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We are privileged to have a team of highly experienced, well qualified and committed specialist staff.

Senior Leadership

Mr Neil Walker BSc (St Andrews), MA (MMU), PGCE

Mr Neil Walker BSc (St Andrews), MA (MMU), PGCE

Headmaster

 Mrs K Quinn BA Hons PGCE

Mrs K Quinn BA Hons PGCE

Deputy Head

Mrs C Baines BSc Hons (UMIST), PGCE  Assistant Head of Junior House

Mrs C Baines BSc Hons (UMIST), PGCE Assistant Head of Junior House

Assistant Heads

Mr S Ratcliffe BA Hons (Wimbledon School of Art) MFA (Cranbrook Academy of Art Michigan) PGCE

Mr S Ratcliffe BA Hons (Wimbledon School of Art) MFA (Cranbrook Academy of Art Michigan) PGCE

Assistant Head

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Assistant Head

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Head of Sixth Form

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Designated Safeguarding Lead

Senior House Teaching Staff

S Ratcliffe BA Hons (Wimbledon School of Art) MFA (Cranbrook Academy of Art Michigan) PGCE

S Ratcliffe BA Hons (Wimbledon School of Art) MFA (Cranbrook Academy of Art Michigan) PGCE

Art & Design

Mr D Stone, BA Hons (Kingston) PGCE (Northumbria)

Mr D Stone, BA Hons (Kingston) PGCE (Northumbria)

Art & Design

Mrs D Carton, BA (Hons) QTS, Leeds

Mrs D Carton, BA (Hons) QTS, Leeds

Business Studies

Mrs E Forster, MA Hons (Cantab) PGCE

Mrs E Forster, MA Hons (Cantab) PGCE

Drama/Theatre Studies

Mrs N McGowan, BA Hons (University of East Anglia), PGCE

Mrs N McGowan, BA Hons (University of East Anglia), PGCE

Drama/Theatre Studies

Dr A Leng, BA Hons, MA (Reading) PhD University of Queensland

Dr A Leng, BA Hons, MA (Reading) PhD University of Queensland

English

Mrs E Forster, MA Hons (Cantab) PGCE

Mrs E Forster, MA Hons (Cantab) PGCE

English

Mrs N McGowan BA Hons (University of East Anglia)

Mrs N McGowan BA Hons (University of East Anglia)

English

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Critical Thinking

Mr C Dunn MA Hons (Cantab)

Mr C Dunn MA Hons (Cantab)

Geography

Mrs J Harris BA Hons (Northumbria) PGCE

Mrs J Harris BA Hons (Northumbria) PGCE

History

Mrs E Gardner, BA (Cantab), MA (Cantab), PGCE

Mrs E Gardner, BA (Cantab), MA (Cantab), PGCE

Geography

Mrs L Hender  BA Hons (Northumbria)

Mrs L Hender BA Hons (Northumbria)

Home Economics

Mrs C Lloyd BA Hons (Liverpool) PGCE (Manchester)

Mrs C Lloyd BA Hons (Liverpool) PGCE (Manchester)

ICT

Mrs F Swift  MA Hons (Cantab) MEng (Cantab) PGCE

Mrs F Swift MA Hons (Cantab) MEng (Cantab) PGCE

Mathematics

Mrs L Marshall BEng Hons (Liverpool) PGCE

Mrs L Marshall BEng Hons (Liverpool) PGCE

Mathematics

Mrs H Morell - BSc  Chemical Engineering (Columbia, New York City, USA)

Mrs H Morell - BSc Chemical Engineering (Columbia, New York City, USA)

Science

Dr K Barnett MMATH (Newcastle), PhD (Dunelm)

Dr K Barnett MMATH (Newcastle), PhD (Dunelm)

Mathematics

Mrs F Boyce BA Hons (Salford) PGCE

Mrs F Boyce BA Hons (Salford) PGCE

Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs S Dodds BA Hons (Dunelm) PGCE

Mrs S Dodds BA Hons (Dunelm) PGCE

Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Modern Foreign Languages

Director of Sport - Miss N Baguley BSc (Lancaster) PGCE

Director of Sport - Miss N Baguley BSc (Lancaster) PGCE

Physical Education

Miss M Lamb BSc (Sheffield) PGCE

Miss M Lamb BSc (Sheffield) PGCE

Physical Education

S Shieber BA Hons(Dunelm) PGCE MA

S Shieber BA Hons(Dunelm) PGCE MA

Religious Studies

Dr E Corbin BA Hons (Oxon) MSc (Newcastle) PhD(Newcastle)

