The pastoral team at Chesterfield High support students and their parents to ensure they are able to focus on attainment and progress. The team strive to maintain exemplary levels of attendance, punctuality, behaviour and progress. The well-being of students is of paramount importance and the pastoral team work closely with teaching staff, senior leaders and parents to remove any potential barriers to learning that may exist.
The team is led by Miss Quinn (Assistant Head teacher); she leads a team of Key stage leaders, Progress Leaders and Student Support Managers.
Each Year group has a Progress Leader who is responsible for the pastoral care of the students in their year group. Progress Leaders for each year are as follows.
Progress Leader Year 7 – Miss Moore (Non-teaching)
Progress Leader Year 8 – Miss Ambrose
Progress Leader Year 9 – Mr Lewis
Progress Leader Year 10 – Miss Lyon (Non-teaching)
Progress Leader Year 11 – Miss Parker
Key Stage 5 Leader – 12 / 13 – Ms C Bowers
Student Support Managers are available throughout the school day to communicate with parents and deal with any queries that parents may have. The student support managers for each year group are as follows.
Year 7 - Mr Bainton / Mrs Whitter
Year 8 – Mrs Y Ewart
Year 9 – Miss Burgess
Year 11 – Mrs McKillop
Year 12/13 – Mrs L Hughes