It is with the deepest sadness and regret that we must inform you that Helen Roberts (Geography and Careers) passed away
on Saturday 4th March having been diagnosed with terminal cancer just a few weeks earlier.

The funeral service will take place at St. Andrew’s Church, Cheadle Hulme, SK8 5ET on 28th March at 1pm.

The funeral cortège will pass the school at 12.30pm

BAFB staff and pupils will line the inside and outside of the perimeters along Burnage Lane to pay their respects.

Any former students, Parents and Carers wishing to join us in paying their respects at this time
are invited to do so by standing on the opposite side of the road.

Please do not park your vehicle near school or on Burnage Lane. 

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School Leadership Team





Mr. I. D. Fenn


Deputy Headteachers

Mr I. Ross

Ms. H. Carter

Ms. J. Hill


Assistant Headteachers

Mr. D. Lingenfelter

Ms D. Broderick

Mr M. Rogers


Director of Finance

Mr. T. Merzougui


In addition to the Management Team the management and administration of the school is based on a structure of Pastoral and Subject responsibilities.




Pastoral Leader/Community:

Mr P. Iqbal

Heads of House are:

Ms. C. McNair (Oak)

Mr. D. James (Maple)

Ms S. Cottrill (Ash)

Ms. R. Wadeson (Rowan)


Heads of Faculty are:

Ms. H. Roberts and Ms E. Brown (English)

Ms. R. Taylor (Mathematics)

Mr. B. Hazzard (Science)

Ms. M. Wiener (Humanities / SRS)

Mr. S. Morrissey (ICT and Technology)

Ms. E. Farr (SENCO)

Ms. K. Horne (SENCO - Acting)

Ms. A. Boyd (Arts & Performance)

Mr. A. Trainor (Physical Education)

Mr. G. Morrison (Modern Foreign Languages)


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