Teaching and Pastoral Staff List

All the teachers and staff at Forest Academy are passionate about teaching our children in a way that captivates, involves and educates. We set the highest standards for ourselves as well as our  pupils. We want all parents to feel a part of their children's education and to develop a real relationship with the Academy and our teachers.
Mrs Grimes


Miss Morley

Deputy Headteacher

Mrs Gough

Deputy Headteacher

Pastoral Staff
Mrs Wright

Safeguarding and Welfare

Miss Edmeades

SENCO/Inclusion Lead

Class Teachers - Early Years and KS1
Miss Huff

Willow class

Forest School Leader

Miss Vercoe

Ash - Reception

R.E Subject Lead

Miss Hopkinson

Beech - Reception

PSHE/RSE Subject Lead
Forest School Leader

Mrs Norton

Snowdrop - Year 1

Key Stage 1 Lead
Geography Subject Lead
History Subject Lead

Mrs Santy

Foxglove - Year 1

Music Subject Lead

Miss Reeve

Hazel - Year 2

Art Subject Lead

Miss Lewis

Oak - Year 2

Forest School Leader

Mrs Eastell


DT Subject Lead

Mrs James
Class Teachers - LKS2 and UKS2
Mrs Gough

Rowan - Year 3

LKS2 Lead
English Subject lead

Mrs Robinson

Elm - Year 3

Miss Arnold

Pine - Year 4

French Subject Lead
Forest School Leader

Mrs Adams

Maple - Year 4

Computing Subject Lead

Mr Baxter

Birch - Year 5

P.E Subject Lead

Miss Morley

Elder - Year 5

UKS2 Lead
Maths Subject Lead

Mrs Baxter

Elder - Year 5

Modern Foreign Languages Subject Lead

Mrs Egan

Chestnut - Year 6

Science Subject Lead

Miss Bussey

Cedar - Year 6

SMSC Subject Lead
Forest School Leader

Miss Rate


Forest School lead Teacher

Mr Nichols