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Sun shining for inter house hockey


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Great to see the girls enjoying the sunshine for inter-house Hockey in year 6 and 7


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Great Year 6 / 7 hockey


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Verona Gelato and "Norma" opera at Verona Opera House - what an incredible day!


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You're welcome! It was an absolute pleasure!


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Good luck Miss Morrell running the today. You can do it! 🏃🏼‍♀️🎽🏅


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Our morning tour of Verona and Juliet's house and balcony on Shakespeare's Birthday!


Good luck to all running the today. Good luck Miss Morrell!


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Such a warm welcome and reception from the Venetians for our concert - Grazie Venice!


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Then a backstage tour of Teatro La Fenice - a jewel on the Venetian Crown!


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We started today with a glass-blowing demonstration! We applauded a master at work creating a glass horse!…


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Vapouretto to San Marco! Tour of the Basilica. Venice is just stunning


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Mask-Making after lunch 'Macana - how talented and creative are our girls!


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Great opportunity for Maths enthusiasts


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Rehearsing this morning, Venetian sun pouring into our rehearsal space, sublime


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A taste of our concert tomorrow!


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And there's so much more!


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leading Juniors. We like it!


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are off to Verona and Venice for a fabulous music and theatre tour - Bon voyage!


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in concerto chiesa di San Stae


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We've arrived at Hotel Venezia! We're so excited to be here


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Big progress at Seniors as the new steel structure for the East Block has started taking shape


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ditching tiaras for Reception star of day Like the new superwoman theme?


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The magic of Morocco: read the latest GDST Travel Scholarship report by Saina from


Welcome to the latest issue of HIGHLIFE ezine - enjoy!


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Mrs Elliott's Year 9 class captured the 'real' Newt Scamander in their Biology class. He's been affectionately nick…


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Our lovely Year 6 girls helping our Year 1s in the Easter egg hunt


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Whatever your Chocolate Egg preference, here's the chemistry behind your favourite. Happy Easter from everyone in t…


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And Paragon are the House Debating champions !


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Great to see Yr 4's DT chairs - designers of the future!


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Congratulations to our inspiring music dept. for their ISM gold award


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for . My piece of Earth is #50402 at 67.16° N, 19.44° E. Which one will you get?


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rock band performing for international Jamnesty


Brilliant Geography class!


Exploring the volcanic lava lake in Ethiopia - fascinating!


Bringing lessons to life with Google expedition today - exciting!


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This is vey exciting!!


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Developing Engineering Habits of Mind in Zen & Art of Motorcycle Maintenance Club


'Alternate reality' - read interview with our Head in School Report mag


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Tom Beardmore-Gray explains why the invests so heavily in sport


Senior Leadership Team

Head Mrs C Chandler-Thompson BA (Hons) Exeter; PGCE  
Deputy Head (Pastoral) Mrs C Maddison BA Staffordshire, MSc, Leicester; PGCE
Deputy Head (Academic) Miss P Dunn MA Oxford; PGCE
Assistant Head (Co-curricular and Enrichment) Mrs C Pheiffer BA London; QTS
Assistant Head (Organisation and Communication)   Mrs N Argile BSc Newcastle; MSc; PGCE 
Director of Finance and Operations  Mr R Ryan



Junior School Leadership Team

Head of Junior School    Mrs S Skevington LLB (Hons) Sheffield; PGCE, EYP
Deputy Head of Junior School  Mrs M Gilfedder-Bonnar LLB (Hons) Strathclyde; BSc (Honours) Psychology; PGCE
Assistant Head and Head of Key Stage 2  Ms S Daly BEd Greenwich
Head of Key Stage 1  Mrs N Roberts MEd, Belfast, MA (Hons); PGCE
Head of EYFS Ms S Eastaugh BEd Greenwich
Teacher ic Nursery Mrs H Cannell BA Hons, Hull; PGCE


Senior School Teaching

Design Technology and Creative Arts

Mr T Masters BA (Hons), Dip Arch (Hons Architecture; PGCE Goldsmiths  Head of Design

Mrs M Aspden BA (Hons) London;  PGCE  

Mr D Branch BA (Hons) Middlesex; PGCE   Head ofArt 
Mrs I Gilbert BA St Martins, London; PGCE   

English Faculty 

Ms A Chandler MA BA (Hons) Cambridge, MA London; QTS Head of English Faculty
Mrs C Beecham BA (Hons) Brunel, MA Goldsmiths; PGCE English and Head of Year 8 
Ms F Meadows BA (Hons) York; MA PGCE   English
Ms H Retallack BA (Hons) Sussex; MA; PGCE English

