Mr Smith (Headteacher)
Mr. Smith is our Headteacher. He has been teaching for 15 years and he has taught in 3 schools previously. He is a life-long Everton fan and passionate about Musical Theatre, taking part in productions twice a year. He is a trained singer and tap-dancer. His favourite singer is Katherine Jenkins. His main job is to keep us safe, he is the school Designated Safeguarding Lead. His other job is to ensure that our lessons are fun and they are helping us to learn properly. Mr. Smith becomes a Daddy for the first time in November!
Mrs Weston (Key Stage 2 Leader)
Mrs Weston teaches in Year 5 and 6 and is a member of the Leadership team. She has been teaching at Coton since 2008. In school, Mrs Weston is responsible for Maths. She is also our Deputy Safeguarding Lead. In her spare time she likes visiting islands around Britain as they remind her of the Famous Five stories which she read as a child
Mrs Smith (EYFS & Key Stage 1 Leader)
Mrs Smith teaches in Years 1 and 2 and is one of our Senior Leadership Team. In school she is responsible for Literacy and Key Stage 1 including EYFS. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and going on fun days out. Mrs Smith has crazy curly hair, which reminds her of….Little Miss Curly (from the Mr. Men series) Mrs Smith likes her class to be ‘outstanding.’
Mrs Cresswell works in our school office. She has lots of jobs but the most important one is ordering our school dinners and working closely with Mr. Smith. She is our Business Officer in school. Her favourite colour is green and she is a trained singer and dancer. Her favourite celebrity is Gene Kelly. Her dream job is to work in the West End!
Miss Bains teaches our mixed Year 3 and 4 class. She loves films and music. In her car Miss Bains loves singing along to musical songs. Unusually she has eight giant African Land Snails! A lovely teacher friend gave them to her as a gift. Miss Bains loves a good roast dinner, even better if it is cooked for her! Her favourite bit is the pork crackling!
Miss Newton loves spending time with her family and going on trips out and holidays. She enjoys eating out and likes to indulge in Indian food! Miss Newton also enjoys going to the gym and likes to take her daughter swimming. Miss Newton also enjoys a good theatrical production, her all time favourite is Matilda and she knows the script pretty much word for word!
Mrs Butler (SENCO)
Mrs Butler currently teaches in Years 1 and 2 on a Thursday afternoon and all dayon a Friday. In addition to this, she also teaches Year 3 and Year 5 Maths every morning. This year, Mrs Butler is training to be a Forest School lead and will be helping us to develop a nature area at the side of our school field. Mrs Butler is also our school SENCO. Music is one of Mrs Butler’s greatest passions and she has been part of many choirs and can play a few instruments. Mrs Butler also loves the outdoors, whether it be going for a peaceful stroll along the canal or a hike through the Peak District with her husband.
Miss Knowles is our new EYFS and Year 1 class teacher. Miss Knowles is a big sports fan and likes keepingherself fit. Miss Knowles has taken part in numerous triathlons and marathons. She is an avid outdoorenthusiast and loves to travel, she particularly enjoys taking part in sporting events whilst travelling abroad and discovering new places. Miss Knowles loves to cook, recreating meals she has enjoyed whilsttravelling and using home grown vegetables from her garden, if her guinea pigs haven’t eaten it all first!
Mrs Thorne has worked at our school for 15 years. She is a teaching assistant and she enjoy seeing children achieve. Her favourite subject is Maths because she is very logical. In her spare time she enjoys the countryside and cooking. She enjoys having dinner parties and her ideal guest would be Stephen Hawking!
Mrs Brace has worked here for 11 years. She is a teaching assistant in our school and she loves Maths! Mrs Brace has a passion for shopping and motor cross! She would love to live near the beach. When she was younger she wanted to be a paramedic because she loves blood and gore!
Mrs Mailer is a very active member of our school who enjoys sport. She is a Teaching Assistant in school and she enjoys doing first aid. She mainly works with the children in Reception and Year 1.
Cleaner in Charge/Kitchen Assistant
Relief Midday Meals Supervisor
Kitchen Assistant / Cleaner
Midday Meals Supervisor