Staff & Governors

Staff Directory

Senior Leadership Team

  • Headmaster
  • Headmaster’s wife
  • Deputy Headmaster
  • Bursar
  • Registrar

A.C.T. Inglis, Esq., B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E.  (Classics)
Mrs O.S. Inglis, B.A. (Hons)  (MFL)
S.C. Attwood, Esq., B.A. (Hons) P.G.C.E.  (English)
G.H. Arthur, Esq., B.A. (Hons) MAAT
Mrs P.E. Gauci, M.A. (Cantab), M.Sc., M.B.A.

Senior Management Team

  • Director of Studies
  • Secretary of Common Room
  • Senior Masters
  • Designated Safeguarding Lead

J.R. Baxter, Esq., B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E.  (Classics)
Mrs P.J. Lavoipierre, B.Ed  (Year 4)
J.C. Morris, Esq., B.A. (Hons)  (PE)
T.D. Wyatt, Esq., B.A. (Hons) (History/English)
Mrs S.L.M. Attwood, B.Ed., (Hons), Cert O.C.R., Sp.L.D. (LS)

Boarding House Parents

  • I.D.Hepburn,Esq.,M.A., Q.T.S. (Geog/P.E.)
  • Mrs L.A.L. Hepburn, B.S.c (Hons), P.G.C.E.

Teaching Staff

  • C.J. Bell, Esq., B.A. (Hons) (DT)
  • Miss E. Boyd B.A. (Hons)
  • A.J. Brown Esq. B.Sc. (Hons)., P.G.C.E. (Science)
  • L.A. Brown, Esq., B.Ed., M.Sc., P.G.C.E. (Science)
  • Miss L. Collins, A.R.C.M., Dip R.C.M.(Performance), (Music/Drama)
  • B.J. Champkin, Esq., B.Sc. (Hons), P.G.C.E. (PE)
  • R.N.M. Darling, Esq., B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E. (Greek)
  • Mrs E. Goodbourn, B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E. (French/Latin)
  • Miss A. Gluck, B.A., H.D.E., Q.T,S, (Maths)
  • Mrs L. Johnson-Brown, B.Ed., Dip Ed. (T.A. /RS/Science)
  • Mrs C.M. Kidson, B.A. Ed (Hons) (Year 3)
  • Mrs A. Oliver B.A., (Hons) P.G.C.E. (Drama)
  • L.J. Owens, Esq., M.Ed., B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E. (English)
  • Mrs C.L.P. Payne, M.A. (Hons), B.S.c (Hons), P.G.C.E  (Maths)
  • A.W.J.Pilkington, Esq., B.Sc. (Hons), P.G.C.E. (Geography)
  • A.J. Prichard Esq., B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E. (RS)
  • Mme P.A. Simonin, B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E. (MFL)
  • C.M. Schuman, Esq., B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E. (Year 3)
  • P.N. Smith, Esq., B.A. (Hons) (Year 4)
  • Mrs O.P. Storchak, MSc OTTP (Maths)
  • Mrs J.W. Syckelmoore, B.A. (Hons) (Art)
  • Mrs M.P. Westley, B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E. L.T.C.L. (Music)
  • A.F.J. Williams, B.Sc. (Hons), P.G.C.E. (Maths)
  • R. Willoughby, Esq., B.A. (Hons) (History/Greek

Nursery and Pre-Preparatory Department

  • Head   Miss A. Holifield B.A.(Hons)
  • Mrs S. George, Home Farm Secretary
  • Miss L. Collins, A.R.C.M., Dip R.C.M. (Perf.)
  • Mrs L. Hamilton-Shaw, B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E.
  • Mrs H.K. Pool, B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E 
  • Miss V. Thornburrow, Mont. Dip.
  • Miss J.E. Chandler, NVQ 3
  • Miss H.R. Jones, B.A. (Hons)
  • Mrs C.V. Kidd, NVQ 3
  • Mrs Z Webster, BTec Hort
  • Mrs H. Reid Hinchcliffe