Humanities Faculty

Mr I Gerrard BA Bangor; PGCE Head of History and Head of Humanities Faculty 
Mr B Crozier BA (Hons), Leeds; PGCE    History and Extended Project Qualification
Mrs A Neilson Nagy BA (Hons) UCL; PGCE History and Philosophy
Miss G Parsons BA (Hons), Nottingham; PGCE  History and Politics
Mr T Cannon BA Nottingham; PGCE  Head of Business and Enterprise 
Mrs A Meachen BSc (Hons) London, PGCE Business and Economics
Miss S Williams MA Cantab (Cambridge); PGCE Head of Classics, Assistant Head of Sixth Form 
Miss E Wood PGCE; Greenwich French
Mrs M Ryan BA London  Latin 
Mrs L Stevens BSc Plymouth; PGCE  Head of Geography and Educational visits co-ordinator 
Mr P Atkinson MA, BA (Hons), Leeds; PGCE Geography and Head of Upper School (Years 9, 10 and 11) Academic
Ms R Sivyer MSc, BA (Hons) London; PGCE Head of Psychology
Mr S Barnett BA (Hons), Lancaster, MA Lancaster Head of Religious Studies

Maths Faculty 

Mrs S O'Hanlon ACCEG, BSc London; PGCE Head of Maths Faculty
Ms W Short MA Sussex, BSc Bath; PGCE Maths 
Miss J Szili MSc, BA Budapest Maths
Mr R Whitely BSc Belfast: PGCE Maths
Miss H Dickinson BSc (Hons) Loughborough; PGCE Head of Computing 
Mr D Nott BSc Reading  Director of IT and teacher of Computing 

Modern Foreign Languages 

Mrs N Rosado BA Spain; PGCE Acting Head of MFL and teacher of Spanish 
Mrs A Turvey BA (Hons), Bangor: A, QTS  Head of German
Ms K Fortin MA Lille; PGCE Leeds  French
Miss E Wood PGCE; Greenwich  
Mrs T Chung BA Canterbury; DipEd, TESOL Head of Mandarin 

Performing Arts Faculty 

Mrs J Tyrrell BA Sussex; PGCE  Head of Drama and Head of Year 7 
Mr G Corr MA, BA (Hons), Bournemouth; PGCE Drama
Mrs E Gunton BMus (Hons), Royal College of Music, dipABRSM; QTS  Director of Music and School Consultant Teacher
Miss R Smith MA Goldsmiths, BMus Hons; PGCE Music 

Physical Education Department 

Miss H Morrell BSc (Hons); Brunel Director of Sport 
Miss E Reed Grad Dip Ed, Western Australia BSc; Western Australia  PE and Head of Upper School (Years 9, 10 and 11) Pastoral  
Mrs L Brooks BSc St Mary's; PGCE PE
Miss J Swinge BA (Hons), Chichester; QTS PE
Miss A Newton PE
Miss T McGovern PE (Student Teacher)

Science Faculty

Dr A Mustafa BSc Cantab. PhD Cantab; PGCE Head of Science Faculty
Mr D Laber BSc Bristol; PGCE Head of Biology
Mrs K Elliott BSc Cardiff; PGCE Biology and Head of Sixth Form
Mr P Jordan BSc City; PGCE  Head of Physics
Miss I Chowdhury BSc London; MSc; PGCE Physics
Miss L Maggs BSc (Hons) Portsmouth; PGCE Science


Junior School Teaching


Mrs A Brown BA Goldsmiths; PGCE 
  Mrs H Cannell BA (Hons), Hull; PGCE
  Mrs A Waite BA Greenwich, BSc London; PGCE


Mrs A Smith, BEd London
  Ms S Eastaugh, BEd Greenwich

Year 1

Mrs N Roberts, MEd Belfast, MA (Hons); 
  Miss V White, BA Exeter; PGCE

Year 2 

Mrs J Donnelly BA London
  Mrs M Karakosta BA South Africa

Year 3 

Mrs N Gould BA Birmingham; PGCE 
  Miss C Wilmot BA (Hons) Leeds; PGCE

Year 4 

Mr N Monstert Higher Dip in Education, South Sfrica
  Ms S Daly BEd Greenwich

Year 5 

Mrs M Gilfedder-Bonnar LLB (Hons) Strathclyde: PGCE
  Mrs R Coles MA Cantab. GTP

Year 6

Mrs L Nolan BSc Hull; PGCE


Ms A Hamburger BA (Hons) Camberwell


Mrs A Wehner-Moriseau PGCE Canterbury, Maitrise in English Literature and Civilisation, Universite Francois Rabelais-Tours


