Lower KS2

The Staff in Lower Key Stage Two:

Miss N Cunningham - Year 3 Class Teacher

Hi, I'm Miss Cunningham and I'm a Year 3 class teacher. Previously, I have taught in India as a volunteer and in South Korea for two years. I love to travel and learn about different cultures.

In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my friends and going to the gym.

Mrs P Cassidy - Teaching Assistant

Hi I'm Mrs Cassidy. I am married and have 2 grown up children Stephanie and Jonathan. After leaving school I completed my NNEB training and ever since I have worked with children from the ages of 2 to 7 years.

I am involved in my local church where I run a youth club for young people from 10 to 18 years old. In my spare time I enjoy walking and swimming. 

I am currently based with in Year 3. I started working at Crumpsall Lane in September 2006, previously to this I had worked for 7 years at Cravenwood throughout the early years.

Miss R Rowley - Teaching Assistant 

I have worked at Crumpsall Lane for nearly 3 years.  I am currently a teaching assistant in Year 3.

I love seeing my friends when I am not in school,  watching and reading Harry Potter books.  I have lots of Harry Potter toys, ask the children in my class; I brought them in for "Show & Tell"

I love 'Smiles' so give me one of your best when you see me around school.

Miss S Roberts - Year 3 Class Teacher

Hi, I'm Miss Roberts and I am a Year 3 Class Teacher.  I have taught in Thailand, India and Poland.

I love travelling and learning about different cultures.

In my spare time I enjoy singing, hiking and speding time with my family & friends.

Mr A Collins - Teaching Assistant

Hello, my name is Mr Collins.

I joined Crumpsall Lane in January 2014, and in my relatively short time here I have been fortunate enough to work across the school in years 1, 2, 3 and 4!

I am extremely passionate about the education and well being of our pupils and strive to be a teacher, role model and friend to them all.

One of my main interests is football, so you can often find me outside scoring goals at break time!  I am also a coach for our very talented Crumpsall Lane Football Club.

Miss A Rook - Year 4 Class Teacher

Hello, my name is Miss Rook and I'm a Year 4 class teacher. I'm really looking forward to getting to know everyone in school.

I have previously worked abroad in Italy and France and travelled a lot!

In my spare time I like to read, learn a new language and cook lots of new recipes.

Mrs S Begum - Teaching Assistant

Hello, my name is Mrs Begum and I am a Teaching Assistant in Year 4. I joined Crumpsall Lane Primary School in September 2014.

In my previous roles I have worked across the EYFS and KS1.

In my spare time I enjoy pilates, reading and spending time with friends and family.

Mrs M Best - Teaching Assistant

I am part of the Inclusion Team at Crumpsall Lane.  I have worked here for just over 4 years as a one to one teaching assistant.  For my role I have learnt Grade 1 Braille and am currently learning Grade 2 Braille.

When I'm not in school I love walking my dogs and travelling!

Mr A Tait - Year 4 Class Teacher, P4C Leader

Hello all! I am a Year 4 teacher at Crumpsall Lane Primary School. 

I have been fortunate to have lived in many different places in England and have really enjoyed having varied experiences. 

I love sports and keeping fit.  The main sport I do at the moment is running.  I can often be spotted jogging in South Manchester.  Please wave if you see me! 

Miss M Parkes - Teaching Assistant

Hello, this is my ninth year at Crumpsall Lane.  I have supported from years 2 to 6 and am currently in Year 4.

I work alongside Mr Tait, supporting year 4 in all areas.

In addition, I facilitate the 1stClass@Numbers maths intervention.

Contact the School

Crumpsall Lane Primary School

Crumpsall Lane
M8 5SR

Main Contact: Mrs Karen Buxton

Tel: 0161 740 3741
Fax: 0161 795 1572