Principal, Mr M Eastham (DSL)

Vice Principal, Mrs L Cowell (DSL)

Assistant Principal, Mrs D Crank (DSL)

Assistant Principal, Mr N Gee


House Leaders / Head of Year

Mrs L Farley, Head of Year 7

Mrs V Eastham, Head of Calder House / Head of Year 8

Mrs R Bullock, Head of Douglas House / Head of Year 9

Mrs A Bailey, Head of Hodder House / Head of Year 10

Mrs K Ham, Head of Ribble House / Head of Year 11

Mrs T Hopes, Lead Practitioner of Personal Development


Mrs A Gidden, English Leader

Mrs E Robinson-Ali, Assistant Leader 

Miss K Thornton, Lead Practitioner for Teaching & Learning

Mrs J Elliott

Miss D Nicholls

Mr R Owen

Miss J Smethurst 

Mrs L Webster



Mr P Kenrick, Maths Leader

Mr C Henshaw, Assistant Leader

Mr A Hunter

Mr T Raynor

Mr A Sneddon

Mr S Walker



Mr D Bedford, Science Leader, Lead Teacher of Chemistry

Miss F Nouraghaeii, Assistant Leader

Mr C Cox, Lead Teacher of Physics

Mrs K Roberts

Mrs V Eastham

Mrs C Massey, Lead Teacher of Biology


Creative Arts

Mrs T Hopes, Art & Design Leader

Mr A Taylor, Music Leader

Mrs F Howell, Drama Leader


Design Technology

Mrs S Lawe, Technology Leader

Mrs L Cowell, Food Technology Leader 

Mrs L Shaw

Mrs K Buchanan



Mr P Metcalfe, Humanities Leader

Mr A Eccles, History Leader

Mrs K Ham, RE Leader 

Mr A Watters, Geography Leader

Miss B Ackers

Mrs A Holland (DSL)

Mrs L Kursitis

Miss M Makinson



Mrs S Qadri, ICT Leader

Mrs D Saunders 


Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs A Scully, MFL Leader

Mrs A Bailey

Mr A Taylor


Physical Education

Mr M Bullock, PE & Sports Leader

Miss A Beesley 

Mrs R Bullock 

Mr N Gee


Learning Support

Mrs J Nayler, Learning Support Manager

Mrs A Holland, SEN Co-ordinator (DSL)

Mrs J Ali

Miss J Atkinson

Miss S Dixon

Mrs S Eastham

Mr E McKean

Mrs J Simpson

Miss E Whaite

Mrs F Whalley

Pastoral Managers

Mr G Shipton

Mr P Faulkner (Deputy DSL)


Attendance & Family Support Manager, Mrs D Swire (Deputy DSL)

Professional Mentor, Mr A Taylor

Transition & Integration Manager, Mrs L Farley

Exams & Pupil Data Officer, Mrs E Diamond-Bugler


DSL = Designated Safeguarding Lead

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