Staff

Leadership Team

Head of School – Miss Emily Smith

Teachers

  • Orchard Class Teachers – Miss Emily Smith and Mrs Alexandra Gripper
  • Pippin Class Teacher – Miss Merryn Chestney 
  • SENDCo – TBC

Teaching Assistant

  • Miss Isabelle Coliandris

Breakfast Club and After School Club Leader

  • Mrs Melanie Diamond

Administration

  •  Mrs Zoe Aspinall 

Midday Supervisors

  • Mrs Beverley Harding and Mrs Karen Goodall

Enrichment Staff/Coaches

Music – Mrs Polly Orr-Ewing

Sport – PH Sports – Mr Joe Southcott

ICT and Computer Programming – Mr Dan Harris

 

Latest News

Little Acorns at Thorncombe St Mary’s

We are delighted that our new nursery provision is now offering places from September 2021! Please contact the office to book a place.

Thorncombe Discovery

Children from Reception to Year 4 learned about the Countryside Code and explored our rural surroundings to identify trees on their way to Home Farm on the Sadborow Estate to learn about Arla organic dairy farming. To help children understand where our food comes...

Bikeability promotes road awareness

Over the last few weeks, children in Years 5 and 6 completed Bikeability Level 1 and Level 2 training in the ideal setting of our school grounds and Thorncombe’s village roads. This helped our children to build their knowledge and life skills so they can cycle safely...