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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

Ms Jenny Redgrove

Deputy Director of Education

Ms J Griffiths

Associate School Leader 


Phase 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 Watkins

KS2 Phase Lead

Curriculum Co-ordinator

Maths Lead

Year 5 and Year 6

(Support and PPA cover)


Ms Kirk (Y6)

Ms Ochap (Y5)


Mr Graves

EY Phase Leader

SENCO/Inclusion Lead

Music Lead



Ms Watson

Ms Shah



Ms Taylor



Year 1

Ms Sorrel


Ms Kent

KS1 Phase Leader

Forest School &


RE Lead


Year 2

Ms Williams

Ms Poggio

Mrs Howard

(Trainee Teacher)

Ms Senior

History and Geography Lead


Year 3

Ms Radford


Ms Farquhar

Science Lead

Year 4

Ms Allen

        Ms Boughton         

             English Lead

Year 5

Ms Ochap

Mrs Ingram

(Trainee Teacher)

Mr Evans

  PE and SPORT Lead

 Year 6

Ms Kirk

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 schools:


The Palmer Primary Academy


Green Ridge 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