Proprietors and Staff

The Academic Staff

  • Headmaster N A Rice, MA, BA, Cert Ed (Proprietor, Geography & Psychology)
  • Deputy Headmaster C R Thompson, BEd (Head of Junior School)
  • Senior Housemistress D E Rice Cert Ed, Ad Dip in S.Needs (Proprietor, SENCO, Learning Support & Dyslexic Unit)
  • School Bursar J Fisher (Proprietor)
  • C Southward BSc (Hons) (Head of Mathematics)
  • H Newton BSc (Hons) (Mathematics)
  • B Thompson, BEd, Ad Dip in S.Needs (Learning Support & Dyslexic Unit)
  • R Bills, BA (Hons), PGCE (Head of History, Citizenship & Games, Head of Years 7 to 11)
  • A Smith BEd (Hons) Physics (Head of Physics)
  • A Sayer, BSc (Hons), PGCE (ICT, Business Studies & Accounting)
  • S Carys-Allen Diploma (Singing) RCM (Head of Music)
  • A Bradford, BSc (Hons), PGCE (Head of Biology)
  • I Fenton, BSc (Hons), MRSC, Dip Ed (Head of Chemistry)
  • H Ismay BA (Hons), PGCE (Head of English)
  • Mrs A Sayer, BA (Hons), PGCE (English & German)
  • E Witherspoon BEd Physical Education (Head of Games)
  • S Doherty, BA (Hons), PGCE (Home Economics)
  • J Benson BA (Hons), PGCE, CELTA, DELTA (Head of English as a Foreign Language)
  • C Cantley BA (Hons) TEFL (English as a Foreign Language)
  • A Crabtree, BA (Hons), PGCE (Games & Geography, Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme Coordinator)
  • J Edwards BA (Hons) PGCE (Head of Craft, Design Technology)
  • A Hopper (Learning Support Assistant)
  • J Chan (Overseas Students Liaison)
  • I McEwan BSc MEd (Hons) C.Psychol AFBPS (School Educational Psychologist)
  • Pauline Moffat (RNN) (Specialist Speech and Language Therapist)

The Residential Staff

  • Mrs D Alderman (Head of Pastoral Care)

House Mothers

  • Mrs C Lightfoot
  • Mrs L Watt
  • Mrs D Alderman
  • Mrs K Knox
  • Mrs L Bragg
  • Mrs M Williamson
  • Mrs S Norman