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Who's Who

 Water Lane Primary Academy Staff



Executive Headteacher

Ms Rees


Head of School

Ms Ward


School Business Manager

Ms Stephenson



Reach2 Support Staff


Ms G Ellyard

Regional Director – North Central Region

Ms J Johnson

Associate School Leader

Ms J Griffiths

Associate School Leader

Mr M Rahman

Associate School Leader 



Teaching & Learning

Ms Lemon

(prev Ms Savage)

Assistant Head of School

Mr Watkins


Senco & Inclusion

Mr Graves



Office Manager

Ms Curtis


Office Assistant

Ms Wright


Site Manager

Mr de Wijk



Class Teachers

Year Group

Learning Support 

Mr Graves

SENCO, EY Phase Leader, Music


Ms Lucking

Ms Watson


Ms Kent

Curriculum and

Social Sciences

Year 1

Ms Sorrell

Ms Shah

Ms Clark

(Trainee Teacher)

Ms Lemon

(Prev Ms Savage)

English, Teaching and Learning,

 KS1 Phase Leader

Year 2

Ms Williams


Ms Senior



Year 3

Ms Radford

Ms Farquhar

Art and Design



Year 4

Ms Allen

Ms Cascarina

(Student Teacher)

       Ms Boughton         

         (prev Ms Newhouse)


Year 5


Ms Byrne


Mr Watkins

Maths, Teaching and Learning,

KS2 Phase Leader


Year 6

Ms Kirk

Mr Speechly and Mr Evans

Year 5 and 6 team teachers 



ICT and PE

 PPA/Leadership Cover


LSA support in each year group

Head Cook

Ms Bannister

Assistant Cook

Ms Pisula


Catering Assistant

Ms Bradley


MDA duty

(all LSAs)

MDA duty

(all LSAs)

MDA duty

(all LSAs)

Reach2 Academy Trust

REAch2 – North Central Region


Founded in 2012, REAch2 Academy Trust is the largest primary-only academy trust in England. REAch2 Academy Trust is a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with company number 08452281. Registered office address: Scientia Academy, Mona Road, Buton-on-Trent, Staffordshire DE13 0UF.



REAch2 main office – 020 7706 8981


REAch2 Financial Information -


To effectively provide high quality support to all REAch2 schools a regional model has been adopted.  There are four regions; South Central, North Central, The Midlands and East Anglia. 


Our school is in the North Central Region along with the following school cluster:


The Palmer Primary Academy


Purfleet Primary Academy


Woodside Primary Academy


Civitas Primary Academy


Langtons Junior Academy

(Hornchurch )

Garden City Primary Academy


Ranikhet Primary Academy


Chigwell Primary Academy


Pemberley Primary Academy


Newhall Primary Academy


Dorothy Barley Junior Academy


Wilshere-Dacre Junior Academy


Athena Primary Academy


Chapel End Junior Academy


Concordia Primary Academy