The Staff

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Mrs Vayro. B.A. MA.  N.P.Q.H


Safeguarding Lead

Curriculum & Standards 

Vets Club


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Mr J Connor. Bsc.



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Mrs Busby. B.A. P.G.C.E.

Deputy Head

Deputy Safeguarding Lead

Form Teacher: Year 4

Subjects: English, Spanish, Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning


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Mr M Connor. B.A. M.A.

Deputy Head

Form Teacher: Year 5

Subjects: Maths, Games

Football Club

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Mrs Leyland. B.Ed.

Assistant Head

Deputy Safeguarding Lead

Form Teacher: Year 3

Subjects: Maths, Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning


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Mrs Soper. Dip. Ed.



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Mrs Wilson    HNC Business Studies

School Secretary, Office Administrator

Paediatric First Aid Qualified

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Mrs Baker. B.Ed. 

Form Teacher: Year 6

Subjects: Games, Geography

Lacrosse Club


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Mr Busby B.Ed. N.P.Q.H. SLE 

Subjects: Games

Football Club


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Miss Castermans. B.Ed.

Form Teacher: Year 


Mrs Darlington. B.A. 

Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.

Reception Teaching Assistant

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Mr Donohue. BA

Subjects: Music

Ukulele Club

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Mrs Halliwell. BA. P.G.C.E

S.E.N Co-ordinator

Subjects: Ethics, French, Latin

News Reporters Club


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Mrs Hobbs. B.Sc  P.G.C.E

Subjects: Ethics, Science

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Mrs Hope. MA Theatre Studies

Head of Wellbeing

Subjects: Drama

Yoga and Mindfulness Club


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Mrs Howarth. BA. P.G.C.E.

Subjects: Ethics, History, Science

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Mrs Knowles. B.Ed   M.Ed

Subjects: English



Mrs Kara. Bsc. P.G.C.E.

Subjects: Maths

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Mrs Larner. Cert. Ed.

Form Teacher: Year 3

Subjects: English


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Mrs Lumsden. B.A. P.G.C.E.

Subjects: English, Ethics, History



Mrs Millrine. B.Ed

Subjects: Additional Support, Science

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Miss Naylor. BA. QTS.

Form Teacher: Reception

Paediatric First Aid Qualification

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Mrs Newman. BA. QTS.

Subjects: Games

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Mrs Sachro. BA. P.G.C.E

Subjects: Art and Craft

Art Club



Miss Tori Salinger. Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education

Teaching Assistant

Mental Health & Wellbeing Craft Club



Mrs Taylor. BA. QTS

Subjects: Dance, History, ICT

Dance Club

Netball Club


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Mrs West. BA. P.G.C.E

Form Teacher: Year 1

Mindfulness Art Club

Recorder Club


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Mrs Race

Infant Support

S.R.N. Sick Children's Nurse.

TA level 3

Year 1 Teaching Assistant




Miss Humphreys

Lunch Staff

Assistant Head Chef



Lucia Richards

Lunch Staff

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Mrs Coe

Lunch Staff


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Mrs Kirkland

Lunch Staff



Preparatory School

Broomfield Lane
Hale Cheshire WA15 9AS

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Mrs Ruth Vayro | Headteacher

0161 928 2386

Who We Are

Hale Preparatory School is a completely independent, co-educational school for children from the age of 4 to 11. The school is situated in the village of Hale, near Altrincham, Cheshire.