Derby Grammar School

Staff & Governors

To contact any of our staff members via email, please follow this format:

[email protected]

Senior Leadership Team

Senior School
Mr M. AllenHead of Maths
Miss H. AyubHead of Chemistry
Mrs V. BakerHead of Psychology
Mr I. BenjafieldTeacher of English
Mr D. Boddy Teacher of Humanities
Miss C. BruceTeacher of Maths
Miss L. BurrellTeacher of PE
Mrs A. ChesterTeacher of Chemistry
Mrs V. CharnockTeacher of Maths
Mr K. ClarkHead of Academic PE
Head of Blackton (School House)
Mr N. ColeyHead of Music
Mrs J. DavyTeacher of Music
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mr S. FletcherHead of Classics
Ms P. GoslingTeacher of Design and Technology
Mrs K. LaceyHead of PSHE and Politics
Work experience, EPQ and UCAS
Mr P. LakritzHead of Design and Technology
Mr S. PennyTeacher of English
Mrs S. RaiSEND Co (Senior School)
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mr N. ScholesSite Manager
Email: [email protected]
Ms E. SellorsHead of Art
Mr J SmythDirector of Sport
Head of Atkinson (School House)
Mr J. SpeightHead of Computing
Mrs V. StandingHead of Physics
Mr J. TaylorHead of History
Mrs R. TaylorTeacher of Geography
Mr R. ThompsonTeacher of French and German
Mr D. VincentTeacher of Physics
Miss L. WalkerHead of Year 7
Head of Biology
Mr P. WalmsleyTeacher of Maths
Mr I. WatsonHead of German
Head of Derby (School House)
Mrs K. WatsonHead of English
Head of Bemrose (School House)
Primary School
Mrs J. CooperYear 5 teacher
Mrs K. Genders

Year 6 teacher

KS2 Academic Lead and Senior Teacher

Mrs R. HillPrimary Science teacher
Forest School leader
Mr M. GendersYear 3 and 4 teacher
Mrs A. Wheat

KS1 Academic Lead

EYFS, Year 1 and 2 teacher

Teaching Assistants
Mrs A KenyonSEND TA
Mr G. Lo MonacoPrimary TA
Ms N. ShonePrimaryTA


Board of Governors
Andrew Gentles                                       Chair
Email: [email protected]
James Pugh-LewisVice Chair / Estates Governor
Debra CadmanStaff Governor
Margaret Viles  Education and RSE Governor
Karan HopkinsonPrimary Governor
Neil ChattleSTEM Governor
Ian LouchSafeguarding Governor
VacantFinance Governor
Raj AtwalIT, Legal and Compliance Governor
Vacant Marketing Governor

To contact Mr Gentles, Chair of Governors, by post, please address all correspondences to:

Chair of Governors,
Derby Grammar School,
Rykneld Road,
DE23 4BX

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