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Lawnside Academy

Who's Who

Come and meet the staff at our school!


Ms. Cheryl Johnson (Designated Safeguarding Lead).

Senior Leadership Team:

Mrs. Lucy Blackford (EYFS Lead Teacher, Safeguarding Team).
Mrs. Zoe Russell (KS1 Lead Teacher).
Mrs. Clair Hanmer (SENDCo/ KS2 Lead Teacher, Safeguarding Team).

Office Staff:

Mrs. Marissa Stoneham (Finance & HR Assistant).
Mrs. Juliet Brookes (Administrative Assistant).

Teaching and Support Staff:

Key Stage 2

Oak (Year 4) – Mr. Kurtis Vince.

Birch (Year 3 / 4) – Miss Harvy Khindey.

Sycamore (Year 3) – Mrs. Clair Hanmer / Mrs. Chris Gower.

KS2 Support Staff – Mrs. McCormack, Mrs. Walker, Mrs. Martin, Mrs. Nikiema and Mrs. Watson-Street.

Key Stage 1

Rowan (Year 2) – Mrs. Zoe Russell / Mrs. Clare Whorrod.

Hazel (Year 1 / 2) – Mrs. Annette Jones.

Cherry (Year 1) – Mrs. Zowie Salvatore / Mrs. Clare Whorrod.

KS1 Support Staff – Mrs. Blackman, Mrs. Allum, Miss Bills, Mrs. Morris and Miss Williamson.

Early Years

Willow – Mrs. Lucy Blackford.

Chestnut – Mrs. Samantha Dawson.

EYFS Support Staff – Miss Slender, Mrs. Allum, Miss Mayes, Miss Aylott, Ms. Archer and Miss Albone.

Pastoral Care:

Mrs. Alison Gardner (Family Support Worker / Safeguarding Team).

Lunchtime Staff:

Mrs. Nacci (Senior MDSA), Mrs. Thomas, Mrs. Blackwell, Mrs. Brennan, Mrs. Presland and Ms. Freedman.

Premises Staff:

Site Agent – Mr. Auburn.

Cleaners – Mrs. Nacci, Mrs. Gilbert and Mrs. Blackwell.