For Results Days information, please visit our Exam Information page or our social media platforms.
Wishing all of #TeamLeAF a wonderful and safe summer break! We look forward to seeing you all again in September. INSET day is 3th September. Y9 & 12 Induction is 4th September with the whole school in on Monday 7th.

School Staff


To contact a staff member, please click the teachers name or use the extension number provided when calling the school directly.

If you are unsure who to contact, please email [email protected] and your enquiry will be passed on to the appropriate member of our team.


Mrs N Lapskas – Principal

Mr T Clark – Vice Principal

Mr J Phillips – Vice Principal

Mrs C Percival – Assistant Vice Principal / Careers Lead

Specialism Leads

Mr D Evans ext. 0204 – Athlete Academy – Head of PE

Miss B Aplin ext. 0205 –  Stage & Screen – Head of Drama & Musical Theatre

Mr G Lake ext. 0205 – Stage & Screen – Head of Dance & Production

Heads of Year

Mr W Edmonds – Year 9 & 10

Miss G Manning – Year 11

Mr D Evans ext. 0204 – Year 12 & 13 – Sport

Mr G Lake ext. 0205 – Year 12 & 13 – Stage

Pastoral & Administration

Mrs E Kempton – Pastoral Lead ext. 0208

Mrs L Chewins – KS5 Pastoral Lead ext. 0208

Mrs M Hawkins (MATERNITY LEAVE) – Data & Exams Manager and Admissions Officer ext. 0203

Mrs S Wain – Receptionist ext. 0201

Mrs E Collins – Office Manager ext. 0202

Mrs L Farmer – Administration Assistant

Heads of Core

Ms A Jennings – Head of English

Mr W Edmonds – Head of Mathematics

Teaching Faculty

Mr C Dennett –Teacher of Media

Mrs D Potter-White – Teacher of Languages

Mr E Olson –Teacher of Humanities / Work Experience Lead

Miss G Manning – Teacher of Business

Mrs H Taylor – Teacher of Humanities & English

Mr J Fortescue –Teacher of PE

Mr J Sorensen –Teacher of  Science

Mr K Hayman –Teacher of Music

Miss K Magookin – Teacher of Performing Arts

Mr M Burt – Teacher of Mathematics

Mr R Stephenson – Teacher of Philosophy & Psychology

Athlete Academy Coaches

Mr N Patrick– Lead Sports Coach

Mr M Laurijssen– Sports Coach

Mr O Davis– Sports Coach

Mr P Adair– Badminton Coach

Mr G Hugo– Golf Coach

Stage & Screen Coaches

Ms A Cox – Peripatetic Acting Coach

Mr A Tuffrey– Vocal Coach/Music Tuition

Mrs E Rodda –Vocal Coach/Music Tuition

Miss J Mason – Acrobatics Coach

Miss R Ford (MATERNITY LEAVE) – Dance Coach

Ms V Barents – Peripatetic Music Teacher

Teaching Assistants

Miss S Holloway– Teaching Assistant

Miss S Howarth– Teaching Assistant

Mrs S Regan– Teaching Assistant

Site, Canteen & Mini Bus Staff

Mr B Haskell – Site Manager

Mrs M Wood –Catering Assistant

Mr S Beedie – Minibus Driver

Mr J Pidgley – Minibus Driver

Mr M Bultitude – Minibus Driver

Mr R Vincent – Minibus Driver

Mr F Parish – Minibus Driver