Our classes

Dudley Infant Academy is a two-form entry school with six classes spilt across Early Years, Year 1 and Year 2. Currently our classes are named as follows:

  • EYFS - Class Sun bear
  • EYFS - Class Tiger
  • Year 1 - Class Wolf
  • Year 1 - Class Panda
  • Year 2 - Class Turtle
  • Year 2 - Class Rhino

The children are supported in class by full time Teaching Assistant provision. We are very proud of our year group teaching teams here at Dudley.

EYFS Team

Class Sun Bear

A sun bear
A  photo of Mrs Harris Teacher

Mrs Harris
Class Teacher

A photo of Mrs Harrison TA

Mrs Harrison
Teaching Assistant

Class Tiger

A tiger
A photo of Miss Turner Teacher

Mrs Turner
Class Teacher

A photo of Mrs Parkinson TA

Mrs Parkinson
Teaching Assistant

Year 1 Team

Class Wolf

A wolf
A photo of Mr Rose Teacher

Mr Rose
Class Teacher

 A photo of Mrs Medhurst TA

Mrs Medhurst
Teaching Assistant

Class Panda

A panda

Mrs O'Regan
Class Teacher

 A photo of Ms Love Teacher

Ms Love
Class Teacher

A photo of Mrs Gurka TA

Mrs Gurka
Teaching Assistant

Year 2 Team

Class Turtle

A photo of Mrs Piotroswki Teacher

Mrs Piotrowski
Class Teacher

A photo of Mrs Hitchman TA

Mrs HitchmanTeaching Assistant

 A photo of Mrs Sargant TA

Mrs Sargant
Teaching Assistant

Class Rhino

A rhino

Mrs Higginson
Class Teacher

A photo of Miss Burgess TA

Miss Burgess
Teaching Assistant

 a photo of Mrs Hayes TA

Mrs Hayes
Teaching Assistant

Additional Teaching/Support Staff Information

Mrs Pemberton-Powell
Part-time Class Teacher
Role - Covering teacher’s Planning, Preparation & Assessment (PPA) time as follows:

  • Mrs Harris - 1 day per week
  • Miss Turner - half a day per week

Miss Blackman
Part-time Class Teacher
Role - Covering teacher’s Planning, Preparation & Assessment (PPA) time as follows:

  • Mrs Piotrowski - 1 day per week
  • New Year 2 teacher - half a day per week
  • Mr Rose - half a day per week

Mrs Storey
Intervention Teaching Assistant Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Mrs Sankey
Academy Inclusion Leader (SENCo)
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Mrs Chapman
Academy THRIVE Practitioner
Full time