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
SENDCo & Assistant Head for Inclusion  Mrs S. Laurance
 Assistant Head for Teaching & Learning  Mrs N. Williams
 Senior Leader  Mrs C. Crawford
 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: RAT Mrs. A. Tarrant (EYFS Leader)
Reception: RSI Mrs S. Izzard
Year 1: 1AM Miss R.Brown
Year 1: 1DS Miss D.Smith
Year 2: 2AW Mrs N. Williams and Mrs R.Akehurst
Year 2: 2JB  Mr J.Bray
Year 3: 3RS Mr. R. Simmonds
Year 3: 3NP Miss M. Noble and Miss K.Peacock
Year 4: 4ST Mrs. S. Titherly
Year 4: 4CD Mr. C. Diplock
Year 5: 5NB Mr N. Bond
Year 5: 5GS Mrs A. Goldsmith and Miss E. Spalding
Year 6: 6AP Mrs A. Pengelly
Year 6: 6NM Mr N. Morgan
Year 6 Phase Leader  Mrs D.Stevens
 Support, and Intervention Staff
Student Support Officer Mrs D. Robinson
Intervention Teacher  Mrs J.Down
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. M. Ivanova, Mrs. N. Spinks, Mrs. S. King, Mrs. R. Roe-Jones.
 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. 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 Academy 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

Mrs. C. Crawford


Miss. C. Dann

Co-opted community

Mrs. K. Rolfe (Chair)


Mrs. C. Cummings


Mr. S. Ashworth

Ms. D. Henderson

Mrs. D. Writer