Who's Who

Please click on the expandable sections below to meet our staff team.

Senior Leadership Team

Louisa SangheraMiss Louisa Sanghera


Designated Safeguarding Lead

Ben New   WebsiteMr Ben Thomas

Assistant Head, Pastoral Curriculum

Personal Development, Behaviour and Attitudes, and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Becky New

Miss Becky Birchenough

Acting Assistant Head

Curriculum Development, Teaching and Learning, and Assessment

Administration & Operations Team

Brenda Vockings   School Business ManagerMrs Brenda Vockings

Business Manager


Laura Killick   Lunchtime Controller

Mrs Laura Killick



James Wye

Mr James Wye

Administration Officer


Bridget New 1Mrs Bridget Graham

Nursery Teacher (Elmer/Spot)

Science Lead


Miss Nicola Gunn

Reception Teacher (Donaldson)


Saliha Akram   EYFS Lead teacher

Mrs Saliha Akram

Reception Teacher (Donaldson)

EYFS and Geography Lead

Laura Callaway   Year 1 teacher

Miss Laura Callaway

Year 1 Teacher (Rosen)

Music Lead

Rebecca New

Miss Becky Hoke

Year 2 Teacher (Jeffers), KS1 Lead and Phonics Lead


Shannon New 1

Mrs Shannon Davies

Year 3 Teacher (Dahl) Mon-Weds

Design and Technology Lead

Quin New 3

Mrs Quin Stark

Year 4 Teacher (Morpurgo)

Art and Design Lead

Clare   Cropped

Mrs Clare Beauchamp

Year 5 Teacher (Walliams)


Becky New

Miss Becky Birchenough

Year 6 Teacher (Shakespeare)

KS2, English & Maths Lead

PE Team

Harry Stiff

Mr Harry Stiff


Inclusion Team

Miss E YoungMs Emma Young



Connie Bernardi Edited WebsiteMrs Connie Bernardi

Family Worker

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Sarah New

Miss Sarah Heneghan

SEN Support

Safeguarding Team

Louisa SangheraMiss Louisa Sanghera

Designated Safeguarding Lead


Ben New   Website

Mr Ben Thomas

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead


Connie Bernardi Edited WebsiteMs Connie Bernardi

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Learning Support

Neeti Mathur   Learning Support Assistant   NurseryMrs Neeti Mathur

EYFS Practitioner


Sam New 1

Mrs Sam Miles

EYFS Practitioner


Lisa C New

Ms Lisa Shepherd

EYFS Practitioner


Shazia New

Mrs Shazia Tahir



Jenny B New

Mrs Jenny Barnett



Jena New 1

Miss Jena Barnett



Jane Gardener   Breakfast Club Supervisor & HLTA KS2

Miss Jane Gardener



Alison Coggs   Learning Support Assistant KS2

Mrs A Coggs


Lunchtime Controllers

Pam Matson   Lunchtime ControllerMrs Pam Matson



Jenny B New

Mrs Jenny Barnett

Latest Tweets

Creating a Sensory Garden for our Nursery. A huge thank you to our lovely parents who donated plants and compost.#eyfs https://t.co/rE5quZBxIZ
@RanikhetAcademy - May 28
Ranikhet Nursery Update Our sweet delicate caterpillars are snug in their cocoons and are quietly transforming. I hope we can make it back into the classroom before they emerge as butterflies. Have a lovely half-term! https://t.co/8z2sOIoYM8
@RanikhetAcademy - May 28
We have been learning about our differences and what makes us unique. We have learnt to respect that everybody is different and that's what makes each of us special. Together we can create amazing things. https://t.co/YklT1wZ5x5
@RanikhetAcademy - May 27
What a busy half term it's been! Wishing our students, staff and families a lovely, restful break next week. Here is our latest edition of the Ranikhet Review to enjoy. https://t.co/dmc6MVI1Zw
@RanikhetAcademy - May 27
A reminder that tomorrow is our half termly, whole school ‘Wellbeing Day’ and children are invited to come into school in their own clothes.
@RanikhetAcademy - May 26
Year 5 are practicing their fielding skills with https://t.co/TsORYsPWlp
@RanikhetAcademy - May 26
Year 5 having an awesome time playing cricket at Thank you https://t.co/dEX571Y7iG
@RanikhetAcademy - May 26
Year 4 created impressionist art in the style of Claude Monet. We used broccoli and flowers to practice some of his techniques. WE LOVE ART!♥️ https://t.co/YeQnnC8e38
@RanikhetAcademy - May 26
Year 4 enjoyed erupting their volcanoes for geography this week. We made notes 📝 in the steps we took, looking at positives, negatives and improvements that linked up with our ‘evaluation’ writing ✍🏻. https://t.co/48AaHMmbMz
@RanikhetAcademy - May 26
Wow! Year 6 pretended to be Charles Darwin, making observational drawings of different animals ✍️ https://t.co/3wowwsLNvy
@RanikhetAcademy - May 25
Snow looking very handsome this morning 😎 https://t.co/FTvE2qGtNy
@RanikhetAcademy - May 25
Mrs Akram & her team delivering an excellently informative Reception parent’s meeting this morning for our new starters in September 🙌🏻 https://t.co/mlCS3Xp8uQ
@RanikhetAcademy - May 25
An assembly on e-safety by our Primary Mental Health Team https://t.co/eiTlRJhRYa
@RanikhetAcademy - May 24
Year 5 showing their amazing cricket skills with https://t.co/IAyi9jtPrj
@RanikhetAcademy - May 23
Brilliant morning for our oldest pupils as we had a visit from the Police dog unit. Even Miss B got involved….👏🏻 https://t.co/t70jUnUTCe
@RanikhetAcademy - May 23
The guinea pigs are getting lots of love this morning https://t.co/K69wPFQaVO
@RanikhetAcademy - May 20
Engaged and excited! Who doesn't love looking for minibeasts?! https://t.co/WG4hGIAyEM
@RanikhetAcademy - May 19
Something is starting to erupt in Year 4…#geography https://t.co/UCF6VwjaS5
@RanikhetAcademy - May 18
Today in our sensory session we explored our sense of smell, we found coffee the easiest to recognise but found lavender and cinnamon more difficult. Some of us thought lavender smelt of soap and cinnamon smelt like hot chocolate. https://t.co/WKMmB2FYCL
@RanikhetAcademy - May 18
Year 5 in English using karate punctuation to remember the rules for using inverted commas. https://t.co/lyPp1rXUjc
@RanikhetAcademy - May 18
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