Year 5

Mr J Kelly

Teacher (Brazil)

My interests: Family and friends are very important to me and I spend lots of time with them, as well as my bright orange cat: Clyde. One of my favourite pastimes is playing football and I am also an avid Liverpool supporter. Apart from sport, I also love all types of music and love to visit new places around the world when I can. I’ve been a teacher for 6 years now and I particularly enjoy teaching English and reading the wide array of outstanding stories that the children in my class create.


Mr J Anson

Teacher (Greece)

My interests: My friends and family are very important to me and I like to spend my time with them. I enjoy playing football and I am also an avid Derby County supporter. I also like to keep fit and healthy by going to the gym and riding my bike. This is my second year at Meadow and I particularly enjoy teaching Maths.

A fun fact about me: Before becoming a teacher, I used to teach archery to children and adults.


Mrs J Dunmore

Teaching Assistant (Brazil/ Greece)

My interests: I have 3 grown up children Laura, Amie and Joe who I love spending time with. I also have a baby granddaughter - who I think is my own baby. I love to socialise with my friends, I enjoying walking and like to read whenever I get chance. I have a huge interest in shopping - which is an expensive hobby but one I really enjoy .

I have been a teaching assistant for about 15 years I find it fun, interesting and rewarding .


Fun fact about me: I can recite the alphabet backwards underwater

And I’m a great joke teller


Mrs J Pearson

Teaching Assistant (Brazil/Greece)

My Interests: I love to get out walking. I head somewhere in the UK every summer for a week to walk in pastures new.

I walk twice a day with my dog Luna who is a Staffy cross and has boundless energy.

I’ve been lucky enough to travel quite a bit and have lived in numerous places including Hong Kong and Germany for 10 years which is where I first went to work in schools.

I love hosting murder mystery parties for my family and watching the competitiveness of siblings trying to out act each other .

Fun fact about me: I have met Prince Philip and completed an army assault course for the SSAFA charity.



Mrs S Choi

Teaching Assistant (Brazil)


My Interests: I love spending time with my family (and extended family) and friends. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, swimming and Zumba. I have been a teaching assistant for over 7 years at Meadow.


A fun fact about me: In 2013 and 2014, I swam 1.5km (60 lengths of EPSV pool) for Swimathon charities.


Mrs L Stewart

Teaching Assistant (Brazil)

My interests: I love spending time with my family of a weekend and catching up with friends. I enjoy nature and being outside and I also like doing my bit to help the environment by being eco friendly. My happy place is baking a nice cake in the kitchen and then eating it all up. I read lots of books and like to watch environmental documentaries.

Fun fact about me: I was born with bright red hair so my sister said I looked like an orangutan as a baby.