Our pupils in the ARP have created this display to honour Remembrance Day. We will be paying our respects as a whole school at 11am with 2 minutes silence.


Reception 2021 -2022 Virtual open day meetings! Wednesday 11 November 9.30am Thursday 12 November 1.30pm Wednesday 18 November 9.30am Thursday 19 November 1.30pm Please contact the school as soon as possible to book


Year 6 have been working hard at school this week. Here pupils are having fun creating art through collaging🎨


If you are in receipt of free school meals, please collect your Hamper from our Reception: Tuesday 27 October 2020 10:00–12:00 Wednesday 28 October 2020 10:00–12:00 Thursday 29 October 2020 10:00–12:00 Friday 30 October 2020 between 10:00-12:00 Please maintain social distancing


🚨Year 6 Parent Reminder The deadline for secondary school applications is next Saturday 31st October. Please follow the link here and let us know if you need any assistance.


Reception have been looking at ‘people who help us’ this term. They had a Teams Meeting with a Police Officer for the children to understand the job they do.


Miss Kirby has created an amazing Gingerbread Man shadow puppet show!!


Mrs Lone and Ms Fish have made a video to show you what school is going to be like when we re-open. Things are going to look different, but if you are coming back to school, we don't want you to be scared or worried.


We ❤️ receiving pictures of you all hard at work on your home learning! Please do send in your pictures, whether you are working like this young man here, or doing fun activities in your garden, so we can share them in this week's Newsletter!


Making the most of the breezy weather with handmade kites!


Thanks to the awesome pupils who provide such amazing material for our feed, we now have 500 followers!!! 🎉🥳


Our key worker children (two sibling groups today!) have had a great day making VE Day bunting and learning to write messages in Morse Code!


A ferocious lion has been discovered in HPAO’s playground! 🦁


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Conrad the Year 4 Lewis archaeologist. He found an ancient lost plaque from the Benin Kingdom, it's of the Oba!!!!


Fantastic work, Conrad - or should we call you Indiana Jones?!


Not to be outdone, sister Lola has also appeared on ITV today! Well done, Lola


A huge well done to Spike in Year 1, who had his artwork shown on ITV "Kids Create" yesterday, just before Judge Rinder! Congratulations, Spike - you can give us your autograph when you come back to school 🙂


In the first HPAO Socially-Distanced Cricket Tournament, Mr Court has just been bowled out for 0 by a Year 3 dynamo. (Miss Melhuish hit 2 sixes 💪💪). A gorgeous day for a game outside with our keyworker children


Mrs Lone's Monday Message is now live!


Year 4 are on a roll this week, look at this wonderful bird table made by this clever lad - we are very impressed!

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Meet Our Staff

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.

Senior Leadership Team

Aisha Lone

Head of Academy

Zena Fish

Vice Principal

Joanna Bakewell

Assistant Principal

Year 5 and Year 6 Lead

Alex Stockbridge

Assistant Principle Year 6 Lead

Rachel Cushing

Assistant Principal

Year 3 and Year 4 Lead

Madeline Carponen

EYFS Year 1 and Year 2 Lead

EYFS Teacher

Melanie King


Rebecca Southern

Family Worker

Teaching Staff

Elionai Nunes

EYFS Teacher

Simone Ximines

EYFS Teacher

Rebecca Kirby

Year 1 Teacher

Victoria McCartney

Year 1 Teacher

Lee Griffiths

Year 2 Teacher

Jackie Simmons

Year 2 Teacher

Yvonne Fowler

Year 3 Teacher

Jonathan Jenkins

Year 3 Teacher

Steve Brown

Year 4 Teacher

John Sawh

Year 4 Teacher

Claire Larkin

Year 5 Teacher

Sinead Paearsall

Year 6 Teacher

Niamh Pecorella

Year 6 Teacher

Alix Andy

ARP Teacher

Katy Partridge

ARP Teacher

Louise Richards

Music Teacher

Nick Gearing

PE Teacher

Beverley Haffenden

Trainee Teacher


Bryony Langmaid

Speech and Language

Teaching Assistants

Karen Harding HLTA

Henna Ahmed LSA

Rahana Begum

Amy Brooks

Helena Cooper

George Cummins

Sharon Fitzpatrick

Claire Hunt

Tina Jenkins

Ann-Marie Lisney

Lou Lockett

Rianna Louis

Angela Millard

Paula Phillips

Denise Shields

Lucy Simmons

Joanna Stimpson

Maria Younger

Administration Team

Sue Ebanks

Office Manager | PA

Karyna Suarez Vega

Finance Officer

Ashleigh Griffin

Receptionist | Administrator

Jessica Sawyer

Business Admin Apprentice


Danny Binder


Midday Supervisors

Tracey Elliott

Courtney Lock

Lisa Sheene

Laura Steers