Meet our staff/governors


Head Teacher: Susan Laplanche

Deputy Head Teachers: Kate Steel & Barbara Ross

Assistant Head Teacher: Juliet Clarke

Class Teachers
Year 6: Joe Eggleston
Year 5: Barbara Ross & Kate Steel
Year 4: Laura Wheeldon ( 4 days) and Rachel Eggleston (1 day)
Year 3: Paul Raven and Carla King

Year 2:Andrew Emsley

Year 2: Kath Kilburn
Year 1/2: Bhavini Shukla

Year 1: Chloe Harrison (4days) and Laura May (1day)
Foundation 2: Marie Harris
Foundation 2: Katie Rye
Foundation 1: Juliet Clark


SENDCo: Claire Horn

Emotional well-being teacher: Ruth Cumberland

Teaching Assistants
We have a number of teaching assistants who support specific year groups as well as offering extra targeted support across the school.

Foundation Stage: Andy Steele, Rachel Ilett, Julie Marshall, Jennifer Bailey and Meg Green

KS1 and KS2: 

Mandy Humphrey, Tina North, Abigail Day, Marie Carter, Laura Whittaker,  Emma O'Reilly, Filomena Walker, Julie Williams, Louise Salisbury, Michelle Rudkin, Jo Parr, Lisa Nicholson, Julie Goodhead, Wendy Alenson, Melanie Widgery, Zoe Blacknall and Michelle Farrell.

Office Manager: Hayley Martin
Clerical asst: Julie Bridges
Clerical suppport : Miriam Wong

Site Manager: Matt Ward 
Caretaker:Phil Atkin


Governorning Body Information 

Committee Members
The school has full two Full Governing Body meetings a term, one Strategic Development focused and the other Business and Finance orientated. All governors are members of both.
There is a separate committee convened when necessary to discuss pupil, pay or personnel matters. This consists of:
Susan Laplanche Head Teacher and three non staff governors, one of whom must be the Chair or Vice Chair of Governors.
Register of Business Interests:
Mr Eggleston - wife works in school

 See below for full list of governors and also link page for other information about attendance, information and policies.