Heads of Academy

Our Heads of Academy

Adele Pearson Sharon Common

Rachel Hargreaves

Acting Head of

Ash Trees Academy

Rachel Hargreaves

Head of

Barbara Priestman Academy

Adele Pearson

Head of

Hope Wood 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 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.