Part of the Learning in Harmony Trust

"In the Learning in Harmony Trust, we work in harmony to achieve excellence for all. We live and breathe our values and focus on doing things the right way, providing the perfect environment for all our children to flourish and succeed. And with a diverse range of schools in two contrasting locations, we offer a unique opportunity for professionals looking for a challenging and rewarding career in a supportive, creative and forward-thinking environment."
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Upton Cross Primary School

Our Team

Senior Leadership Team

Headteacher - Ms. C Moore

Orwell Road

Churston Avenue 

Deputy Head

Ms. D K Bansal

Deputy Head

Ms. R Khan

 Assistant Headteacher 

Mr. A Tsui-Lucas

Ms. J Fisher

Ms. H Lumu

Senior Leaders

Ms. A Mohammed

Mr D.McDonald

Ms G.Wells

Senior Leaders

Ms. E Cerkezi

Ms. K Pandor

Ms. N Searle

Teachers and Support Staff

Year Group Leads


Ms. N Searle


Ms. E Cerkezi

Year 1

Ms. K Pandor

Year 2

Ms. G Wells

Ms. N Ali

Year 3

Ms. R Begum

Year 4

Ms. A Fuwa

Year 5

Ms. A Mohammed

Year 6

Mr. B McDonald


Mr. C Ruthven

Ms. M Robinson


Orwell Road

Churston Avenue 


Conkers - Ms. S Begum

Acorns - Ms. P Santokhi


Ash - Mr. L Cooke

Bay - Ms. M Edwards

Elm - Ms. C Robson

Oak - Ms. H Karsan


Apple - Ms. A Begum

Cherry - Ms K Pandor

Damson - Ms. E Guiver


Holly - Ms. G Wells

Pine - Ms. T Begum

Beech - Ms. A Begum

Maple - Ms. N Ali


Aspen - Mr. G Khan

Birch - Ms. R Begum

Willow - Ms. I Crockford-Smith


Hazel - Ms. K Anjum

Poplar - Ms. A Fuwa

Chestnut - Ms. S Williams

Hawthorn - Ms. M Latimer


Juniper - Ms. A Mohammed


Hornbeam - Ms. J Hoque

Mulberry - Ms. R Akhter


Laurel - Ms. J Drummond

Eucalyptus - Ms. N Malik

Acacia - Mr. B Mcdonald

Sycamore - Mr. S Ahmed


Ivy - Ms. K Stukins


PPA / Cover

Cover Teacher - Ms. M Robinson

PE / Cover Teacher - Mr. C Ruthven

Cover Teacher - Ms. P Ademe

Cover Teacher - Ms. S Panus

Support Staff

Orwell Road

Churston Avenue 


Ms. R Sira 

Ms. Y Karim


Ms. Z Bibi

Ms. R Imtiaz






Ms. S Mushaji


Ms. F Hussain

Ms. H Patel



Ms. K Maqbool



Ms. F Mirza



Ms. I Shaukat


Ms. H Aslam

Ms. R Rahman

Ms. A Shaikh

Ms. T Patel


Safeguarding Leads

Mr. N Eagles

Ms. A Graham



Ms. A Graham

Midday Assistant

Ms. Teji

Ms. Jabir

Ms. Khatoon

Ms. Lukasik

Ms. Nur

Ms. Khatun


Administrative and Site Teams  

Ms. A Hirani - School Business Manager


                                                   Ms. J Bhudiya - Health and Safety

                    Admissions Officer

                                                   Mr. L Brewster - Attendance Officer 

                                                                               Marketing Officer

                                                   Mr. I Khan - Site Supervisor 

Orwell Road

Churston Avenue

Ms. J Shaikh - Receptionist


Ms. P Hussain - Receptionist

Cleaners on Site

Ms. J Adoo - Cleaner in charge

Ms. T Mono - Cleaner 

Mr. F Osei-Asare - Cleaner 

Ms. M Drammeh - Cleaner 

Ms. H Ogike - Cleaner

Ms. E Assi-Bei (agency) - Cleaner

Cleaners on Site

Mr. S Appiah-Kusi - Cleaner in charge

Ms. D Virk - Cleaner 

Mr. A Abie - Cleaner 

Ms. H Emmanuel - Cleaner

Kitchen Staff

Cook - Mr. Z Ali

Ms. R Begum, Ms. Y Patel, Ms. R Ismail, Ms. F Musah, Ms. B Nazeerah Elaheebocus, Ms. K Ampadu-Asiamah 


Ms. C Woodcraft, Ms. D Wadia, Ms. L Ubhi, Mr. A Maracoir, Ms. K Khan