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We love this illustration by about how to tap into your happiness chemicals! From a bike ride to simply hugging a family member there are lots of ways to increase the amount of happiness chemicals your body produces. Anyone fancy a piece of dark chocolate? 😌


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If you feel as though you're at a loss for where to turn as a parent during these difficult times, we're here to help. Parent Talk offers free, down-to-earth information and advice for parents of children aged 0-19.


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🌟Reminder🌟 The Kingston and Richmond Youth Council want to hear from you! The link is:  The survey closes this Friday- 7th August 2020.   Have your voice heard! 🗣


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Happy Thankful Thursday! The trick is... when you are feeling glum... take a closer look.. there really is ALWAYS something to be thankful for 🙏 The BEDROOM that I have to tidy. 🙏The FOOD on the dishes that I have to clear off the table 🙏 The SUN that I have to shade from


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Have you checked out yet? This week the playlist encapsulates the term RESILIENCE 💪🏼 We love it! Go check it out on and search Kooth_uk. 🎧


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Wake up and do all that you can... stay happy stay safe stay motivated be the best version of you. There is a hub of resources on our website (link in our bio) on the ‘find help’ tab to support you for


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A new youth survey has been launched looking at the health and wellbeing of children and young people during the pandemic. Have your say:


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Join us for our FINAL Living Room Session of the summer tomorrow at 6pm! It's our biggest session yet featuring RMT students from The Russell and The Queen's School, Kew🎶 Set your reminder now:


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After so much upheaval in children's lives recently, alongside we've put together a 'Restorative Thinking and Positive Relationships' course for parents & carers on how to manage conflict at home over the holidays and beyond:


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Many children will be spending more time online this summer as they stay home and social distance. If you want to talk to your child about the risks of sending or receiving nude images, click here:


Thank you! 😊


We’ve finally reached the end of the weirdest and most difficult of school years. Our students and staff have shown remarkable resilience and adaptability and we’re so proud of them. We wish all of our Waldegrave families a very well-earned break. Have a great summer!


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This Covid-19 guidance for young people is made BY young people 😃 This fantastic, informative illustration was drawn by in collaboration with the . We think its brilliant... check it out! 👀


Waldegrave summer concert is here! Enjoy😊


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Young people living or studying in Richmond - please tell us what you think about your wellbeing. Complete our survey for a chance to win £50!


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Did you know... some of the fantastic youth centres in Richmond & Kingston boroughs are now able to run bookable activities at their centres😃 Places are limited (for reasons of safety) so we suggest you head over to their Instagram pages or the AFC website and check it out!


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The Kingston and Richmond Youth Council want to hear your voice! They are interested in what you think about: 📌your local area 📌your school 📌your safety 📌thoughts around the COVID-19 The survey link is


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My daughter's headteacher wrote in her school report that she was bossy. She was 6. I asked how many boys had the word bossy in their school report & wasn't given an answer


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We have a great selection of brass, guitar, piano and vocal performances featuring in tonight's Living Room Session! Tune in to see RMT students from 🎶 Join us at 6pm:


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[NEWS] Families in Richmond upon Thames are being urged to check if they qualify for free school meals. Check if your family is eligible: 🍽️

Leadership Team and Key Contacts

Staff & Partnerships

The school has a staff of 107 full and part time teachers, 20 technicians and curriculum support staff, 21 administrative staff and 3 premises staff. School lunches, grounds maintenance and cleaning are provided through competitive contracting. There is a strong commitment to training and professional development, and the work-life balance and well being of all staff.

The staff work in partnership with primary schools and post 16 providers, and have established links with teacher training institutions through our work as a Teaching School. We are pleased to act as host for Richmond Music Trust activities on Saturday mornings and to be able to provide a rehearsal venue for the Richmond Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Richmond Youth Concert Band.

Waldegrave School became a National Support School (NSS) in July 2011 when Mrs Nunn was appointed as a National Leader of Education (NLE). National Support Schools can support improvement in other schools and are invited to provide expert advice to ministers on future development strategies.

Staff Contact Information

The names of key contacts are given below. All staff can be contacted via mail box or via the school office on 020 8894 3244


Leadership Team



Ms E Tongue

Senior Deputy Headteacher

Mrs M Cassels

Deputy Headteacher

Mrs K Page

Business Manager

Ms E Bloxham

Assistant Headteacher, Head of KS3

Mr A Isted

Assistant Headteacher, Head of KS4

Mr D Sharp

Assistant Headteacher, Head of KS5

Mr J Bannister

Assistant Headteacher, Inclusion & SEND

Ms W Minns

Assistant Headteacher, Enjoyment & Welfare

Ms S Moore 

Assistant Headteacher, Timetable

Ms N Offord



Pastoral Care

Head of Year 7

Mr P Greaves

Head of Year 8

Mrs O Mortimer

Head of Year 9

Ms M Larsson

Head of Year 10

Mrs H Shires

Head of Year 11

Mrs J Bashford-Hynes

Head of Year 12

Ms S Calverley

Head of Year 13

Ms R Pugh
SENCO Ms E Salsbury

Heads of Subject



Ms H Jamieson

Design Technology

Mrs N Davies


Ms C Clark


Mr S Rusk


Ms C Hetherington


Miss R Flanigan


Mr N Drew

Information Technology

Mrs J Green

Modern Languages

Mrs S Mullan


Ms S Dawkins

Performing Arts

Ms C O'Brien

Physical Education

Ms C Pipe

Religious Education

Mrs A Murphy


Ms N Bechirian

Social Science

Ms N Sillwood

Support Staff Contacts


Business Manager

Ms E Bloxham


Curriculum Services Manager

Mrs C Richardson

Data Manager

Mrs D Park

Exams Officer

Mrs T de Rose

Finance Officer

Mrs S East

Headteacher's PA

Mrs K Bamford

IT Head of Operations

Mr C Keywood

Senior Caretaker

Mr D Cooper

Sixth Form Student Officers

Mrs N Evered / Mrs L Ridgley

Student Services Manager

Ms R Harding