Ducklings After School Club

  • Miss H.R. Jones, B.A. (Hons)

Administrative Staff

  • Mrs L.J.C. Rabbetts, CSBM P.G.C.E.,   PA to the Headmaster
  • Mrs S. Fulker, CSBM,   Assistant Secretary
  • Mrs A.R. Mason, B.A. (Hons), Housekeeping Bursar
  • Mrs J.E. Taylor, B.A. (Hons), Marketing Manager
  • Mrs F.J. Smith, Assistant Secretary
  • Mrs M. Pouney, O.A. Dip,  HR
  • Ms J. Axson, Finance Assistant

Learning Support Department

  • Mrs S.L.M. Attwood, B.Ed.,(Hons), Cantab, Cert O.C.R., Sp.L.D. (LS)
  • Mrs D. Ffrench, B.A., P.G.C.E
  • Mrs P. Langford-Thomas, B.Ed.
  • Mrs G. MacEwen, B.Ed. (Hons) Cantab.
  • Mrs D. Preston, B.A. (Ed)
  • Mrs K.A. Wyrley-Birch, B.S.c (Hons), Level 7 Dip. O.C.R.

School Librarian

  • Mrs R.Y. Walker, B.A. (Hons)

House Staff

  • Mrs J. Anderson, R.G.N (Paedriatrics)   School Sister
  • Mrs R. Ward, N.N.E.B.   Senior Day Matron
  • Mrs H Hatton, Matron
  • Mrs E Roshier, Matron

School Doctor

  • Dr J. S.H. Lennox, M.B.B.S., D.C.C.H., D.R.C.O.G., M.R.C.G.P.

Gap Students

  • Miss J. Carroll,  Barker College, Aus.
  • Mr C. de Montemas, Oxley College Bowral, Aus.
  • Miss S. Pyke, Waikato Diocesan School for Girls, NZ
  • Mr X. Wall, Know Grammar School, Aus

Visiting Staff

Music

  • Mr C. Baker (Piano)
  • Mr G. Bentley (Percussion)
  • Miss L. Collins, A.R.C.M., Dip R.C.M. (Perf.) (Piano)
  • Mr M. Eckland (Brass)
  • Mr C. Green (Guitar)
  • Mrs L Hayles, MMus, dip R.C.M
  • Mrs G. Mason (Oboe)
  • Mr A. Mears (Clarinet and Saxaphone)
  • Miss M. Millar (Bassoon)
  • Mrs R Overend,  BMus., (Violin & Viola)
  • Mr R.F.H. Pickering, Adv. Dip.Ed., L.Mus.T.C.L. ARCM (’Cello)
  • Ms K. Preston, M.A. (Piano)
  • Mr S. Riddex, BA.(Hons), P.G.C.E., L.T.C.L., L.G.S.M.D. (‘Cello)
  • Mr G.R. Ruddock, A.G.S.M. (Trumpet)
  • Ms S. Whitling, B.Ed (Hons) P.A.S., N.A.P.T. (Percussion)

Sport

  • Mr M. Small (Judo)

Drama

  • Ms L. Penneycard, BA(Hons) (LAMDA)
  • Mrs C. Howard BA (Hons) (LAMDA)

Governors

The Governors are the Trustees of the Elstree School Charitable Trust. They come from a range of backgrounds and bring a wide variety of skills and experience to assisting the School in its management and operation and in many cases, they have had a long-standing involvement with the School.

  • J.B. Sunley, Esq. (Chair)
  • Mrs E.L.D. McGrath (Vice-Chair)
  • Mrs E.J.S. Boggis
  • J. Dahl, Esq
  • S.M. Hill, Esq
  • Mrs J.A. Lyons
  • Mrs E.E.A. McKendrick
  • N.M. Murphy Esq.
  • G.A.W. Owston, Esq
  • J.A.J. Vincent Esq.
  • R.B. Waller, QC

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