MEET THE TEAM

Here at Sandy Lane Primary, our team are dedicated to  giving the children the best learning experiences that they can, for the best learning outcomes. Care, safety and enjoyment are very important to us.

Our Senior Leadership Team passionate about and dedicated to, leading the development of the school to Ofsted ‘Good’ and beyond.

FAVOURITE QUOTES

"Mr Nower, he's the best PE teacher in the world" - Year 1 Pupil

LEADERSHIP TEAM 

  • Co-Head Teacher: Mr Neil Davies.
  • Co-Head Teacher:  Miss Samantha Morrissy
  • Deputy Head Teacher: Mrs Victoria Ranft
  • School Business Manager: Mrs Faye Wilson
  • Inclusion Lead: Mrs Caroline Kelly
  • Early Years Phase Leader: Mrs Clare Stacey
  • Key Stage 1 Phase Leader: Mrs Victoria Ranft
  • Lower Key Stage 2 Phase Leader: Mrs  Kirsty Gratrix
  • Upper Key Stage 2 Phase Leader:  Mrs Rebecca Newell
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SUPPORT STAFF

  • Family Support Advisor: Mrs Imogene Fallis
  • Assistant Business Manager: Mrs Denise Griffiths
  • School Secretary: Miss Donna Pateman
  • Attendance Officer: Mrs Lesley Wilson
  • Receptionist: Mrs Nicola Pheasey & Mrs Sarah Gillings
  • Site :  Mr Graham Hyman and Miss Mandy Prince
  • Clerk to Governors: Mrs Susan Barrett

 

PUPIL LEADERSHIP TEAM

  • Head Girl - 
  • Head Boy - 
  • Deputy Head Girl - 
  • Deputy Head Boy -  

TEACHING STAFF

Nursery

  • Puffins – Mrs Clare Stacey

Reception

  • Caterpillars – Mrs Veronika Baliukoniene
  • Ladybirds – Mrs Charlotte Freitas

Year 1

  • Hedgehogs – Miss Remy Eastwood
  • Rabbits – Mrs Victoria Ranft

Year 2

  • Hummingbirds - Mrs Mel Poxon
  • Kingfishers – Miss Emma Crinnion

Year 3

  • Robins – Mrs Emma Poffley
  • Swifts – Mrs Kirsty Gratrix

Year 4

  • Otters –  Miss Zoe Pearce
  • Owls - Mrs Rhian Andrews

Year 5

  • Giraffes - Miss Stephanie Barnwell
  • Meerkats - Miss Alex Harris
  • Zebras - Mrs Rebecca Newell

Year 6

  • Dolphins - Mrs Terry-Lee Oliver
  • Penguins – Mrs Jane Waters
  • Turtles - Mrs Debbie Nikolatos

SRP

  • Foxes - Miss Kat Allen

Other Teachers

  • MFL- German- Mrs Emily Marshall 
  • Maternity leave - Mrs Kendal Bekker, Miss Amy Jones & Mrs Katie Wade

HLTAs

  • Mrs Lorraine Clark 
  • Miss Tanya Barron

 

SPORTS COACH

  • Mr Matthew Nower

 

TEACHING ASSISTANTS

Nursery Team:

  • Ms Jill Pegler
  • Mrs Abi Maclean
  • Mrs Laura Jones

Reception Team:

  • Mrs Kerry Hurley
  • Ms Leigh Haward
  • Mrs Karen Thomas

Key Stage 1 Team:

  • Mrs Diane Woods
  • Ms Sam Madigan
  • Ms Rayna James
  • Mrs Leigh Hayward
  • Mrs Becky Burksfield
  • Miss Megan Cheeseman
  • Mrs Cassie Garner
  • Mrs Louise Whitehead

Key Stage 2 : 

  • Miss Tanya Barron
  • Ms Yvonne Dulieu
  • Miss Laura Knightley
  • Mrs Vickie Thompson
  • Mrs Theresa Beasley
  • Mrs Alison Goddard
  • Mrs Claudia Parnham
  • Mrs Sue Westwood 
  • Mrs Donna Baker
  • Mrs Lea-Anne Bray 

LUNCHTIME CONTROLLERS

  • Mrs Chris Webb
  • Mr David Blackburne

 

 We are very proud to be ‘School of the Year’ runner up in 2016.

WELCOME to Sandy Lane 2022! Where Everyone is Equipped to Excel! We are an Ofsted rated GOOD school! Sandy Lane Primary School is now part of the Greenshaw Learning Trust. PLEASE VISIT OUR RECEPTION ADMISSIONS PAGE REGARDING ADMISSIONS CONSULTATION FOR 2024/25