Mrs. J. Sharma BA (Hons) Leeds

Teaching Assistants



Mrs J Cornwell NNEB Forest School Leader  Foundation degree Early Years; BA (Hons) Early Years 

Mrs L Maloney NNEB

Mrs M Nance BTEC National Certificate

Mrs L Reis NVQ Level 2 Childhood Education, NVQ Level 3 TA


Mrs A Shelley NVQ Level 3

Mrs J Truman Foundation Degree in Early Years Education


Year 1 

Miss T Stadnik MA Poland

Mrs F Kiroglu

Mrs R Matharu BSc, Level 2 Teaching Assistant

Year 2 

Miss M Crampton

Mrs E Morris NVQ Level 3, Diploma in Early Years and Education

Year 3 

Mrs D Galbraith BTEC in Childhood Studies 

Ms T Smith BA Greenwich 

Year 4/5/6 

Mrs L Madduri BSc NVQ level 2 & 3 Early Years & Childcare


Junior School Support Staff

Administrator and PA to Head of Junior School 

Mrs M Coles 

Administrative Assistants 

Ms S McCully

Mrs L Scrace

Mrs J Welsh

IT Technician

Mr R Wraight

After School Care Supervisor 

Ms L Reis

After School Care Assistants 

Ms S Phillips

Mrs L Sadgrove

Ms A Morris

Ms S Morris BSc London Metropolitan

Midday Supervisor

Mrs P Dedman

School Nurse

MRs S Morgan-Elphick UKCC RGN, Registered Paediatric Nurse

School Counsellor 

Mrs F Taylor BACP

Junior School Caretakers 

Mr A Baird

Mr S Kadavath (Evening Caretaker)

Junior School Mini Bus Driver 

Mr R Eyers


Senior School Support Staff

PA to Head and Office Manager

Mrs K Cotton 

Site Network Manager 

Mr K Arrowsmith BA Canterbury Christ Church  

Marketing Manager 

Mrs C Rafferty

Marketing Assistant 


Examinations Office  

Mrs J Hrebien BSc (Hons) Loughborough; PGCE

Admissions Officer 

Mrs F Nichols BA London 

SLT Administrative Assistant 

Mrs A Allen 

IT Technician

Mr L Amber


Mrs D Glazebrook BSc (Hons) Northumbria

Learning Support Assistant/SENCO

Mrs B Fitzpatrick BEd (Hons), HDip and MA 

Administrative Assistant   

Mrs S Baber

Human Resource Assistant 

Mrs S Read 


Mrs J Smith

Miss S Rowland

School Nurse 

Mrs S Morgan-Elphick UKCC RGN Registered Paediatric Nurse

School Counsellor 

Mrs F Taylor BACP

Laboratory Technicians 

Mrs R Richards BSc Teeside

Mrs A Birkett MSc, BSc (Hons)

DT and Art Technicians 

Mr A Weaver BA Wolverhampton, Ma London 

Ms F McCaul BA Leeds, MA Leeds

Language Assistants 

Ms H Simsolo

Ms H Li

Ms I Ludzik

Mrs K Tatzel

Enterprise Caretaker 

Mr T Cole 

Senior Caretaker 

Mr D Grayson 

Assistant Caretaker 

Mr S Meredith (also Mini Bus Driver)

Mr T Cole (Saturday - Enterprise Open Door)

Gap year tutors 

Miss K Boness

Miss J Needham

Miss Waterson

Visiting LAMDA Coaches 

Miss L Tregear BA Oxford

Miss K Wilton

Mr T Wilton BA Manchester

Mrs C Critchlow RAD 

School Governing Board

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Mr. J. Vennis BSC, P.G.C.E


Mrs J Eastaugh

Mrs L Fitzpatrick

Mrs K James

Ms J Jones

Ms R Russell

Ms C White




Visiting Music Staff at Senior School

Brass and Oboe

Miss M Hardman BMus (Hons), PG Dip 

Clarinet and Saxaphone 

Mr L Hignell BMus, GGSM

Electric and Acoustic Guitar 

Mr L Luckett LGSM 


Mrs K Blonz MMus, PG Dip 


Miss C Venton 

Ms M Obejera BMus

Piano and Theory 

Ms R Bouwmeester PG Dip 

Violin and Viola 

Mr A Dennant BA (Hons)


Ms N Wydenbach BA (Hons), BMus, GradDip (RCM)  

Mrs J Riley BA (Hons), PGDip (RAM), LRAM


Ms R Browne BMus


Mrs J Kemp BMus (Hons)

Cello and Double Bass  

Mr D James