Dr E Corbin BA Hons (Oxon) MSc (Newcastle) PhD(Newcastle)

Science

Mrs Joy Dudley,BSc Hons(Newcastle), PGCE(Dunelm)

Mrs Joy Dudley,BSc Hons(Newcastle), PGCE(Dunelm)

Science

P Russell, BSc (Hons) Bath, PGCE

P Russell, BSc (Hons) Bath, PGCE

Science

Mrs E Thompson BSc BD (OU), PGCE

Mrs E Thompson BSc BD (OU), PGCE

Additional Learning Support

Mrs L Kendall, BA Hons (York) and PGCE (Northumbria)

Mrs L Kendall, BA Hons (York) and PGCE (Northumbria)

Additional Learning Support

Dr L Hardy BA Hons PhD

Dr L Hardy BA Hons PhD

Director of Music

Deputy Head Mrs K Quinn BA Hons PGCE

Deputy Head Mrs K Quinn BA Hons PGCE

Senior Leadership

Mrs K Nicholson BEd Hons

Mrs K Nicholson BEd Hons

Physical Education

Junior House Teaching Staff

Mrs N Alexanders BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Mrs N Alexanders BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Teaching Staff

Miss J N Brown BSc Hons (Huddersfield) PGCE

Miss J N Brown BSc Hons (Huddersfield) PGCE

Teaching Staff

Mrs C Baines BSc Hons (UMIST), PGCE

Mrs C Baines BSc Hons (UMIST), PGCE

Teaching Staff

Mrs F Collier BA Hons (Keele) PGCE

Mrs F Collier BA Hons (Keele) PGCE

Teaching Staff

Mrs H Dean BEd Hons (Northumbria)

Mrs H Dean BEd Hons (Northumbria)

Teaching Staff

Miss G McKeating BEd Hons (York)

Miss G McKeating BEd Hons (York)

Teaching Staff

Mrs K Meeson BSc Hons (Northumbria) PGCE

Mrs K Meeson BSc Hons (Northumbria) PGCE

Teaching Staff

Mrs J Slack BA Hons (Hull) ACA PGCE

Mrs J Slack BA Hons (Hull) ACA PGCE

Teaching Staff

Mrs T McQuade NCFE Level 2 ONC Dyslexia Level 3

Mrs T McQuade NCFE Level 2 ONC Dyslexia Level 3

Additional Learning Support

Mrs L Kendall, BA Hons (York) and PGCE (Northumbria)

Mrs L Kendall, BA Hons (York) and PGCE (Northumbria)

Additional Learning Support

Mrs L McNaught BA Hons (North Staffs) NVQ Level 3

Mrs L McNaught BA Hons (North Staffs) NVQ Level 3

Early Years Assistants

Miss R King BScHons

Miss R King BScHons

Teaching Staff

Miss A McKale NVQ Level 3 (Early Years)

Miss A McKale NVQ Level 3 (Early Years)

Early Years Assistants

Senior Management Team

Mr Neil Walker BSc (St Andrews), MA (MMU), PGCE

Mr Neil Walker BSc (St Andrews), MA (MMU), PGCE

Headmaster

Mr S Ratcliffe BA Hons (Wimbledon School of Art) MFA (Cranbrook Academy of Art Michigan) PGCE

Mr S Ratcliffe BA Hons (Wimbledon School of Art) MFA (Cranbrook Academy of Art Michigan) PGCE

Assistant Head

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Assistant Head

Mrs C Baines BSc Hons (UMIST), PGCE Assistant Head of Junior School,

Mrs C Baines BSc Hons (UMIST), PGCE Assistant Head of Junior School,

Assistant Head

Administrative Staff

Mr J Leese, CPFA

Mr J Leese, CPFA

Bursar

Mrs D Oldroyd

Mrs D Oldroyd

Domestic Bursar

Mrs J Jokelson

Mrs J Jokelson

Head's PA

Mrs A Dryden BA Northumbria

Mrs A Dryden BA Northumbria

Junior House Secretary

Dr A Rose

Dr A Rose

Laboratory Technician

Mrs H Morell BSc Chemical Engineering (Columbia, New York City, USA)

Mrs H Morell BSc Chemical Engineering (Columbia, New York City, USA)

Examinations Officer

Mrs M Brannigan

Mrs M Brannigan

Marketing Co-ordinator

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A Level Results 2018

A Level Results 2018

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