Contacting Staff

Who to contact

Academic queries

Please contact your child’s subject teacher for academic queries such as your child’s progress or a question about homework. You can also contact Deputy Headteacher, Mr Penny (wjp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk). 


Pastoral queries

Please contact your child’s tutor for queries relating to behaviour, welfare, and wellbeing, for example a change in home circumstances. You can also contact Deputy Headteacher, Mr Stratford (ms@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk). 

How to contact

There are several ways in which you can contact us. Given the size of our school, our preferred method of contact is through email. Email addresses for all of our staff members can be found below. During school holidays, we request that queries are emailed to admin@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk with 'FAO' followed by the member of staff's name in the subject line.

Email

Please send your email directly to one person, copying (cc) in other members of staff if necessary. Please be aware that staff emails are not monitored outside of school hours and you will receive a response within 2 working days.

Telephone

School Reception

01242 235555

Monday – Thursday: 08.00am - 4.30pm

Friday: 08:00am - 4:00pm

If our Reception Team is unable to respond to your query, you can leave a voicemail for the respective member of staff and can expect to hear back within 2 working days.

Letter

We will respond to letters within 5 working days of receipt. Please address as follows:

[Staff member]

Cheltenham Bournside School

Warden Hill Road

Cheltenham

Gloucestershire

GL51 3EF

In person

If you would like to meet in person with a member of staff, please call, email, or write to us to request a meeting.

Emergencies

In the case of an urgent message, please contact our School Reception.


Pastoral

Heads of House

Attenborough House        Mr J Bashford     jpb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
  Miss C Poole crp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Frank House     Mr J Crowford   jzc@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
  Miss K Ayre kla@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Hawking House Mr D Freeman df@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
  Mrs R Stickland rks@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Owens House Miss J Kelly jek@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
  Miss F Mitchell frm@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Parks House Mr M Hirons mdh@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
  Mr T Playfair tsp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Rowling House Mr G Taylor glt@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
  Mrs E Tandy ekt@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                                
Learning Support and Student Support 

Mrs S Groves Designated Safeguarding Lead sg@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr R Mudge  SENCo rjm@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs V Weir SEND Lead Practitioner vmw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs C Lloyd Owens & Attenborough House Welfare Lead ctl@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Cubbins  Hawking & Parks House Welfare Lead  ljc@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss C Davis Rowling & Frank House Welfare Lead mcd@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
     

Literacy

Mrs S Haines Literacy and EAL Coordinator sah@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk / 
literacy@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Magovern Librarian and HLTA ldm@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk / 
literacy@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

 

Academic

Art

Mr S Taylor  Head of Department dst@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss E Askew Assistant Head of Department ea@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs J Lewis Teacher of Art jal@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs J Pedley Teacher of Art jmp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs K Ferguson Teacher of Art kmf@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs C Robinson Teacher of Art csr@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                                                                                      
Business, Economics and Law

Mr L Kelly Head of Department/Lead Practitioner CPD lpk@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss R Wolsey Teacher of Business rw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs P Dennis Teacher of Business pkd@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss K Hanley Teacher of Economics kjh@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss K Heppleston Teacher of Law kah@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                                                    
Computing and ICT

Mr H Hunt Head of Department hh@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr R Waters Teacher of Computing and ICT rpw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr G Jenkins Assistant Head of Department gdj@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr C Hall Teacher of Computing and ICT cwh@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss B Lane Teacher of Computing and ICT bel@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

   
Design Technology

Mr B Gibbons Head of Department  bgg@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs S Alat Assistant Head of Department ssa@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs G Elliott-Squire Teacher of Design Technology ge@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr J Bashford Teacher of Design Technology jpb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Joice Teacher of Design Technology lgj@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs F Leighton Teacher of Design Technology fjl@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk


Drama

Mr M Banks Head of Department mb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr D Freeman Teacher of Drama df@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

 

Education for Life

Mrs B Dixon Head of PSHE bjd@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs S Groves Assistant Headteacher sg@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs V Allen Teacher of PSHE/Religious Studies vja@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk 

 

English

Mrs D Duncan Head of Department dmd@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss E Baker Assistant Head of Department  emb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Tomkins Assistant Head of Department  lgt@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss E Knibbs Teacher of English eek@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs A O’Dwyer Teacher of English ajo@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Ms C Poole Teacher of English crp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs E Tandy Teacher of English ekt@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss J Kelly Teacher of English  jek@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Ms A Dalton  Teacher of English  ad@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss R Sloan Teacher of English rcs@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs Z Wilson Teacher of English  zcw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss K Ayre Teacher of English kla@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr M Cratchley Teacher of English mrc@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr S Jefferies  Headteacher / Teacher of English  pa@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss K Fletcher  Teacher of English  kjf@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk


