Parents/Carers who would like to discuss any issue with regards to their child’s education should contact their Small School Administrator to arrange an appointment with the relevant member of staff. In the first instance, this would normally be the tutor, or for subject specific matters, your child’s subject teacher. To ensure we direct you to the right person to deal with your enquiry, please provide a brief outline of the matter you would like to discuss.

If you wish to communicate via email please use the format:


  • DSP: Emma Bartlett
  • SENDCo: Entela Dervishi
  • Deputy SENDCo: Nyashia Blackburm

Administration Team

  • Careers: Eve Collier
  • Data Manager & External Examinations: Pauline Daly
  • Finance: Anita Jenkins
  • HR: Julie Russell
  • School Nurse: Rani Nadra


small schools

arden (sixth form)

Vice Principal & Head of Arden
Eve Collier

Assistant Principals & Deputy Heads of Arden
Antonio Duran & David Roche

Post-16 Support Officer
Catherine Francis


Vice Principal & Head of Ashdown
Anthony Farr

Assistant Principals & Deputy Heads of Ashdown
Joe Spark & Amandeep Kalote

Support Managers of Ashdown
Lisa Ashley, Claire Hoff & Kate Barbary


Vice Principal & Head of Delamere
Steven Flower

Assistant Principals & Deputy Heads of Delamere
Rich Hill & Jane Barrowcliff

Support Managers of Delamere
Eileen Norton & Tracy Hutchinson


Vice Principal & Head of Sherwood
Stephen Smith

Assistant Principals & Deputy Heads of Sherwood
Argy Kalos & Hayder Khan

Support Managers of Sherwood
Laura Shead & Jackie Lands

finding us


Should you have a complaint, please contact the academy’s principal in the first instance.

If you deem your complaint to be unresolved after the principal has been given the opportunity to respond, please submit a formal complaint in writing to the Academy Director or use this form. Please see the Leigh Academies Trust contact information below.

More detailed information relating to the complaints procedure can be found on the policies page of this website.

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If, as a parent/carer of a pupil attending this academy, you require a paper copy of the information on this website, we shall provide this free of charge. Please contact us using the details on this page.