Staff Lists


We have a very strong staff and senior leadership team.  We are able to retain and attract excellent teachers and support staff by ensuring that Abel Smith is a positive place to be. We see the value in helping our team be the best that they can be by ensuring appropriate career development and working in partnership with schools in our community, teaching schools and other agencies.


Head Teacher

Mrs Langan

Deputy Head Teacher

Mrs Law

Site Manager

Mr Small

School Administrators

Mrs McGee – School Secretary

Mrs Stewart – Administration Support (Attendance, Trips and Extra-Curricular Activities)

Mrs Thomson – Kindergarten Administrator (Tuesday and Wednesday only) 

Kindergarten Leader

Mrs Daniels

Kindergarten Support Staff

Mrs Claydon – Deputy Leader

Mrs Gracia - Teaching Support

Nursery Teacher

Mrs Wagner (Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday) and Mrs Jenkins (Thursday and Friday)

Nursery Support Staff

Mrs Scales – Early Years Practitioner

Mrs Claydon -- Teaching Assistant

Miss Johnson – Teaching Assistant (Monday, Wednesday and Friday)

Reception Teacher

Miss Richards

Reception Support Staff

Mrs Devon – Early Years Practitioner 

Year 1 Teacher

Miss Debnam

Year 1 Teaching Assistant

Mrs Byrne

Year 2 Teacher and KS1 Leader

Miss Rix

Year 2 Teaching Assistant

Miss James-Jarvis

Year 3 Teachers

Mrs Law and Mrs Williams

Year 3 Teaching Assistants

Mrs Alexandrou

Year 4 Teacher

Miss Ardley

Year 4 Teaching Assistant

Mrs Tilbury

Year 5 Teacher

Mrs Hodge

Year 5 Teaching Assistant

Mrs Fordham

Year 6 Teacher

Mrs Cockley

Year 6 Teaching Assistant

Mrs Pratt

PPA Teachers

Mrs Berry 

Mrs Fekete

Mrs Sneddon

Apprentice Teaching Assistant

Miss Meech (based in EYFS)

Learning Support Assistants

Ms Roberts

Mid-day Supervisors

Mrs Beedell

Mrs Chew

Mrs Gracias

Mrs Longin

Mrs O’Brien

Mrs Wrangles