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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

Jul 2019

4

Zeb Soanes visits NPS

On Tuesday the children from Reception and Years 1-4 were treated to a day with Radio 4 Presenter, Zeb Soanes. He talked about his incredible first...

Jul 2019

3

Brilliant Buddy Trips

The sun has shone this week for our Year 1 and 4 Buddy trips where children enjoyed a range of activities with their older or younger friends.

Jun 2019

28

DHSG Rounders

Year 4, 5 and 6 rounders teams all enjoyed their matches against Durham High School for Girls. There was some fantastic batting from Mabel , Callisto ...

Jun 2019

23

Northumbrian Schools Orienteering Championships

Our young map reading runners had a great day at the recent Northumbrian Schools Orienteering Championships at Plessey Woods Country Park. Everyone in...

Jun 2019

21

Eqyptologists of the Future

The Egypt Topic has gripped Year 4 who have learned lots and produced some fabulous work. They have undertaken research, explored maps and created pyr...

Jun 2019

16

Jaguar Primary School Challenge

Our Year 5 and 6 teams had a brilliant time at the national final for the Jaguar Primary School Challenge in Warwick. The children spent a lot of time...

May 2019

20

Children's Cancer Run 2019

Sunday 19th May brought another successful Greggs Cancer run in which the children, parents and staff of NPS were out in their masses to support the g...

May 2019

14

Souter Lighthouse

On Tuesday 14th May, the sun was shining brightly as Year 2 travelled to Souter Lighthouse to enrich their topic on lighthouses.

May 2019

10

Year 2 at Rainton Meadows

Year 2 enjoyed a wet but wonderful trip to Rainton Meadows. We participated in a range of activities including: habitat exploring, pond-dipping and a ...

May 2019

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Welcome Morning for Children starting in September 2019

We are delighted to invite all those new parents joining school to a Welcome Morning on Friday 10th May at 9.30-10.30am Here parents will have the opp...

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.

NPS Life

NPS Life

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Facilities

Facilities

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