Film and Media

Mr R Watts Head of Department rdw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                             
Geography

Mrs R Spooner Head of Department  res@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss L Rigby Assistant Head of Department lrr@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr K Warren Teacher of Geography kw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr S Blakesley Teacher of Geography ssb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr W Penny Teacher of Geography wjp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                           
Health and Social Care

Mrs C Jaep-Evans Head of Department cbj@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                                
History

Mr P Lockyer Head of Department/Lead Practitioner Coaching pal@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr R Pope Assistant Head of Department rjp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Hemsley Teacher of History lh@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss D Ryland Teacher of History dar@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs J Cresswell  Teacher of History jec@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs P Dennis Teacher of History pkd@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss M Brown Teacher of History mab@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr T Randall Teacher of History tcr@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss A Rawstorne Teacher of History aer@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                             
Maths

Mrs S Williams Head of Department scw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs R Patel Assistant Head of Department rp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs K Bowers Assistant Head of Department klb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr E Bishop Teacher of Maths etb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr J Spashett Teacher of Maths js@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr P Liles Teacher of Maths pnl@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr L George Teacher of Maths ldg@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss R Panniers Teacher of Maths rmp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr D Mumford Teacher of Maths djm@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr C Smith Teacher of Maths cjs@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs S McCormack Teacher of Maths  sam@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr E Evans  Teacher of Maths  ee@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs R Bruwer Teacher of Maths rb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss A Rawstorne Teacher of Maths and History aer@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk


Modern Languages

Mr D Bass  Head of Department dab@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss R McKinlay Assistant Head of Department rlm@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Littlewood Teacher of Modern Languages ll@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss J Rees Teacher of Modern Languages/Head of German jcr@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs E Barnard  Teacher of Modern Languages esb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs T Brias-Avila Teacher of Modern Languages/Head of Spanish tba@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs C Mainardi Teacher of Modern Languages ccm@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss A Taylor Teacher of Modern Languages ajt@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

     
Music

Mr M Cutress Head of Department mjc@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr J Clift Teacher of Music jac@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss S Rheam Teacher of Music scr@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk


Psychology

Miss F Mitchell Head of Department frm@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs J Nelder Teacher of Psychology  jen@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                         
Physical Education

Mr O Winterbottom  Head of Department  ogw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs J Shermon-Tame Assistant Head of Department jcs@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr G Taylor Teacher of Physical Education glt@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr J Crowford  Teacher of Physical Education jzc@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs R Stickland Teacher of Physical Education rks@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr M Hirons Teacher of Physical Education mdh@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss S Bowen Teacher of Physical Education sb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr M Stratford Teacher of Physical Education ms@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss M Goddard Teacher of Physical Education mkg@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr R Burrows Teacher of Physical Education rbb@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

        
Religious Studies

Mr M Gray Head of Department/Associate Assistant Headteacher mrg@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Rudge-Wills Teacher of Religious Studies lrw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr T Playfair Teacher of Religious Studies  tsp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs V Allen Teacher of Religious Studies vja@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk


Science

Mr A Saundry Head of Department aks@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr B Merritt Head of Biology bjm@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr O Hynes  KS4 and 5 Leader of Physics owh@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr D James Teacher of Science daj@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs E Fisher Teacher of Science  ejf@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss A Douglas  Teacher of Science acd@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs K Whitlock Teacher of Science kjw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs T Jackson Head of KS3 Science tjj@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss S Sheppard Teacher of Science shs@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr S Evans Teacher of Science she@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss L Rivers Teacher of Science lvr@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss E Wilkinson Teacher of Science  ew@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

 
Sociology

Mrs J Daniels Head of Department  jnd@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                           
Senior Leadership Team

Mr S Jefferies Headteacher pa@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Miss K Hanley Deputy Headteacher kjh@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr M Stratford  Deputy Headteacher ms@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr W Penny Deputy Headteacher  wjp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs S Groves Assistant Headteacher  sg@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr R Waters Assistant Headteacher rpw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr K Warren Assistant Headteacher kw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Hemsley Assistant Headteacher  lh@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

 

Sixth Form

Mr K Warren Head of Sixth Form kw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mr R Pope Deputy Head of Sixth Form (pastoral) rjp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Littlewood Deputy Head of Sixth Form (academic) ll@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Mrs L Rudge-Wills Assistant Head of Sixth Form lrw@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

Other Departments   

Admin Services/Reception admin@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Admissions admissions@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Attendance attendance@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Catering  catering@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Exams  exams@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Finance finance@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
IT Services  itservices@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk
Marketing mlc@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk  
Sixth Form  sixthform@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk

                                                             

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