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Nyewood CE Infant School

Smiling, Caring and Learning Together on a Journey with God

Our Teachers

Miss Perkins 

Miss Perkins is one of our Early Years teachers and is our Early Years Lead. Miss Perkins currently teaches Cherry Class.

Likes: Nature, animals, the seaside and reading.

Dislikes: Spiders.


Mrs Castleton

Mrs Castleton is one of our Early Years teachers. Mrs Castleton currently teaches Holly Class with Miss Adlam.

Likes: The countryside, beach walking and a busy social life.

Dislikes: Liver!

 Miss Linden

Mrs O'Leary

Mrs O'Leary is one of our EYFS teachers and currently teaches Willow Class with Mrs Macrae. 

Likes: Singing, theatre, chocolate and skiing. 

Dislikes: Being cold, being tired and mashed potato. 

 Mrs Macrae

Mrs Macrae

Mrs Macrae is one of our Early Years teachers and currently teaches Willow Class with Mrs O'Leary.

Likes: Chocolate, peace and quiet and logic puzzles. 

Dislikes: Big spiders and celery. 

Mrs Lawlor

Mrs Lawlor is one of our teachers. Mrs Lawlor currently teachers Holly Class with Mrs Castleton and in The Orchard with Mrs Merrick. Mrs Lawlor also works with Mrs Miller supporting inclusion. 

Likes: The colour green, Italian food and knitting.

Dislikes: Mushrooms, daddy long legs and being cold.

Miss Griffin

Miss Griffin is one of our Year 1 teachers. Miss Griffin currently teaches Hawthorn Class.

Likes: Sausage dogs.

Dislikes: Mashed potatoes.


 Mrs Walker

Mrs Burgess

Mrs Burgess is one of our Year 1 teachers and is also our Key Stage 1 Leader. Mrs Burgess currently teaches Sycamore Class.

Likes: Chocolate, running and cars.

Dislikes: Rainy days and olives.


Mr McCann  

Mr McCann is one of our Key Stage 1 teachers. Mr McCann currently teaches Chestnut Class.

Likes: Watch this space!

Dislikes: Watch this space!

Mr Brown

Mr Brown is one of our Year 2 teachers. Mr Brown currently teaches Apple Class.

Likes: Flapjacks, reading and going to the cinema.

Dislikes: Spiders, Moths and rude people.

Mrs Merrick

Mrs Merrick is one of our HLTAs. She currently leads our learning in The Orchard. She also leads our outdoor learning.

Likes: Spiders, playing in mud, children and sunshine.

Dislikes: Bad manners, gravy and custard.

Miss Holmes

Miss Holmes is one of our Year 2 teachers. Miss Holmes currently teaches Hazel Class.

Likes: Cheese, drawing, monkeys and sunny holidays. 

Dislikes: Mushrooms, spiders and the dark.