Mrs Bate

Mrs Bate

Teaching Assistant

Likes – walking and animals

Dislikes – Liver! uurgh!

Favourite Film – Beauty and the Beast

Favourite food – Roast beef + Yorkshire puddings

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – VE Day celebrations

Mrs Brewer

Mrs Brewer

Teaching Assistant

Likes –  Art/Crafts, Zumba, Walking and Meditation

Dislikes – Rudeness and Bullying

Favourite Book – Jane Eyre

Favourite Music – Conner Reeves and Gary Moore

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – When the whole school fell silent on Armistice Day

Mrs Burbidge

Mrs Burbidge

Office Manager

Likes – Reading, Rugby and Charity Work

Dislikes – Spiders and Snakes

Favourite Food – Seafood (Not Oysters)

Favourite Sport- Rugby Union

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – Celebrating 70 years of the current school

Mrs Butler

Mrs Butler

Teaching Assistant

Likes – Walking and Yoga

Dislikes – Litter

Favourite Film – Gone with the Wind

Favourite Song – September by Earth, Wind & Fire

Favourite Moment – when a pupil climbed a tree for the first time at Forest School and conquered their fear of heights

Mrs Cade

Mrs Cade

Breakfast Club Assistant, Teaching Assistant
Mrs Carrington

Mrs Carrington

Teaching Assistant

Likes – Walking, Cycling, swimming, reading, white chocolate

Dislikes – Very hot weather, plain Chocolate

Favourite Book – To Kill a Mockingbird

Favourite Film – Bridget Jones Diary – The Edge of Reason

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – Jamie Mace being cheered by all the children on Sports Day

 

Mrs Charlton

Mrs Charlton

Teaching Assistant

Likes – Chocolate, pasta, running and walking my sausage dog

Dislikes – spicy food and sweets

Favourite TV programme – Friends

Favourite Food – dairy milk buttons or Twirl

Mr Childs

Mr Childs

Headteacher

Likes – cooking, sport and reading

Dislikes – cheese & cauliflower (cauliflower cheese is my worst culinary nightmare!)

Favourite Film – Back to the Future, The Karate Kid, The Goonies  and The Mighty Ducks

Favourite Musical Artist – Counting Crows & Tom McRae

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – Becoming Headteacher of this amazing school – a very proud moment. 

Mrs Coleman

Mrs Coleman

Extended Schools Assistant
Mrs Crozier

Mrs Crozier

Teacher, Koala Class

Likes – Hockey, Swimming

Dislikes – Wet Break

Favourite Book – Wind in the Willows

Favourite Film – A Few Good Men

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – Going on the Y5 Residential to Swattenden

Mrs Eames

Mrs Eames

Teaching Assistant, Seahorse Class

Likes – Dancing, Art and Davina Workout

Favourite TV – Strictly

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – Every Day; I love my Job

Mrs Everson

Mrs Everson

Teaching Assistant

Likes – Working out, shopping, eating out and fun things with my children

Dislikes – Selfishness and cold wet weather

Favourite Dance Music – Ultra Nate – Free

Favourite Ryarsh moment – getting a preview of the nativity

Miss Foxell

Miss Foxell

Teacher, Lion Class

Likes – Rugby, walking and chocolate

Dislikes – spiders and scary films

Favourite food – cake and chocolate biscuits

Favourite author – Roald Dahl

Favourite Ryarsh moment – meeting my class for the first time

Mrs Garrett

Mrs Garrett

Teaching Assistant

Likes – food(cooking and eating), holidays especially in the sunshine, spending time with my husband and girls

Dislikes – brussel sprouts, ‘mood hoovers’ and letting people down

Favourite food – salt and vinegar crisps

Favourite colour – green

Favourite Ryarsh moment – attending my first celebration assembly and realising how lovely the children, adults and school really is at Ryarsh

Mrs Harris

Mrs Harris

Assistant Headteacher

Likes – Cycling, Long walks with my Dog, Cake

Dislikes – Eyeballs and Pasta

Favourite Book – Private Peaceful

Favourite TV Presenter – Steve Backshall

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – Building a home for the birds out of freshly cut grass with the children during my first playtime duty

Mrs Heathfield

Mrs Heathfield

Teaching Assistant

Likes – Singing, dancing and acting

Dislikes – Spiders and hot weather

Favourite Film – Nativity!

