The Staff in Nursery:

Miss C Dowds - Nursery Class Teacher

Hi, I'm Miss Dowds and I am a the Nursery class teacher.

Previously I have worked in a school for children with special needs for 3 years.

I enjoy taking my dog Poppy to the beach for long walks.  I love to travel to see my friends.

Miss N Kaur - Teaching Assistant

My name is Nikita Kaur and I'm currently working in Nursery.

In my spare time I enjoy speding time with my family and friends.

Mrs F Hussain - Teaching Assistant

My name is Mrs Hussain and I am a teaching assistant in Nursery.  I joined Crumpsall Lane Primary School in 2014.

I have a BA(hons) degree in early childhood studies.  In my spare time I enjoy reading and spending time with my family.

The staff in Reception are:

Miss R Hay - EYFS Lead & Class Teacher

My name is Miss Hay and I am a Reception Teacher and EYFS Leader.  You will usually find me in Reception or outside in the EYFS area.

I have worked in Crumpsall Lane since 2014.  My favourite activity is large role play outside.  I enjoy making a road with shops, houses and garages or airports.

Miss K Lewis - Reception Teacher

Hello everyone!

I'm Miss Lewis and I am one of the teachers in Reception.

I love working in EYFS and I'm very excited about the year ahead.

I love dancing, bright colours and anything to do with arts and crafts.


Mrs S Medley - SEN Teaching Assistant

I'm an additional needs teaching assistant. I really enjoy the work I do and helping the children I support achieve the best of their ability whilst working and having fun!

My hobbies are: time walking the family dog and spending time with my family and my gorgeous grandchildren.

Ms K Asquith - Teaching Assistant

I have spent many years within early years both in England and Europe.

I really enjoy the variety and fast pace of working with younger children and helping them learn and grow.


Mrs L Mayoh - Teaching Assistant

I have worked at Crumpsall Lane since July 2015 and am currently based in one of the reception classes.  I have almost 30 years experience in Early Years Education and my previous roles include deputy manager of a college nursery and running a pre-school playgroup with my mum!

I have two, very lovely, grown up children, a daughter who lives in Northampton and a son who lives in Eygpt.

My hobbies include jewellery making, painting on canvas and learning about astronomy.  When time allows, I also can be found cycling, camping and kayaking with my husband.


Contact the School

Crumpsall Lane Primary School

Crumpsall Lane
M8 5SR

Main Contact: Mrs Karen Buxton

Tel: 0161 740 3741
Fax: 0161 795 1572