Gillas Lane Primary Academy and Nursery, Seaton Avenue, Houghton Le Spring, Sunderland, DH5 8EH

0191 500 5956

Gillas Lane Primary Academy and Nursery

Proud to be part of the Aim High Academy Trust


Teaching Staff

Head Teacher – Mrs Monaghan

Assistant Head Teacher - Mrs Todd

Director of Safeguarding and Pupil Welfare - Mrs Shovlin

SENDCo - Mrs Dodds

Teaching Staff:

Nursery – Miss Metcalf 

Reception – Miss Miller

Year 1 and PSHE Lead – Miss Emmerson

Year 2, KS1 Lead and Literacy Lead – Mrs Straughan

Year 3/4 and PE Lead – Mrs Daley

Year 4/5 and Science Lead – Mrs Dodds

Year 5/6 and Maths Lead – Mrs Todd

P.E teacher- Mr Carter


Teaching Assistants:

Nursery – Mrs McCoy

Reception – Mrs Burnhope

Year 1 and 2 - Mrs Simpson  

Key Stage 2 HLTA - Mr Douglass

Year 5/6 & HLTA – Mrs Plant


Business Support Officer:

Miss Cooper


Dinner Staff:

Dinner Ladies  - Mrs Robson

 -  Mrs Pattinson

 -  Mrs Mennear 

 -  Mrs Teasdale

 -  Mrs Walton


First Aiders:

Mrs Plant

Mrs McCoy

Miss Cooper

Mrs Burnhope

Miss Miller