Year 7 Team
Miss K. Dunn
Year 7 Achievement and Standards Leader
I’m Miss Dunn and I am very excited to be working with our new year 7 students! My main role as their Attainment and Standards Leader is to ensure that all students are making progress across our knowledge-rich curriculum and supporting them in their learning. I believe that with guidance and support, all students can be successful through hard work, resilience and determination. As well as working closely with my new year 7 students I would also like to build good relationships with parents and carers to provide further support through academic intervention and enrichment. Please do not hesitate to contact me throughout the year.
Head of Year 7
Hello, my name is Mrs Loades-Vincent. I am the Head of Year 7 at Aldersley High, and I am committed to ensuring that each and every Year 7 pupil feels safe, confident and well looked after during their time at school. My main role is to maintain a high standard of behaviour across the year group, which I look forward to achieving with the support of parents and carers. I pride myself on building positive relationships with all pupils by finding the right balance of being firm but fair to all. Please do not hesitate to contact me at any point during the academic year – my door is always open and I am excited to meet you all!
Head of Year 7
Hello, I’m Mr Pugh and I’m delighted that I get the chance to play a role in your child’s education during their time with us. In my role as head of year it’s my responsibility to make sure that your child has the resources, and help they need to succeed while in a safe, welcoming environment. I’m very proud to be a part of a forward thinking, inclusive institution such as Aldersley and I can’t wait to see what both myself and the students can achieve together. I operate an open door policy for both students and parents alike and look forward to building relationships with as many of you as possible! I look forward to speaking with you all in the near future.
Year 8 Team
Miss K. Dunn
Year 8 Achievement and Standards Leader
I am delighted to be continuing working with our year 8 students this year following a very successful start to their time at Aldersley. Towards the end of this year we will see our students selecting their GCSE subjects which is an important part of their Aldersley journey. Throughout the year I want to ensure that all students are motivated and focused in all subject areas before making their decisions. I will be supporting and inspiring all students throughout year 8 to ensure they have the skills and resources they need to reach their aspirations. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you would like an update on your child’s progress throughout year 8.
Acting Head of Year 8
Hi, Im Mrs Thomson and I have over 10 years experience of working within a pastoral environment and looking after the day to day needs of the students in my care.
My ambition this year is to look after the whole well being of each student within my year group and encourage them all to achieve the best they can and help shape the young adults they will become when they leave school.
I have high expectations of conduct and behavior and will continue to expect the best from my year group and to be being respectful citizens who respect each other and the community around them.
Year 9 Team
Miss L. Dooner
Year 9 Achievement and Standards Leader
I’m Miss Dooner and I am very excited to be the Year 9 ASL, as well as being an English teacher here at Aldersley. Working alongside Miss Williams, my job is to ensure that your child makes fantastic academic progress throughout this crucial school year and is well prepared for their GCSE examinations. I have lots of exciting plans in the pipeline: from university trips to inspirational speakers, employer talks and work experience days. I am determined to ensure that the year group work hard and are rewarded for the fantastic progress that they make. Any queries, questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me or pop in and see me.
Head of Year 9
I am Miss Williams, and I am the pastoral Head of Year 9. Being new to Aldersley will allow me to build relationships with the year group and support them through their new journey into Key Stage 4. As Year 9 are beginning their GCSEs this is a very important time and transition period for them and I am here to support students with any issues or barriers they may come across, whether it is an adjustment to their behaviour; boosting attendance or supporting students with emotional and social development and their overall well-being, whilst allowing me to get to know all of the year group as individuals.
Year 10 Team
Miss L. Dooner
Year 10 Achievement and Standards Leader
I’m Miss Dooner and I am very excited to be the Year 10 ASL, as well as being an English teacher here at Aldersley. Working alongside Mr Taylor, my job is to ensure that your child makes fantastic academic progress throughout this crucial school year and is well prepared for their GCSE examinations. I have lots of exciting plans in the pipeline: from university trips to inspirational speakers, employer talks and work experience days. I am determined to ensure that the year group work hard and are rewarded for the fantastic progress that they make. Any queries, questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me or pop in and see me.
Year 11 Team
Mrs G. Bond
Year 11 Achievement and Standards Leader
My name is Mrs Bond and I am the Year 11 Attainment and Standards Leader, as well as being an English teacher. As part of my role, I will be: tracking and monitoring your child’s progress and attainment during their time at Aldersley; intervening where necessary; reporting grades or concerns home; offering academic support and guidance; and ensuring that an ethos of rewarding excellent effort is established. During this crucial time in your child’s education, it is my aim to support and equip them with the skills and resources that they need in order to be successful at GCSE and beyond- both academically and as rounded individuals. Please contact me if you have any concerns.
Head of Year 11
My name is Mr Pritchard and I am proud to be the Year 11 Pastoral Head of Year. My role as Head of Year is to ensure that all behavioural and emotional concerns are dealt with so that students can access their academic studies fully. I work closely with Mrs Bond, Attainment & Standard Leader for Year 11, and together we ensure that the pupils’ needs are met academically and pastorally.