Senior Management Team

The Headmaster and his Senior Management Team are responsible for carrying out the business of the school within the policies developed and agreed by the Governing Body

Headmaster Mr Michael Connolly


Deputy Head Mr Barry Everitt BSc MEd PGCE
Assistant Head of the Senior Dept Ms Jessica Schembri BA PGCE
Bursar & Clerk to the Governors Mrs Claire Minikin BA ACA

Safeguarding Team

Designated Safeguarding Lead Ms Jessica Schembri, Assistant Head of Senior Dept
Designated Safeguarding Officer Ms Melanie Luke, Assistant Head, Nursery
Visiting Counsellor Ms Nikki Kennesion, Valley Trust Counselling Service

Teaching Staff

Junior Department (includes Cranmore Nursery)

4-5 yr olds; Science Co-ordinator Mrs A Bowen QTS
Junior French Mrs C Buckle BA QTS
6 – 7 yr olds Mrs J Carpenter BA PGCE
7 – 8 yr olds Mrs L de Almeida DipEd
PE 6-8 yr olds Mr A Down BSc (Exon) PGCE
Head of Learning Support (SENCO)
6 – 7 yr olds; Maths Co-ordinator Miss R Freeman BA
4-5 yr olds; English & Early Co-ordinator; SENCO (EY) Miss S Gallop BA PGCE
5 – 6 yr olds; Assistant Head of Junior Dept Mrs C Green BA PGCE
5-6 yr olds; History Co-ordinator Mrs S Hastings BA  PGCE
Graduate Sports Assistant; Junior Clubs Co-ordinator Miss I Moore BA
4-8 yr olds Mrs B O’Neill BA PGCE
7 – 8 yr olds; ICT Co-ordinator Mr M Peach BA QTS
5 – 6 yr olds Mrs C Plougonven BA PGCE
4 – 5 yr olds  Mrs L Price BA QTS
7-8 yr olds; RE & Assessment Co-ordinator Mrs C Sinclair BEd
Music Mrs J Thornton



Gap Student Miss L De Gouveia
Teaching Assistant Mrs M Heap BA PGCE
Teaching Assistant Mrs C Loader BA QTS
Teaching Assistant Mrs J Maylen
Teaching Assistant Mrs A Neale
Teaching Assistant Miss K Parsons DPP in Childcare
Teaching Assistant Mrs A Sherazee NNEB
Teaching Assistant Mrs N Stefano
DE Primary Education; HDE Junior Primary Education Cape Town
Teaching Assistant Mrs A Stevens BA
Teaching Assistant; Librarian Mrs S Watkinson BA (Dunelm)
Gap Student Mr L Wise

Cranmore Nursery

Early Years Assistant Mrs I Back
Early Years Assistant Mrs S Baker
Pre-Nursery Lead; Swimming Teacher Mrs E Hobson CWDC Level 3
Early Years Assistant Mrs J Hurst
Assistant Head, Nursery (SENCO) Ms M Luke BA

CWDC Level 3

Early Years Practitioner Mrs J Poulter CWDC Level 3
Early Years Assistant Mrs C Rossi
Early Years Teacher; Forest School Leader Mrs S Woods BEd

Senior Department

Head of Girls’ Sport Mrs S Attree BEd
French Mrs C Buckle BA QTS
English; Form 4 Co-ordinator; 11+ Co-ordiantor Mr M Chapman BA PGCE
Latin; Greek; Philosophy Mr M Connolly


Head of History Mr R Cross BA MA PGCE
Head of Cricket; Clubs Co-ordinator; Hockey Coach Mr A Down BSc (Exon) PGCE
Head of Geography; F5/6 & Post CE Co-ordinator Mr C Doyle-Davidson BSc PGCE
Science Mr B Everitt BSc MEd PGCE
Head of Maths Miss E Fagan BSc
Head of Drama Mrs H Hanson BA PGCE
Director of Music Mr R Harris BA LGSM
Maths Mrs F Hart MA (Oxon)  PGCE
Head of Senior Assessment; Form 3 Co-ordinator; Cross Country; House Master Mr T Heaver BSc

MSc (Oxon) PGCE

Head of ICT/e-learning; Form 2 Co-ordinator Mr J Hinds BA PGCE
Director of Sport Mr P Hodgson BA
Head of English Mrs M Hopkins MA (Cantab) PGCE
Head of RE Mr S Jakubowski BEd, QTS
English Mr W Lamport BA PGCE
Head of Skiing; Games; Facilities Hire Mr M Mellstrom
Head of Modern Languages Miss N Meneghin MA (TFL) GTP (QTS)
Head of Science Mr S Minikin BSc PGCE
Graduate Sports Assistant Miss I Moore BA
Art Mrs J Norris
Head of Football; PSHE; Science Mr F O’Neill BA QTS
Head of Rugby; Games; Senior Housemaster Mr S Phillips BA (Dunelm) QTS
Maths Mrs V Preedy BEd
French Ms J Schembri BA PGCE
English; School Council Mrs R Spooner BA QTS
Science Dr A Verny White PhD

Progress Department

(Learning Support)

Head of Learning Support (SENCO) Miss H Marsden BSc  PGCE OCR Level 7 Dip
Team Leader for Specialist Learning Support Mrs K Offord BSc MSc PGCE
Dip SpLD
Mrs R Marcar BA Cert ToD CertSpLD
Mrs R Roberts BSc MBA PGCE OCR Level 5 Dip
Mrs C Millar MA OCR Level 5 Dip

Visiting Music Teachers

Piano Mrs T Affonso BMus MMus
Cello/Double Bass Mrs S Barnes BMus  PGC RSAMD PGCE
Oboe Mrs K Brewster GRSM  LRAM
Drums/ Percussion Mr B Brooker
Recorder Ms N Daly ARCM GRSM
Bassoon Miss L Dubery BMus  TCM TCM (Adv)
Piano Mrs S Geddes BA LGSM
Saxophone/ Clarinet Mrs N Haysted BA
Violin/Viola Mrs G Herbert GRSM LRAM
Piano Mrs J Mallin MA ATCL
Accompanist Mrs S Mellstrom GRSM LRAM ARCM
Flute Mrs E Millar BA
Singing Mrs D Morley BMus
Brass Mr R Price (ARCM)
Music Technology Mr M Brettle

Mr S Pitt

Guitar Mr D Smith AGSM Dip
Piano Mrs S Weston BMus GRSM ARMCM PGCE

Administrative / Support

Science Technician Miss E Arnold BSc
ISAMS Administrator;  Bursar’s PA Mrs J Aspinwall
Resident Caretaker Mr P Aspinwall
Receptionist Mrs S Codd
Marketing Co-ordinator Mrs S Connolly Dip Ed
Nurse/ Receptionist Mrs K Dew BN RN
Bursary Assistant Mrs J De Voil NVQ Level 2; Laser Learning Award(Spld) Level 3
Accountant Mrs D Hayward BA
Matron/ Receptionist Mrs B Hernandez ENB
Headmaster’s PA Mrs S Kang BSc ACTA
Cleaning & Minibus Supervisor Mr S Lewis
Facilities Hire Mr M Mellstrom
Resident Caretaker Mr R Monks
Head Groundsman Mr A Smith
Chef/Catering Manager Chartwells

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