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 Water Lane Primary Academy Staff



Assistant Headteacher

Mr Watkins



Mrs Ward 


School Business Manager

Ms Stephenson



Reach2 Leadership,Teaching and Learning Support 


Ms G Ellyard

Director of Education

Mr D Hughes

Deputy Director of Education

Ms Sarah Rees

Executive Headteacher

Ms J Griffiths

Associate School Leader 



Ms Kent  


Assistant Headteacher

Mr Watkins  


Senco & Inclusion

Mr Graves  


Office Manager

Ms Curtis


Office Assistant

Ms N Wright

Site Manager

Mr de Wijk


Class Teachers

Year Group

Learning Support 

Mr Graves

SENCO,  Music

EY Phase Leader


Ms Lucking

Ms Watson



Ms Kent


KS1 Phase Leader 

Year 1

Ms Sorrel

Ms Poggio


Ms S Wright


Year 2

Ms Williams


Ms Senior



Year 3

Ms Radford

Ms Farquhar



Year 4

Ms Allen

Ms Cascarina

(Trainee Teacher)


       Ms Boughton         


Year 5


Ms Allen / Ms Kirk



Mr Watkins

Maths, Teaching and Learning

KS2 Phase Leader

Year 6

Ms Kirk


Mr Evans

Year 5 and 6 teacher


PE and Sport specialist

 PPA/Leadership Cover

LSA support in each year group

Head Cook

Ms Bannister

Assistant Cook

Ms Pisula


Catering Assistant

Ms Bradley


Assistant Cleaner

Ms Franklin

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: Henhurst Ridge Primary Academy, Henhurst Ridge, Branston, Burton-Upon-Trent, DE13 9SZ.



REAch2 main office – 01283 246433         


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