Communications

Meet the Team

Senior Leader/ Head of English and Communications - Angela Moore (University of Leeds)

Vice Principal: Learning - Joanne Wilson (University of Hull)

Assistant Principal - Katie Dowling (Lancaster University)

Leadership Coach for English - Danielle Houghton (Sheffield Hallam University)

Second in Faculty - Victoria Gillings (University of Hull)

Senior Post holder: French - Lynn Bunce

Senior Post holder: English - Rebecca Kirk (University of Sheffield)

Head of Year/Teacher of French - Viki Rodgers (Liverpool John Moore’s University)

Teaching and Learning Leader: Oracy and Literacy - Nicola Clegg(University of Sheffield)

Teacher of English - Lucy Mair(University of Edinburgh)

Teacher of English - Janet Shaw (Sheffield Hallam University)

Teacher of English - Alice Galbraith (University of Exeter)

Teacher of English - Jodie Murray (Sheffield Hallam University)

Teacher of English and French - Adam Murtagh-Burd (University of Hull)

Teacher of English - Gary Oliver (Sheffield Hallam University)

SENCO - Ryan Purdy (University of Leeds)

This page covers information on both English and French communications. It details what students will experience, the curriculum plans they will follow and information on what students' main focus will be throughout years 7 to 11.

The Homework Club is coordinated by the LSA team on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school in the library.

Inclusion

The School Library

​The school library is open to all pupils and provides a calming and relaxing environment for individual or group study. ​The School Librarian offers training to Student Librarians such as desk duty and helping to catalogue, label and shelve books.

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English

During their study of English, students experience an equal split of Language and Literature lessons. We aim to teach students how to interpret, analyse and create texts from a wide range of genres as well as develop and enhance their basic literacy...

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French

During their study of French at The Dearne ALC students will develop their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. We aim to teach students how to interpret, analyse and create texts from a range of topics. The main focus for students...

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