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Meet the people who help to make our school special.

At Eastfield there are a lot of small teams working together to ensure our children are the best that they can be. From lunchtime staff to the teachers and teaching assistants; we constantly talk to each other about children's well being and their learning. Here is a little bit of information on what they do.


Lisa Valla

Deputy Headteacher

Mrs Laura Summerfield

School Office

Mrs Unwin is our School Administrator
Mrs Peak is our HR Administrator
Mrs Lambert is the Administrator for Club 4 U
Mrs Wickham is our Finance Officer
Mr McColm is our IT Technician
They can answer many of your questions about the day to day running of our school.

Mr Runham is our caretaker

Lunch time

Mrs Wilkins is our school cook. If you would like to know about our school meals, please click here to see our menu. Each class has their own midday supervisor and they work under the direction of Mrs Haq.

Our inclusion team - Led by Mrs Oliver

Our Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCo), Mrs Oliver, leads a team to support social skills, children's speech and physical development as well as reading and mathematics.

Our Social Inclusion Team helps children who may be experiencing social, emotional or behavioural difficulties. The Inclusion sessions are run by Mrs Grice.

Our Additional Educational Support Team is Mrs Dear, Mrs Parsons and Mrs O'Sullivan. Mrs Dear supports speech and language learning.

The Key Stage 1 team - Led by Mrs Summerfield

Year One
Owl Class: Mrs Barber
Squirrel Class: (Mixed Reception and Year One) Mrs Hill
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Marshall, Mrs Grice, Mrs O'Sullivan and Mrs Parsons

Year Two
Badger Class: Miss Parker
Raccoon Class: Mrs Dale and Mrs Summerfield
Otter Class: Miss Course
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Hill, Mrs Marshall and Mrs Parish

The Foundation Stage team - Led by Miss Cort

Fox Class: Miss Wright and 
Ms Patching run our Nursery and are supported by Miss Krolow and Mrs Willis who are Nursery qualified staff.

Reception Classes
Mouse Class: Miss Wright, Mrs Farr & Mrs Hamilton
Rabbit Class: Miss Cort

Squirrel Class: Mrs Hill

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Clifton, Mr Parratt, 
Mrs Seib & Mrs Dear