Mrs Rushton is our amazing Head Teacher. She came highly recommended and has dazzled us with her enthusiasm, exciting ideas, boundless energy and a rather impressive collection of shoes.

   Describe yourself in five words: Happy, optimistic, calm, creative,       compassionate.Favourite book? Children’s book – The Northern Lights trilogy by Philip Pullman. Adult’s book – A Star called Henry by Roddy Doyle. It made me smile, laugh and cry: an incredible story.

If you had to be trapped on a tv show for a month, what would it be? It definitely has to be Question Time. I love the high drama and emotion of political debate and seeing how people feel so passionately about making a difference to our world. I have been known to tune into the BBC Parliament Channel on occasions … and when election time comes I am in my element!

Mrs Rushton is our Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCo), Designated Safeguarding Lead, Curriculum leader and leads developments in teaching and learning across the school.


Miss Smith joined our school in September 2015 and is one of the teachers of the Owls class. She is currently on maternity leave.

Describe yourself in five words: Caring, kind, forgetful, fun, fair

Favourite book: Matilda by Roald Dahl

Favourite song: If I let you go by Westlife

What makes you happy? Walking Rosie, my dog


Mr Wilkinson is the full-time teacher of the Kestrels class. He is our very own Jose Mourinho – inspiring our teams of children playing football, rugby and cricket with good tactics, good team-talks and good humour.

Describe yourself in five words: Bradford City fan for life.

Favourite book? Getting Rich with Jeremy James by David Henry Wilson – a humorous look at how a young boy views the world.

If you had to be trapped in a tv show for a month, what would it be? Top Gear – all those cars to drive and an empty airfield - heaven!!

Mr Wilkinson is our Maths Subject Leader. He also leads PE, DT and computing and oversees online safety.  

Mr Hall is our Hawks class teacher.

Describe yourself in five words:  Sporty, outgoing, enthusiastic, friendly, tall.

What makes you happy:  A nice cup of tea.

Favourite book:  Kensuke's Kingdom.

Favourite sandwich filling:  Ham and cheese.

Mr Hall is our science subject leader.  






Miss Ellis is full of good ideas and lots of energy.  She is teaching our Eagles class and is our  SENDCo. She is the subject leader for art and geography. 

Describe yourself in five words Creative, happy, enthusiastic, organised, determined.

Favourite book Demon Dentist by David Walliams

What makes you happy Anything pink and sparkly, sausage dogs and Ed Sheeran.

Favourite song from the sound track of your life Walking on Sunshine by Katrina and the Waves.




Mrs Sollis is the school business manager. She can be found in the school office ordering pencils, organising exciting trips, counting money, talking on the phone and – most importantly – giving out stickers.

Describe yourself in five words: Optimistic, sociable, cheerful, friendly, adaptable.

Favourite book: Turning Point by Freya North – brilliant!

What makes you happy? Sunshine, bluebells, Mrs W’s cappuccinos, live music, days out with friends, boat trips, Tottenham winning and all things Cornish.

Mrs Wilkinson is another staff member with a variety of roles. She is the Teaching Assistant in the Kestrels class, administers the school meals payments and is Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead. A very organised individual!

Describe yourself in five words: Loves to make and bake.

Favourite book? I have always got a book on the go but if there is nothing about I will return to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice – I probably read it every year!

Singing or dancing? Dancing.



Mrs Amos is the Teaching Assistant in the Hawks class and oversees Kites after school club – a versatile lady! She also drives the minibus.

Describe yourself in five words: Flexible, fun, fair, approachable, want-to-be-Welsh!

Favourite book? Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien.

If you were an ice cream flavour, what would you be? Vanilla - plain and simple!


Mrs Carter is a Teaching Assistant in the Eagles class and our Forest School Expert - as well as helping in the other classes too. A lovely, understanding lady who is always willing to give second chances. She is also our trained ELSA (Emotional Literacy Support Assistant).

Describe yourself in five words: Approachable, fair, grounded, loves laughing.

Favourite book: The Chronicles of Narnia by CS Lewis.

Favourite song from the soundtrack of your life? Up, Up and Away in my Beautiful Balloon by The Fifth Dimension reminds me of when I was a little girl.

Mrs Boulton is the Teaching Assistant mainly in the Owls class, but can be found in the Eagles and Kestrels too! Mrs Boulton supervises the Playground Patrollers and Reading Buddies.