Favourite Food – Chips

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – Being welcomed so beautifully on my 1st day

Mrs Howman

Mrs Howman

Teacher, Dolphin Class

Likes – Good manners, laughing

Dislikes – birds, trifle

Favourite Book – Alice in Wonderland

Favourite Film – The Lion King/Miracle on 34th Street

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – receiving letters from the dinosaurs – we were so excited

Mrs Jennings

Mrs Jennings

Teaching Assistant, Office

Likes – Cycling, Long walks with my Dog, Cake

Dislikes – Eyeballs and Pasta

Favourite Book – Private Peaceful

Favourite TV Presenter – Steve Backshall

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – Building a home for the birds out of freshly cut grass with the children during my first playtime duty

Mrs Leach

Mrs Leach

Admin assistant

Likes – Eating chocolate and crisps

Dislikes – Snakes

Favourite Book – Great Expectations

Favourite Film  – Home Alone

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – When the children’s Decorations go up at Christmas

 

Mrs McMulkin

Mrs McMulkin

Assistant Headteacher

Likes – Spending time with my family, cooking and reading

Dislikes – Spiders

Favourite book – The girl of ink and stars

Favourite film – Jurassic Park

Favourite Ryarsh moment – Watching the Fantastic Fred performance with Leopard class and Mrs Parker. We laughed a lot!

Mrs Morgan

Mrs Morgan

Teaching Assistant
Mr Nurdin

Mr Nurdin

Caretaker

Likes – Walking, gardening and bacon sandwiches

Dislikes – Disrespect, snakes, rubbish and ironing!

Favourite Band – Green Day

Favourite Moment at Ryarsh – Children greeting you with ‘Good Morning’

Mrs Parfitt

Mrs Parfitt

Teaching Assistant, Extended Schools Supervisor

I like walking, running – especially early in the morning, kayaking and days out with my family.

I dislike tomatoes and big spiders!

My favourite TV series are police or crime dramas and period dramas.

My favourite food is pasta!

 

 

Mrs Parker

Mrs Parker

Teaching Assistant
Mr Payne

Mr Payne

Orang-utan Class Teacher

Likes – Battenberg cake, Reading and days out with my family

Dislikes – White chocolate

Favourite food – Chilli Con Carne

Favourite film – any of the Marvel or James Bond series

Favourite Ryarsh moment – Our socially distanced dance-off on the field with the Year 6 leavers

Mrs Rochford

Mrs Rochford

Teaching Assistant
Miss Snow

Miss Snow

Teacher, Penguin Class

Likes – Spending time with my family, walking Bella, running and lovely manners!

Dislikes – Bad manners and cold weather

Favourite food – Roast dinner

Favourite Film – Home Alone

Favourite Ryarsh moment – working with such lovely children and parents, I feel very lucky! meeting Mrs Jennings 

                                                                                    

Mrs Tait

Mrs Tait

Teaching Assistant

Likes – Long walks in the country, keeping fit and having fun with my family

Dislikes – Feet!

Favourite Film – Mary Poppins and the original Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Favourite Food – Italian

Favourite Ryarsh Moment – Meeting Dolphin class for the first time

 

Mrs Taplin

Mrs Taplin

Teaching Assistant

Likes – Languages, music and reading

Dislikes – Bad spelling

Favourite food – poached eggs on toast

Favourite actor – Colin Firth

Favourite Ryarsh moment – I love the Excellence Awards assemblies

Mrs Tring

Mrs Tring

Teaching Assistant
Miss Tye

Miss Tye

Extended Schools Assistant

Likes – Walking and keep fit

Dislikes – Bad manners

Favourite food – Anything that contains garlic

Favourite film – Pretty Woman

Favourite Ryarsh moment – Being part of the outstanding Ryarsh Team and meeting all the children

Mrs Watts

Mrs Watts

Teacher

 Class Teacher and FS/KS1 Leader

Likes: Baking, chocolate, running, taking my son swimming and going on fun adventures with my family.

Dislikes: Baked beans and being late!

Favourite foods: chocolate and cake

Favourite film: Inside I’m Dancing

Funniest Ryarsh moment: Dressing up as the Easter Bunny!

Mrs Wldish

Mrs Wldish

Teaching Assistant/Listening Ear

Likes – going out for nice walks, having a nice meal out and the sunshine

Dislikes – Being cold, scary films

Favourite singer – George Benson

Favourite book – Marley and me

Favourite Ryarsh moment – When I FINALLY managed to get Kelly Holmes to come in to see everyone at Ryarsh