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Upton Cross Primary School

Meet the staff

Senior Leadership Team

Headteacher - Charlotte Moore 

Orwell Road

Churston Avenue 

Deputy Head

Ms. D K Bansal

Deputy Head

Ms. R Khan

Assistant Headteacher

Ms. Z Lulat

Assistant Headteacher 

Ms. E Quare

Senior Leaders

Ms. H Lumu

Ms. A Mohammed

Senior Leaders

Ms. J Fisher (maternity leave)

Ms. E Cerkezi

Ms. M Grehan

Ms. K Pandor

Teachers and Support Staff

Year Group Leads


Ms. Z Lulat (Acting SENCO)


Ms. E Quare

Year 1

Ms. N Ali

Year 2

Ms. K Pandor

Year 3

Ms. A Mohammed

Year 4

Ms. S Mittra

Year 5

Ms. M Grehan

Year 6

Mr. B McDonald


Ms. M Fagnoul 


Orwell Road

Churston Avenue 


Conkers - Ms. S Begum

Acorns - Ms. M Edwards


Ash - Ms. T Hussein

Bay - Ms. S Williams

Elm - Ms. E Quare

Oak - Ms. H Karsan


Apple - Ms. H Ngyuen

Olive - Ms. N Ali

Cherry - Ms A. Khanom / Ms. H Begum

Damson - Ms. E Guiver


Holly - Ms. A Begum

Beech - Ms. K Pandor

Maple - Ms. T Begum


Aspen - Mr. G Khan

Elder - Mr. M Sharp

Birch - Ms. J Hoque

Willow - Ms. N Beavis


Hazel - Ms. S Mittra

Poplar - Ms. R Akthar

Chestnut - Ms. B Brown

Hawthorn - Ms. K Anjum


Juniper - Ms. A Reid

Magnolia - Ms. N Malik

Hornbeam - Ms. M Grehan

Mulberry - Mr. C Jasper


Laurel - Ms. G Wells

Eucalyptus - Mr. B McDonald

Acacia - Ms. A Fuwa

Sycamore - Ms. R Begum


Ivy - Ms. L Alom

Fig - Ms. K Stukins


Year Group Interventions - Ms. E Ho


Ms. S Panus

Ms. P Ademe


Ms. P Santhoki


ECT 1 Mentor - Ms. E Cerkezi

ECT 2 / T&L Mentor - Ms. A Mohammed

Inclusion & Curriculum - Ms. H Lumu & Ms. J Fisher

PPA / Cover

MFL / Cover Teacher - Ms. Fagnoul 

PE / Cover Teacher - Mr. C Ruthven

PE / Cover Teacher - TBC

Computing / Cover Teacher - Mr. E Lester

Cover Teacher - Mr. N Carballo

Support Staff

Orwell Road

Churston Avenue 


Ms. R Sira 

Ms. Y Karim


Ms. R Imtiaz

Ms. T Patel

Ms. F Mirza

Ms. H Patel


Ms. S Asif



Ms. J Fitzsimmons (1:1)





Ms. H Aslam

Ms. K Maqbool

Ms. A Shaikh

Ms. F Rahman

Ms. F Hussain

Ms. R Rahman


RWI - Ms. P Santhoki

Y2 Intervention - Ms. S Musahaji (3 days) 

Safeguard Leads

Mr. N Eagles

Ms. A Graham


Mr. I Khan

Ms. A Graham

Administrative and Site Teams  

Orwell Road

Churston Avenue 

Ms. A Hirani - School Business Manager

Responsible for personnel,finance, premises, (including site security), 

line manages all administrative and site staff

Ms. D Almeida - Front Of House & Marketing Officer

Ms. P Hussain - Receptionist

Ms. J Bhudiya - Health and Safety & Admissions Officer

Mr. L Brewster - Attendance Officer & Evolve Admin

Ms. K Williams - Finance Officer

Based at Hartley School

Mr. S Akbar - Site Supervisor

Mr. D Evans - Relief Site Supervisor 

Joyce Adoo - Cleaner in charge

Therese Mono - Cleaner (before school)

Francis Osei-Asare - Cleaner (before school)

Musulcebba Drammeh - Cleaner (before school)

Helen Ogike - Cleaner

Emilienne Assi-Bei (agency) - Lunchtime Cleaner

Samuel Appiah-Kusi - Cleaner in charge

Davinder Virk - Cleaner (before school)

Albert Abie - Cleaner (before school)

Helina Emmanuel - Lunchtime Cleaner

Kitchen Staff

Cook - TBC

Rohima Begum, Yasmin Patel, Rahma Ismail, Fati Musah, Bibi Nazeerah Elaheebocus, Katherine Ampadu-Asiamah 


Clare Woodcraft, Dharmishthabahen Wadia, Lakhbir Ubhi, Ajees Chinna Thambi Maracoir, Kanwal Khan