Heads of Academy

Our Heads of Academy

Wendy Coates A SJ3 Adele Pearson Sharon Common

Wendy Coates

Head of

Ash Trees Academy

Steven Johnson

Head of

Barbara Priestman Academy

Adele Pearson

Head of

Hope Wood Academy

David Rylance

Head of

The New Bridge Academy

Sharon Common

Head of

Portland Academy

 Role of our Heads of Academy

To provide dynamic and strategic direction, leadership and accountability at the Academy in respect of all aspects of standards and the day to day management of the academy.  Maintain a commitment and partnership among pupils, staff and parents to the academy’s mission in partnership with Executive Head Teacher and the Board of Trustees.  To support the development and the delivery of the Academy Improvement Plan and to lead the staff in reviewing and evaluating the effectiveness of the Academy Development Plan and Self Evaluation.