The ducklings are leaving us today to pastures new with Miss Andy, so other classes have been looking after them before they waddle off🐥🐥🐥🐥🐥


Ship ahoy! Year 5 were all aboard the cutty sark today for a voyage of discovery


We have amazing writers in our Retelling the story of the very hungry caterpillar. 🐛#successforall


Day 8 in the House at We have 5 fluffy friends


Day 7 in the HPAO house. The ducklings are looking very fluffy, they love having a cuddly and are rather playful!


Some of our families are skydiving in June to raise money for expupil Lewis who is currently being treated for leukaemia for the second time. You can sponsor them by following the link. All money goes to our St Andrew’s house charity


Thank you for a slick, well run morning of cross country children and families had a wonderful time.


A team of smiling Year 4 boys who finished an amazing morning of cross country for . Well done to all staff, mums, dads and carers for coming along.


She is the one and only superstar Year 4 girl runner! Woohoo!


A team of 5 Year 3 boys - all from St Andrew’s house! Also thrilled with themselves and their accomplishment.


A team of 6 all smiles. All winners to us. Year 3 girls. 🏃‍♀️🏃🏾‍♀️


The Year 3 girls are off!


Today we have three HPAO ducklings!


Fabulous book character outfits for from Mrs ‘Paddington’ Abey, Mrs ‘Rainbow fish’ Dench and Mr ‘Trunchbull’ Robinson.


HPAO staff yoga session last night to restore and refocus.


The farm visited HPAO today much to Year 1s delight! They got to see calves, lambs, pigs, chickens and goats. They were able to stroke them and even got to feed the little lamb his milk!


Parents enjoyed reading with their children in this morning too.


For today parents came in to read with their children.


We are celebrating today. Wonderful turn out from staff and children! We are celebrating being readers.


The first HPAO ducklings have hatched! “It’s super exciting”

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

Staff at our Academy

Our teachers and support staff are the backbone of our academy. They work tirelessly to ensure that all of our pupils are happy and making progress.


Class Teacher


Teaching Assistant

Year 6

Prerna Patel

Teaching & Learning Lead

Niamh Dilworth (Teacher in Training)

Amy Brooks

Year 6

Joanna Bakewell

Assistant Principal

Literacy Lead

Year 5

Veena Subra


Denise Shields/Helena Cooper

Year 5

Tom Condry



Year 4

Steve Brown

Science Lead

Angela Millard/Helena Cooper

Year 4

Seren Kara


Debbie Mosettig

Year 3

Lorna Bell



Year 3

Alixandra Andy


Lou Lockett

Year 2

Charlotte Reygate


Anna Sackley

Year 2

Katy Partridge


Karen Jeffery

Jacqueline Simmons

(Teacher in Training)

Year 1

Victoria McCartney

Read Write Inc Lead

Vicki Brice

Year 1

Francesca Rawlinson


Lucy Simmons


Sarah Dench

Assistant Principal EYFS & KS1

Louise  Wharf

Michelle Pryke (from Feb 18)

(Early Years Educators)


Jessica Maple


Specialist Support Provision

Heather Durrant



Paula Phillips

Pat Bentley

Isobel Oxley

Maria Younger

  Amanda Rose HLTA  
  Karen Harding HLTA  
  Sharon Fitzpatrick Teaching Assistant: Reading Booster  


Catherine Irving

Family Worker

Safeguarding Lead



Louise Richards

Music Lead



Alicia Ruiz-Gamarro

Spanish Teacher



Melody Berthoud

Vice Principal

Curriculum and Assessment



Paul Robinson

Executive Principal



Enoka Abey




Vikki Melhuish

PA to Executive Principal

Office Manager



Sandra Falvey

Shirley Heasman

Amanda Euden

Administration Team


Librarian and Administrative support



Karyna Suarez Vega

Finance Officer



Dan Bell

Premises Manager



Lee Coleman

Premises Officer  


Lorna Small

Mary Simner

Midday Supervisors