Bradley Stoke Community School

Communication Overview


Information for parents and carers on who to contact?

In general, the first point of contact should be the member of staff closest to the issue. The table below is intended to provide you with a guide. The key staff contacts list is included in this appendix.

Issue Point of contact
Issue arising in a lesson/setting within a
particular subject
The subject teacher
Unresolved issue after consulting with the
The subject team leader
Concerns about academic progress and
Independent Learning
The subject teacher in the first instance
The subject team leader if required
The Academic Progress Leader for the year group
Issues about tutor time/between lessons The tutor
Concerns about friendship groups or
where you feel child may be being bullied
The tutor
Where issues are unresolved after
support from the tutor
The Head of Year Team
Trips/visits/extracurricular activities The member of staff organising the trip
Special Educational Needs

Mrs Donna Smith (Learning Support Team

Mrs Bethan Owen (SENCO and Deputy Head)

Mrs Cristiana Ferris (Deputy SENCO)

Where any of the above issues are not

The Head of Year for your child’s year group:
Year 7: Miss Nkoyo Antigha

Year 8: Miss Katie Brake

Year 9: Mrs Caron Squires
Year 10: Miss Dionne Callaway

Year 11: Miss Naomi Johnson
Head of Year Team Manager: Miss Emma Rogers


You may wish to make initial contact by telephoning the school (01454 868 840) and leave a message for the appropriate member of staff.  All staff use email. The email address is always the first name + followed by the second name+ e.g. 

If you have a general query, or are not sure who to direct your query to, then please email, and your email will be passed to the relevant member of staff/department.

Staff will get back to you as quickly as possible.  However, please take into account that they are teaching during the day and, therefore, they may not be able to respond to you until the end of the school day or the following school day.

Safeguarding information for parents and carers

Bradley Stoke Community School fully recognises its responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and to work together with parents, carers and other agencies to ensure arrangements within our school to identify, assess and support children who are suffering from harm.

Key school contacts for safeguarding:

Designated Child Protection Officer: Mrs Jacqui Gallagher

Deputy Child Protection Officer: Miss Nkoyo Antigha, Mrs Andrea William-Jones, Miss Emma Rogers, Ms Kelly Dicks (Primary) and Miss Maria Goodchild (Primary).

In the absence of any of the above, all members of the Head of Year Team are
externally qualified to deal with child protection issues.

These staff can be contacted on 01454 868 840 or via email (see key school contacts page).


Useful Key School Contacts

Leadership Team - who to contact?

Name Area of
Contact email
Mrs Sophie Francis Headteacher
Mrs Jacqui Gallagher

Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs Bethan Owen Deputy Headteacher
Mrs Andrea William-Jones Assistant
Ms Kelly Dicks Head of Primary
Miss Sadie McCombe Head of Post 16
Miss Emma Rogers Associate Leader
Mr Andy Young Associate Leader
Mr Martin Randall Associate Leader

Head of Year Team

Name Area of
Contact email
Miss Nkoyo Antigha Year 7 
(including Year 6-7
transition )
Miss Katie Brake Year 8
Mrs Caron Squires Year 9
Mrs Dionne Callaway Year 10
Miss Naomi Johnson Year 11
Mrs Madelaine McGinn OAT Lead Attendance

Subject Team Leaders

Name Subject Leader Contact email
Mr Neal Cornish Maths

Miss Caitlin Murphy; and

Mrs Alicia Nowik-Sharp


Dr Ryan Beattie Science
Mr Adam Shanks History
Mrs Hayley Hocking Geography
Mr Ian Burnell PE
Mr Andy Sharp Product Design
Miss Laura Westgate Art
Mrs Joe Townsend Music
Mrs Hazel Bartlett Drama
Mrs Claire Wilson CRS
Miss Sarah Lockyer Modern Foreign

Ms Sally Parker; and

Mr Ben Fuller

Media Studies

Ms Sophie Large Sociology
Mrs Claire Basnett Business Studies
Mrs Natalia Treasure Computing & ICT
Mrs Tara Graffagnino Psychology & Child