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Staff


Senior Management Team

Head Teacher Ms F Coleman
Deputy Head Teacher Miss G Strong
Bursar Mrs S Easton

Senior Leadership Team

Early Years Lead Mrs S Breakey
Curriculum Lead Miss A Brown
Pastoral Lead Mr P Fargher
SENCO Mrs N Johnson

Form Staff

Reception Mrs S Drought
  Mrs J Hepple - Literacy Subject Leader
Year 1 Mrs J Brown
  Miss R Metcalf
Year 2 Mrs N Johnson
  Miss R Noble - History Subject Leader
Year 3 Mrs F Bailey
  Miss A Brown
  Mrs J Haslam
Year 4 Mr P Fargher
  Mr W Merrin
  Mrs J Pawley - MFL, PSCHE & RE Subject Leader
Year 5 Mrs L Cressey - Geography Subject Leader
  Mr J Stirk - Learning Outside the Classroom
Year 6 Miss J Carle
  Miss G Strong - Maths Subject Leader
First Steps Nursery Mrs S Breakey

Subject Specialists

Latin / Classics Mrs F Bailey
Art Miss L Bell
Science Subject Leader Mrs G Orife
Modern Languages Mrs G Nemri
Music Mr S Waller
PE and Games Mrs A Rackham
  Mr W Merrin
ICT Mr R Boddy

Creative Learning Teachers

Creative Learning Teacher Mrs E Marrison
  Mrs S Rowland

Administration

Finance Manager Mrs J Appleby
Head Teacher's Secretary Mrs M Collinson
Bursar Mrs S Easton
Receptionist/Secretary Miss K Heron
Finance Assistant Mrs L Hill
Caretaker Mr G Henderson
  Mr E Wood

Support Staff

Support Staff Mrs J Bhasin
  Mrs T Boyd
  Mrs V Cook
  Ms J Curtis
  Miss S King
  Mrs L Kirk
  Ms L Noble
  Miss W Nolan
  Ms J Page
  Mrs C Penn
  Miss K Rea
  Mrs C Reed
  Mrs K Salkeld
  Mrs V Urwin
  Mrs S Waggott
  Mrs S Wilks
  Mrs S Winter

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NPS is a forward looking school which consequently never stands still. New resources, methods of teaching, learning opportunities, an ever increasing range of visits and activities are ways that NPS continues to provide the very best in primary education.

Ms Coleman, Head Teacher

Latest News

Feb 2020

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Healthy Eating Workshop

To begin with we reviewed the parts of the digestive system and their functions. We were then able to explore the complex relationship between the dig...

Feb 2020

5

Latin Recitation Competition

Massive congratulations to the Year 6 children who took part in the annual Northumberland and Durham Classical Association Latin Recitation Competitio...

Feb 2020

3

Year 5 Networking and Binary Workshop

Newcastle University School of Computing was the destination for Year 5 on Thursday 30th January.

Feb 2020

1

Exam Celebrations

Each year, Autumn term is a busy time for all children starting in a new year group; none more so than those joining Year 6. Aside from the usual adap...

Jan 2020

31

Year 4 have the Golden Ticket

It is not every day that a school visit takes you to somewhere as thrilling as a chocolate factory.

Jan 2020

23

Year 5 visit Ampleforth College

Year 5 had a very exciting trip to Ampleforth College in North Yorkshire on Tuesday. It was amazing to see the portrait of Cardinal Basil Hume in the ...

Nov 2019

22

Bikeability Course

The weather was kind to Year 4 for a morning of cycling at NPS this morning. Children enjoyed undertaking a variety of cycling tasks, within our g...

Nov 2019

13

Anti-Bullying Week at NPS

NPS children have fully engaged with the themes of friendship, kindness and respect this week. Though of course these attributes are never in short su...

Nov 2019

4

NPS Model City

Over the last four days of half-term the whole school came together to create a marvellous city made from recycled materials. Each child created their...

Nov 2019

4

The Golden Whisk Winner!

We are delighted to announce that our talented chef, Nicole Gibson, was recently awarded a Golden Whisk for the Northern Region. She was nominated for...

Inspection Report

Our recent Regulatory and Compliance Inspection was another success with NPS meeting every standard and therefore being fully compliant .

Read our 2017 inspection report (pdf document) from the Independent Schools Inspectorate.

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IAPS - Excellence in Education - Independent Association of Prep Schools Learning Outside the classroom Bronze Award