Mesty Croft Academy

Believe and Achieve


Meet the Team

Our Staff from September 2019


Our Senior Leadership Team:

Headteacher: Mrs L Bray (Designated Safeguarding Lead)

Deputy Headteacher: Mr R Shaw (Deputy DSL)

Assistant Headteacher (KS2 Lead and English Lead): Miss R Kelsey (Deputy DSL)

SENCo and Acting EYFS Lead: Mrs S Aggarwal (Deputy DSL)

KS1 Lead and Maths Lead: Miss S Usher

School Business Manager: Mrs J Rana


Chair of Governors: Mr A Houlston

Vice Chair of Governors: Mr B Patel-Sadler


Our Teaching Staff:

Year 6: Mr A Fellows and Miss R Kelsey

Year 5: Miss A Jones and Miss E Dukes

Year 4: Miss H Robinson and Miss N Markham-Randall

Year 3: Miss J Smith and Mr R Shaw

Year 2: Miss S Usher and Miss J Robinson
Year 1: Miss D Armstrong and Miss K Samra

Reception: Mrs S Aggarwal and Mrs J Thickett

Nursery: Miss J Neal

UPR Teachers: Mrs C Gallagher & Mrs S Broster

Mrs L Fitzgerald and Miss S White


Our Support Staff:

Year 6: Mrs E Whitehurst, Mr L Smith and Mr J Preece

Year 5: Miss L Marriott and Mrs R Begum

Year 4: Mrs T Elks and Mrs G Shaw 

Year 3: Mrs R Mansell, Mrs L Leadbeater and Mrs K Corns

Year 2: Mrs K Binning and Miss C Lloyd

Year 1: Mrs H Ore, Miss A Owen and Mrs C Taylor

Reception: Mrs S Daniels and Mrs R Evans

Nursery: Miss G Farley and Mrs D Chawner



Our HLTAs:

EYFS: Miss G Farley

Key Stage 1: Mrs L Baker

Key Stage 2: Mrs T Elks



Inclusion Manager: Mrs C Jackson (Deputy DSL)

Speech, Language and Communication: Mrs L Marriott

Sports Ambassador: Mr B Lester

Community Sport & Health Officer Apprentice: Mr D Caunt

Family Support Practitioner: Mrs D Dhanda (Deputy DSL)


Office Manager: Miss S Bate

Administrator: Mrs M Civil


Our Site Team:

Site Manager: Mr P Morton

Cleaner in Charge: Mrs H Chapman

Cleaners: Mrs T Loynes and Miss E Tipton


Our Lunchtime Supervisors and Servers:

Ms A Burton, Mrs J Coombes, Mrs A Davies, Miss L Doody, Ms R Doody, Mrs D Hall, Mrs J Murphy,

Miss A Simkin, Mrs K Tickle, Miss E Tipton, Mrs Y Simms

Mellors Serving Staff - Mrs A Melia and Miss C Sargeant


Our Breakfast Club Attendants:

Mrs H Chapman, Miss C Shakespeare, Mrs K Tickle, Ms R Doody, Mr L Smith