Staff at School

All the staff at Heron Park Primary Academy are happy to help – please feel free to contact us at any time.  We have a distributed leadership model, and many of our staff lead within an additional area of expertise, or curriculum subject.


Headteacher Miss H. Emmett
 Deputy Headteacher  Mrs A. Wilson
SENDCo  Mrs. S. Coppard
 Office Staff
 School Business Manager  Mrs. I. Skelley
 PA to the HT & School Secretary  Mrs. E. Sirah
 School Administrator  Mrs. Y. Streeter
Class Teachers
Reception: Sun Mrs. M. Smith-Nicholls
Reception: Star Mrs S. Izzard
Year 1: Obb Alien Mr J. Bray
Year 1: Bob Alien Mrs L. Youngman
Year 2: Rocket Miss N. Bailey
Year 2: Meteor Mrs R. Akehurst and Miss M. Noble
Year 3: Mercury Mr. R. Simmonds
Year 3: Saturn Miss K. Peacock
Year 4: Venus Mrs. S. Titherly
Year 4: Neptune Mr. C. Diplock
Year 5: Neil Armstrong Mrs A. Pengelly
Year 5: Katherine Johnson Mrs A. Goldsmith and Miss E. Spalding
Year 6: Tim Peake Mr N. Bond
Year 6: Helen Sharman Mr N. Morgan
Support, and Intervention Staff
 Student Support Officer  Mrs D. Robinson
Numbers Count Teachers Mrs J.Down, Ms E. Rendle
 TA with Cover Responsibilities  Mrs. V. Garbo, Mr. J.Pentecost
Teaching Assistants Mrs. D. Bleach,  Mrs. A. Jones,  Mrs. K. Brook, Mrs. N. Nolan, Mrs. W. Phillips,  Mrs K. Coleman, Miss E. Cottington, Miss A. Teixeira,
Mrs. S. Moss,  Mrs. T. Grinstead,  Miss J. Reid, Mrs. A. Mead,  Miss E Brock, Miss. M.Ivanova, Mrs. N. Spinks, Mrs. S. King
Mid-day Supervisor Mrs. J. Tant, Mrs. N. Message, Mr. M. Jones, Miss J. Holt
Site Staff
Site Manager Mr. J. Platt
Assistant Site Manager Mrs. J. Denney
Cleaning staff Mrs. P. Bailey, Mrs. A. Alsop, Mrs. A. Etheridge,  Mrs. L. Rockett


Heron Park Primary Academy is a state-funded, community primary school serving its local residents. It is accessible to all families, and will remain part of the local family of schools.

The legal responsibility for all matters relating to this academy resides with the AAT Board, a body comprised of local representatives as well as Pansophic Learning executive personnel.

The academy has its own Local Advisory Board and the Boards includes representatives from the Academy’s parents and carers, staff, local council and local community members.

Our current LAB members are as follows:

Ex Offcio

Miss. H. Emmett


Miss. C. Dann

Co-opted community

Mrs. K. Rolfe (Chair)


Mr. A. Smith


Mrs. T. Hillman

Mr. S. Ashworth

Miss. N. Pearce