Part of the Greenwood Dale Foundation Trust group of Academies

Academy Staff

Meet our Staff

The Houghton Regis Academy has a Senior Leadership Team (SLT) of Deputy Principals and Assistant Principals, led by the Principal, Mr M Bonner.

Curriculum Management is undertaken by Heads of Department who are responsible for the efficient delivery of the National Curriculum. Year Heads manage the year teams and oversee the pastoral welfare of all pupils.


Mr M Bonner
Mr J Spurling
Deputy Principal 
Ms S Jones
Assistant Principal  
Mr A Winfield
Director of Enrichment
Mrs L Minchin
Director of Transition

Teaching Staff

Miss S Bowen - Head of Performing Arts & Music - Head of Years 8 & 9

Mr A J Caraca - History Department

Ms R Dilley - Head of Technology - Art & Design

Mrs E Haizel - Science Department

Miss C Hazley - English Department

Miss H Jarvis - PE Department

Mrs D Lambert - Head of MFL

Mrs F McLean - Head of Catering & Food Technology

Mr T Massiah - Head of Graphic Design & ICT 

Mrs B Olatunji – Head of Maths Department

Mrs M Patterson - Head of PCSHE

Mr A Stackhouse - PE Department

Mrs L Minchin - Head of Science 

Mrs K - Williams-Kassaie - Maths Department

Mr A Winfield - Science Department


Non-Teaching Staff

Miss E Bozser - Reprographics

Mrs J Bradley - PA to the Principal

Ms Caraca - SENCO

Mrs S Coffill - Learning Support Assistant

Mrs L Crawley - Reception Administrator & Finance

Mrs J Gutteridge - Learning Support Assistant

Mrs J Harrison - Learning Support Assistant

Mrs H Irons - Inclusion Officer

Mr S Kemp - Chef Manager

 Mrs T Newman - Finance Assistant

 Mrs J O'Sullivan - Learning Support Assistant/Speech & Language

Mrs A Peck - Learning Support Assistant

Mrs L Perrett - Learning Mentor

Mrs A Pinelli - Science Technician

Miss R Sheppard - Learning Support Assistant (Specialist)

Mrs J True - Learning Mentor

Mrs D Willis - Learning Support Assistant

Site Agents

Mr I Nutley - Deputy Site Agent

Mr K Rowe - Site Agent Manager

Cleaning Team

Mr T Lyjak - Cleaning Operative

Ms K Songer - Cleaning Staff Supervisor

Mrs G Sebastianpillai - Cleaning Operative


Midday Supervisors

Mrs T Gallagher - Midday Supervisor

Mrs C Scales - Midday Supervisor

Mrs S Mulhearn - Midday Supervisor


Ms S Pearce - Kitchen Assistant

Mrs A Young - Kitchen Assistant