Describe yourself in five words: Tries anything, mainly eats crisps.

Favourite book: I loved reading all the Harry Potter books to my girls.

What makes you happy: Being with my family.

Favourite sandwich filling: Cheese - spread/sliced/grated - any type, but just cheese.

Favourite song from the sound track of your life: Smile by Westlife/Nat King Cole.


Ms Robertson teaches in the Owls class.

Describe yourself in five words:   Smiley, warm, flexible, determined, loyal.

What makes you happy:  My fabulous boys, my very naughty border terrier Ruby, growing vegetables and cooking for my family and lovely friends.  I am also partial to a medical or crime drama on the tv.

Favourite song:  Nkosi Sikelel' Afrika as it reminds me of where I was born and the family I have in Africa.

Favourite book:  Skellig by David Almond - if you haven't read it, grab a copy!

Favourite sandwich filling:  Tiger loaf with mortadella, rocket and a little mayonnaise.

Ms Robertson leads our Eco-Council.

Miss Graham is the Eagles Teaching Assistant and our Breakfast Club supervisor. She also carries our early language interventions for some of our youngest children. 

Describe yourself in five words:  Positive, unique, caring, friendly, honest.

What makes you happy:  Dancing, spending time with my family, a good book with a cup of tea and all animals.

Favourite song:  This changes all the time but currently Joy by Bastille and Senorita by Shaun Mendes and Camila Cabelo.

Favourite sandwich filling:  A fish finger sandwich.

Mrs Harris is our SEN Teaching Assistant and she leads 'Wake Up Wednesday' on the school playground every Wednesday morning. 

Describe yourself in five words:  I'm a bit like Tigger!

Favourite book: My favourite children's book is 'The Jolly Postman and Other People's Letters'. As a grown up I love books written by Jojo Moyes.

What is your favourite song from the soundtrack of your life?  'You are my sunshine' - my husband sings it to me when I am sad and we sing it to our children.

What makes you happy? Swimming, cycling, catching up with friends and dancing - I'm always bouncing around.

Favourite sandwich filling: Cheese and marmite.

Mr Hatt is an important part of our Play Team.

Describe yourself in five words: Happy, silly, compassionate, totally awesome!

Favourite book: Catch 22 by Joseph Heller

Favourite song from the sound track of your life:  Don't Leave Me This Way by Harold Melvin and the Bluenotes

What makes you happy? A good dance, sunshine, laughter, my children (especially when they are asleep!), victory for Spurs in the North London derby, a cold Stella, strong coffee, happy people and reuniting odd socks.

Favourite sandwich filling: Bacon and fried egg on white with red sauce


Miss Bleasdale is the newest recruit to our Play Team.

What makes you happy?  Being with my family

Favourite sandwich filling:  Ham and coleslaw



Mrs Dyer is part of the Play Team. 

Describe yourself in five words: Blonde, forgetful, helpful, caring, patient.

Favourite book: Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame.

Favourite sandwich filling: Chicken and sweetcorn.


Mrs Woodman is a member of the Play Team. She also runs our Kites after school club.

Describe yourself in five words: Short, caring, reliable, flexible, punctual.

Favourite book: I like to read autobiographies.

What’s your greatest fear? Snakes.


Miss Lowe is one of our Play Team.

Describe yourself in five words: Kind, happy, friendly, reliable, little.

Favourite book: I don’t have one.

Are you an early bird or a night owl? Night Owl.

Mrs James is a very caring member of our Play Team.

Describe yourself in five words: Tall, kind, helpful, animal lover

Favourite book: The Kashmir Shawl by Rosie Thomas

What makes you happy? Walking my dog and being at the seaside

Ms Adcock is Clerk to the Governors, Friday morning office person and our fabulous, enthusiastic school Librarian.

Describe yourself in five words: Optimistic and a bit quirky

Favourite book: Persuasion by Jane Austen

What makes you happy? My children!

Favourite song: Brown Eyed Girl by Van Morrison


Ms Gobey is one of our SEN Teaching Assistants.

Describe yourself in five words: happy, bubbly, fun, caring, kind

Favourite book: Funnybones

What is your favourite song from the soundtrack of your life?  Jump by Girls Aloud

What makes you happy? Spending time with my family

Favourite sandwich filling: Chicken mayo