Meet the Staff

Message from the Staff

All staff at Hallgate Primary School aim to provide a happy and safe environment for your child. We strive to engage your child’s eagerness to learn in order to achieve their full potential.

At various points during the school year we will invite you into school to discuss your child’s progress and to take part in various workshops connected to the curriculum.

The Teaching Staff

  • Headteacher: Mrs J Foster (Deputy Child Protection Officer)
  • Deputy Headteacher: Mr J Sheppard (Child Protection Officer/KS2 Leader)
  • Foundation D: Mrs Dean (SENDCo/Foundation Stage Leader)
  • Foundation G: Miss Griffin
  • Class 1M: Miss Maclachlan
  • Class 1/2H: Miss Forth
  • Class 2M: Mrs Grunner (Acting Key Stage 1 Leader)
  • Class 3/4H: Mr Hopkin (Year 3/4 Phase Leader)
  • Class 3/4R: Mr Rowse
  • Class 3/4Y: Miss Johnson
  • Class 5/6A: Mr Atkinson
  • Class 5/6M: Miss Mitchell
  • Class 5/6S: Mr Sheppard

The Support Staff

  • Mrs F Branfield
  • Mrs D Branton
  • Mrs S Clark
  • Mrs H Collier
  • Mrs L Gear
  • Mrs Hinch (Nursery Nurse)
  • Mrs A Howson
  • Mrs L Isgate (Tues, Wed, Thurs am)
  • Mrs R Jackman
  • Mrs S Kirk
  • Mrs M Lunn
  • Mrs H Moor
  • Mrs J Palmer (HLTA)
  • Ms D Phillips
  • Mr R Rhodes (Sports Coach)
  • Mrs H Roberts
  • Mrs A Siddall
  • Mrs H Windas

Administration Team

  • Mrs MacLachlan (School Business Manager)
  • Mrs Cruickshank  (Admin Officer)
  • Miss Ounsworth (Admin Assistant, Mon & Fri)
  • Mrs Isgate (Admin Assistant, Mon FD, Tue, Wed & Thurs morning)

Site Manager

  • Mr P Creaser

School Cook

  • Mrs R Ellerington