Our school is led by Mr Glenn Moore, Headteacher. Mr Moore joined Abbotswood in 2013 with over 20 years teaching experience.
Our deputy headteachers are Ms F. Brocklesby, responsible for Safeguarding and Welfare and Mrs E. Moore (no relation) who looks after Inclusion and Standards.
Our assistant heads support the school in giving additional focus to the areas of attainment, teaching standards and the curriculum. Mrs G. Taylor (Assistant Headteacher) is responsible for Teaching and Learning and Mrs L. Howard (Assistant Headteacher) leads on the curriculum across the school.
Our Year 5 and 6 teams are led by Miss S. Gordine, our Upper School Phase Leader. Miss M. Dunning, who teaches in Year 6, is our Assistant Phase Leader.
Mrs Howard & Mrs Hobbs 6HH, Miss Dunning 6MD, Mr Goodrich 6TG, Mrs Wickens 6EW, Mr Garnett 6AG.
Miss Gordine 5SG (Year 5/6 Phase Leader), Mr Williams 5SW, Miss Young 5CY, Mr Dale 5MD, Mr McCoy 5LM.
Mr Humphries 4eh (Year 4 Leader), Mrs Turk & Mrs Tyson 4TT, Miss Braye 4KB, Mrs Hyde (4DH), Miss Alman (4RM).
Mr Claridge 3AC, Mrs Shipton & Mrs Shimman 3SS, Miss Manning 3KM, Miss Wallin 3CW, Miss Whelan 3LW.
Additionally, we have teachers who cover PPA and sets:
At Abbotswood, we benefit from having two full time sports coaches, who teach PE and Games across the school. They also run a wide variety of very successful after school sports clubs.
Our teaching team are supported by an excellent team of learning support staff.
ELSAs (Emotional Literacy Support Assistant) Mrs Bravery & Mrs Blake
Parent Support Adviser - Ms Evans
We have a team of midday supervisors and cleaners who help keep our school safe and tidy.