Mrs New - Headteacher
Mrs New is our Headteacher. She plays the piano in assembly and she has lots of lovely stickers in her desk, which she gives us when she is pleased with us. She is very proud of all the children and staff in our school.
Likes – Jive dancing, rainbows, sunshine and sparkly things (diamonds, wine and glitter…)!
Dislikes – Slugs and other slimy creatures! Any form of mess and people who are unkind or rude!
Mrs Owens - Deputy Headteacher
Mrs Owens is our Deputy Head, Inclusion Co-ordinator and Leader of Teaching and Learning. She is part of the Literacy team. She has been a teacher in West Sussex for 16 years and she has worked in an International School in Antigua. She has worked at East Preston Infant School for 2 years. She enjoys working with children in 'The Hive'. She is very friendly and is always happy.
Likes – Butterflies, owls and sewing.
Dislikes – Being tickled, snakes and brussel sprouts.
Miss Mace - Reception Class Teacher and Early Years Leader
Miss Mace is a teacher in one of the Reception Classes and the Early Years Leader. She is our PE Co-ordinator and is part of the Literacy team. She always has a happy smile. She is also a Staff Governor of our school.
Likes - Chocolate
Dislikes – Spiders
Miss Dalziel - Reception Class Teacher
Miss Dalziel is a Class Teacher in Reception. She has a love of reading and is excited to share lots of stories with her class. She is always looking for new ways to make learning fun. She is kind and always smiling.
Likes - Dr Suess stories and orang-utans.
Dislikes - Rudeness and wobbly teeth.
Mrs Ellis - Reception Class Teacher
Mrs Ellis is a Class Teacher in one of our Reception classes. She is our Science Co-ordinator, joint ICT Co-ordinator, Outdoor leader and part of the Literacy team. She believes that Science should be fun and exciting. She is friendly and kind.
Likes - Butterflies, dancing, sewing, card making (being creative!)
Dislikes - wasps, ice-cream and untidiness
Mrs Payne - Reception Class Teacher
Mrs Payne is one of our Reception Class Teachers. She is our Art, joint ICT and Rights Respecting Schools Co-ordinator. She is also part of the Maths team. She is friendly and helpful.
Likes - Dogs, walking her Golden Retriever Henry, swimming and living by the sea.
Dislikes - Spiders and rainy days.
Miss Dearlove - Year 1 Class Teacher
Miss Dearlove is a Class Teacher in Year 1. She is part of the Literacy team and is supporting the Science Co-ordinator. She loves learning outside and enjoys being active. She is friendly and kind.
Likes - Walking with her dog Luna, being arty, anything chocolate and going camping with friends.
Dislikes - Small, dark spaces and people who don't think about other's feelings.
Mr Lake - Year 1 Class Teacher
Mr Lake is one of our Year 1 Teachers. He is a member of the Maths team and helps to run the after school cooking club. He is friendly and helpful.
Likes – Reading, playing the guitar or drums, football and Formula one.
Dislikes – Heights, bad manners, cold and rainy days.
Mrs Rickard - Year 1 Class Teacher and Year Leader
Mrs Rickard is one of our Year 1 Class Teachers. She is Music, PSHCE Co-ordinator and part of the Maths team. She is keen to use her teaching experience to contribute to the on-going development of the school.
Likes - Running, skiing, music, making cards and being with family and friends.
Dislikes - Marzipan, bad manners and heights.
MIss Ellis - Year 2 Class Teacher and Year Leader
Miss Ellis is a Class Teacher in one of the Year 2 classes. She is our Design and Technology Co-ordinator and is part of the Maths team. She really enjoys dancing and used to compete when she was younger. She loves to laugh and make people happy.
Likes - Disney, the winter months, chocolate and her dog Lola!
Dislikes - Heights and unkindness
Mrs Morrow - Year 2 Class Teacher
Mrs Morrow is a Class Teacher in Year 2. She is our Geography co-ordinator and is also part of the Literacy team. She really enjoys singing and acting and likes to get her class to do lots of this too. She is friendly and kind.
Likes – Going to the theatre, walking on the downs and swimming in the sea.
Dislikes – Loud bangs from fireworks or balloons.