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"Castle School Education Trust is committed to high quality education across the primary, secondary and sixth form key stages. Our schools cover the South Gloucestershire area. We encourage independence within each school within a strong framework of values."

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Downend

  • Thursday 12 Sept Year 10 parent meeting for French trip      Year 12 parents information evening      Thursday 19 Sept Year 7 parents information evening      Thursday 26 Sept Open evening      Monday 30 Sept Dale Fort Biology trip departs (3 days)

School Leadership Team

Head of Year 7Andrew Grant

 

CHIEF EXECUTIVE CSET

Will Roberts  PA to CEO  Heather MacCallum

SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM:

Headteacher

Joe Docherty

 PA to Head Teacher

 

Deputy Headteachers

Clare Bradford

 

Katherine Wilson

 

 

Assistant Headteachers

Sam Bark

 

 

 

Andy Bethell

 

Elaine Feltham

 

Gill Miller

 

Emma Prior 

 

 Head of Sixth Form

Sarah Ockenden

 

 

 

School Business Manager Malcolm Biggs

NQT / ITT

Cressida Inglis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STUDENT SUPPORT:

 

STUDENT CENTRE:

 

 

 Head of Year 7

Jodie Palmer

Student Centre Manager

Ally Budd (Manager)

Head of Year 8

Andrew Grant

First Aid / Attendance

Joanne Rygol

Head of Year 9

Emma Colwill

Exams Officer Dawn Rowe

Head of Year 10

Catherine Cheese

EAL Co-ordinator Laura Knowles

Head of Year 11

Wayne Underwood

Life Skills Co-ordinator Rebecca Maurice

BTEC Co-ordinator

Clare Bowden

Literacy

Ali Griffiths

 

 

 

 

 

SIXTH FORM:

 

 

 

 

Head of Sixth Form

Sarah Ockenden

Sixth Form Admin

Sonya Harvey

Assistant Head of Sixth Form

Paul Turner

Student Support Assistant

Russell Summers