Newtown CofE Primary School

R.A.I.S.E - Respect, Achieve, Independence, Self-esteem, Excellence


Who's Who

We have 6 qualified teachers. There are 5 classes.

Miss Rebecca Higgins PG Cert Ed D&T, PGCE, BA - Deputy Head: Class 4 Year 4/5 Teacher

Mr Andrew Hodson NPQH, MA (Ed), PGCE, BA(Hons): Class 1 - Executive Headteacher

Mrs Louise Lench NPQSL, MA (Ed), PG Cert SEN, MaST, PGCE, BA - Teacher: Class 3 Year 2/3

Mrs Anna Lingard PGCE, BA(Hons) - Teacher:Class 2 Year 1/2 

Mr Anders Rowlands NPQSL, PGCE, BA(Hons)- Teacher: Class 5 Year 5/6

Mrs Rachel Wakefield BA (Hons) with QTS - Teacher: Class 1 Nursery/Reception (on Maternity Leave) 


We have 8 Teaching Assistants (also providing Lunchtime Support & Supervision)

Mrs Amanda Crone - Class 1

Mrs Emma Dyson - Class 1

Mrs Julie Hordern - Office cover in autumn term

Mrs Gill Jones - Class 2

Mrs Hazel Prince - Class 5

Mrs Esther Reece - Class 3

Mrs Fiona Rothwell - Class 5

Mrs Sandra Wellings - Class 4



Sports Coach: 

Miss Annette Berg


Lunchtime Supervision: 

Covered by the Teaching Assistant Team


Our Office Staff are:

Mrs Rebecca Hanbury; Secretary (Mon, Tues, Thur & Fri) and Mrs Tina Humphreys; Administrator (Wed)


Our Kitchen Staff are:

Mrs Tracey Bostock - Cook in Charge, Mrs Suzanne Hocknell, Mrs Sarah Ireland, Ms Susan Rogers - Catering Assistants


Our Cleaning Staff are:

Mrs Michelle Haycocks, Mrs Jacqueline Wood