Half Term Dates

The academy will be closed to all students between Monday 19th - Friday 23rd February.
We will open again as usual on Monday 26th February. Thank you. 


Senior Leadership Team

Mrs H Channa JP - Principal

Mr D Richards - Vice Principal and Teacher of English

Ms C Entwistle - Vice Principal and Teacher of English

Mr P Horner - Vice Principal and Teacher of History

Miss F Akhtar - Assistant Principal for Assessments and Planning and Director of Mathematics

Ms F Ahmed - Assistant Principal for Literacy and Director of English

Mr M Szwaba - Assistant Principal for Teaching and Learning

Mrs S Andleeb - Operations Manager


Faculty of Science and Innovation

Ms D Sutton  - Director of Faculty

Miss K Taylor - Lead Teacher for Science and Teacher of Biology

Mrs S Huda - Head of Biology

Miss S Farooq - Head of Chemistry 

Mr M Sandhu Teacher of Biology and Achievement Leader

Ms H Assi - Teacher of Chemistry and Achievement Leader

Mr M Ali - Teacher of Biology

Ms H Khatun - Teacher of Chemistry

Mrs J Rathore - Teacher of Chemistry

Mrs R Horner - Lead Practitioner


Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science

Mr R Lally - KS4 Maths Curriculum Leader

Mr A Nisar  - KS3 Curriculum Leader

Miss M Delbrocco - Teacher of Mathematics and Instructional Leader Coach

Mr S Jones - Teacher of Mathematics

Miss S Bi - Teacher of Mathematics

Miss M Rafiq - Teacher of Mathematics

Mrs U Murdanaigum - Teacher of Mathematics

Mr C Twine - Teacher of Mathematics

Mr M Jama - Teacher of Mathematics

Miss J Dhaliwal - Trainee Teacher

Miss A Manikkaratnam - Teacher of Mathematics

Mrs A Kassim - Teacher of Mathematics


Faculty of English Language and Literature

Miss J Lee - KS4 English Curriculum Leader

Miss F Fazil - KS3 English Curriculum Leader

Miss S Sagoo - Teacher of English and Achievement Leader

Mrs B Ismail - Teacher of English

Mrs J Andrews - Teacher of English

Mr J Eveson - Teacher of English and Instructional Leader Coach

Miss E Lister -Teacher of English

Miss A Khanom - Trainee Teacher

Miss M Javaid - EAL Co-ordinator


Faculty of Modern Foreign Languages

Ms S Dani - Director of Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs A Bote - Teacher of French

Mr G Arnaux - MFL Support


Faculty of Creative and Performing Arts

Ms Y Crawford - Director of Faculty

Miss S Al-Hanoush - Head of Music 

Mrs S Georgiou - Head of Drama

Mrs R Moseley - Head of Art & Design 

Mr R Williams - Teacher of Drama

Miss E Williams - Teacher of Music

Faculty of Humanities and Global Citizenship

Mrs S Stringer - Director of Faculty and Teacher of Geography

Mrs R Clayton - Head of Religious Studies 

Mr A Harris - Head of History 

Mrs V Hudson - Head of Geography 

Mr B Capper - Teacher of Religious Studies

Miss S Akbar - Teacher of Religious Studies

Mr D Robinson - Trainee Teacher

Miss P Gordon - Teacher of History

Mr C Taylor - Lead Teacher for Humanities and Teacher of Physical Education

Mr J Buckler - Trainee Teacher


Faculty of Health and Well-Being

Ms L Huckstep - Director of Faculty 

Mr C Freeman -  Head of PE & Fitness

Miss L Crutchley - Teacher of Physical Education and Achievement Leader 

Miss N Gayle - PE Support

Miss M Allen - Trainee Teacher


Faculty of Enhanced Provision

Ms A Knowles - Director of Enhanced Provision and SENCO

Mr P Ptak - Leader of Enhanced Provision

Mrs G Edwards - School Counsellor

Ms S Haslem - School Nurse

Miss A Hazem - 1:1 Mobility and Support

Mr M Aghaz - 1:1 Mobility and Support

Mrs S Trench - 1:1 Mobility and Support

Miss J Bibi - 1:1 Mobility and Support

Mr A Soni-Tricker - 1:1 Mobility and Support     

Ms S Guled - 1:1 Mobility and Support

Mr S Chana - 1:1 Mobility and Support

Ms S Khan - Cover Supervisor


Student Support Team                                                                          

Mr A Patel - Senior & Year 11 Student Support Leader                                                                                    

Miss P Hudd - Year 10 Student Support Leader                                    

Mrs K Rowe - Year 9 Student Support Leader                           

Miss N Saddique - Year 8 Student Support Leader

Miss S Kaur - Year 7 Student Support Leader

Mr D Bickerton - Student Support Assistant 

Mr M Ahmed - Attendance Officer 

Mrs V Russell - Designated Safeguarding Lead and Pastoral Care