Mrs Sarah Senior   (Designated Safeguarding Lead, Assessment, Staff Appraisal, Music Lead, School Governor)


Assistant Headteacher

Mrs Jeanette Dearnley   (Teaching and Learning, Deputy DSL, KS2 English Subject Leader , Maths Lead, Transition Lead, Educational Visits Co-ordinator, School Governor, Owls Class Teacher)

Senior Lead Teacher

Miss Alison Walshe   (SENDCO, Community Link Teacher,  KS1 English Subject Leader, MfL, Squirrels Class Teacher)



Mrs Diane Wilkinson   (EYFS Leader, Humanities Lead, Rabbits Class Teacher)

Miss Eleanor Stower  (Science, Design Technology, Hedgehogs Class Teacher)

Miss India Whitfield   (RE and PSHCE Leader, Mental Health Champion, Staff Well being Lead, Foxes Class Teacher)

Miss Charlotte Coy   (The Arts Leader, Woodpeckers Class Teacher)

Mr Christopher Booth (Computing and PE Lead, Woodpeckers Class teacher)


Support Staff

Mrs Carole Fisher   (HLTA, Senior ETA, First Aider)

Mrs Sharon Rathmell   (HLTA, Senior ETA, First Aider)

Mrs Helen Smyth   (HLTA, ESA)

Miss Melissa Scott   (Nursery Nurse, ETA, First Aider)

Mrs Julie Booth   (ETA, First Aider)

Mrs Candice Fisher   (ETA, First Aider)

Mrs Sharon Thorpe   (ETA, First Aider)

Miss Katie Mannifield   (ESA, SEN support, School Governor)

Mrs Laura Rowe   (Casual ESA)


Lunchtime Supervisors

Mrs Pam Preston   (Senior Lunchtime Supervisor, First Aider)

Mrs Sharon Dobson   (Lunchtime Supervisor)

Miss Sophie Eastwood   (Lunchtime Supervisor)

Mrs Laura Rowe   (Lunchtime Supervisor)

Mrs Sarah Smith   (Lunchtime Supervisor, First Aider)

Mrs Jayne Pickering   (Relief Lunchtime Supervisor)


Admin Staff

Mrs Alison Haigh   (School Business Manager, School Admissions, Website Administrator)

Miss Dianne Hardwick   (Business Support Officer)


Site Management

Mr Fergus Brookes   (School Caretaker)

Skelmanthorpe Academy

Elm Street, Skelmanthorpe, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD8 9DZ

01484 863306