The Village Academy

The Village Academy is a group of town, city and village schools that have joined together to provide the very best education for the children in our care and where we believe that education is very much a matter of the individual.

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Who We Are / Staff List

Organisation of Classes and Teaching Staff


Year R (Pixie Class)
Teacher: Miss Lauren Acott
Additional support: Mrs Beverley Bird, Ms Lousia Dawes, Miss Jaime Brown (Maternity leave)


Year 1 & 2  (Elves Class)

Teacher: Miss Lydia Joiner


Year 3 & 4 (Trolls Class)
Teacher: Mr Paul Kundu

Additional support: Mrs Michele Moor, Mrs Vanessa Whiting


Year 5 & 6 (Griffin Class)
Teachers: Mrs Mary Haney ( Monday and Tuesday) Mr Geoff Bull (Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)

Additional support: Miss Kelly Harrison


Cover supervisor/Interventions: Mrs Vicky Smith

Individual Pupil Support:

Mrs Michele Moor, Mrs Beverley Bird, Miss Kelly Harrison, Mrs Vicky Smith,  Mrs Vanessa Whiting

Other school Staff roles

Headteacher:  Mrs Mary Haney  

SENco- Mrs Catherine Wickham

Well being staff: Ms Louisa Dawes

Front of house: Mrs Sharon Lupton, Mrs Kay McCrae

Caretaker: Mr Steve White

Sports instructor: Mr Andy Booker

Dance instructor: Rethea Coles

Music Specialist Teacher: Mrs Amy Willmott

Midday Meal Supervisors (Principals Catering): Mrs Yvonne Blackbourn, Mrs Michelle Cannon

Wrap-around Club staff: Miss Kelly Wratten and Miss Emma Skelsey


Central Academy Staff

Please CLICK HERE for information about all Central Academy Staff who support our school

How the schools benefit from being part of The Village Academy

Please CLICK HERE to see our Academy Charter for information about The Village Academy and how our school benefits.