby loves PE and dance. Mrs Ashby works Monday-Thursday.
Mrs Duerdoth teaches Year 1. She is kind and caring and helps us when we are stuck on our learning. Mrs Duerdoth works on a Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
Mrs Beecheno teaches Year 1. She is very friendly and has magnificent teaching skills. She is very kind and helpful. She is also funny. Mrs Beecheno works on a Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
Mrs Schoorens teaches Year 3. She helps us learn. She helps people at French. She is the best at French. She is kind and caring to everyone. Mrs Schoorens is the best teacher in the world.
Mrs Hunter teaches in both Year 1 and Year 4. She is very creative. Mrs Hunter leads music in the school including leading the school choir.
Our Teaching Assistants
Mrs Freeman helps us with our learning. She helps us read and write. She also teaches some of the classes. Mrs Freeman is the HLTA for our school.
Mrs Trent helps the Reception children. She is very kind. She is really funny and loves to play.
Mrs Sparkes works in Year 2. She listens to us read and, when we are upset, she helps us. She also helps us when we are stuck. Mrs Sparkes is our trained ELSA.


Mrs Baden works in Year 3. She is very kind and helpful. She is always smiling. She helps us when we are stuck with our work.


Mrs Nicol works in Years 1 and 4. She is very funny. She always makes us laugh. She helps us with our handwriting and number work.


Mrs Norris helps children in all classes. She runs spelling and handwriting groups and is trained to deliver Learn To Move. Mrs Norris works Wednesday-Friday.
Mrs Smith helps all of us with our learning. She is very kind.
Our Lunchtime Staff
Mrs Dragon cooks our school dinners. She is a good cook. Her dinners are yummy! 
 Mrs Sparkes helps you up if you have fallen over by cheering you up!
Mrs Pearce looks after us at lunch time. She makes us laugh. She is kind and helpful
Mrs Pearce helps children at lunchtime. She is funny!
Our Office Staff
Mrs Gray works in the office. She answers the phone and helps count out the money. 
Mrs Slough works in the school office. She answers the phone and buys things for the school.
Our Cleaner
Mrs Louis-Hollings is both a lunchtime supervisor and the cleaner for our school. She helps look after us at lunchtime and helps keep the school clean and tidy.
Our Caretaker
Mr Matthews is our school Caretaker. He is employed by the Greenwood Tree Academy Trust (GTAT) and works in many schools in the Trust. He helps mend things when they are broken.