The Compass Academy Staff

StaffRole
Jacqui ThompsonPrincipal
Lisa Allen Vice Principal
Claire HorneTeacher / SENCO
Debbie CoyleChild Protection / Student Liaison Officer
Lauren SumptonStudent Liaison Officer
Lynsey FernTeacher
Dave HoldstockTeacher
Melanie HollandTeacher
Kirk JohnsonTeacher
Steve LightowlerTeacher
Jan LuddersTeacher
Sam MarshallTeacher
Nick StarkTeacher
Aiden O'NeillTeacher
Louise BatchTutor
Ben HoldstockTutor
Sarah LangdaleTutor
Joe MedlamTutor
Fiona MeyerhoffTutor
Rachael MurrayTutor
Dan ReadTutor
Yvonne YeamanTutor
Donna MurrayAdmin & Finance
Karen ThomasAdmin & Finance
Vicky GodfreyAdmin & Finance
Darren ThomasSite Staff
Tracy ParksSite Staff
Elaine DavisonSite Staff
Roger DykesSite Staff

Testimonials

“I like the staff, they help you with everything, like when you’re feeling upset”

Pupil

“I like the cooking lessons as we cook something different every lesson”

Pupil

“I like Art because we learn something different each day”

Pupil

“Art is my favourite lesson because it’s fun & relaxing”

Pupil

“I like this school. It’s better than my old one because I get as much help as I need”

Pupil

“I like Compass because they always help me and I fit in. My favourite lesson is art because I get to express myself”

Pupil

“I like Compass because I feel really safe and because I’m accepted for who I am”

Pupil

“The teachers are nice and kind, and always listen to you”

Pupil

“I like the trips out, and all the new experiences”

Pupil

“Teachers always think about what is best for us. I have just moved groups and it was definitely the right decision”

Pupil

“The quiet areas help me when I am upset or need to be on my own”

Pupil

“School trips are fun”

Pupil

“You get the opportunity to earn lots of rewards”

Pupil

“The staff are easy to talk to”

Pupil

“There’s always someone willing to talk to you”

Pupil

“ I love the school, it’s turned our lives around, our son has got better with attendance”

Parent

“He feels like he is part of something, and you give outside of school support too”

Parent

“The academy keeps you informed on a daily basis of behaviour, it’s like a second parent to him”

Parent

“Our daughters behaviour has changed for the better since she started”

Parent

“Our child has come on a lot in every way since they have been here”

Parent

“My son is getting a lot of support, his behaviour is getting better at home and at school”

Parent

“My daughter is happy attending the Academy. Teachers are brave, deal with some difficulties and do a great job”

Parent

“The academy is well supported towards children with additional needs”

Parent

“My daughter is happy attending the Academy. Teachers are brave, deal with some difficulties and do a great job”

Parent

“My son is enjoying learning again, because it’s a smaller setting and staff are more understanding”

Parent

“My daughter is happy attending the Academy. Teachers are brave, deal with some difficulties and do a great job”

Parent