Aspire Teaching School
The Headteacher is a Local Leader of Education with the Aspire Teaching school. This involves being part of the strategic group and delivering a range of training sessions for teachers and leaders in Wakefield. Lauren McCarthy (Year 2 class teacher) is a Specialist Leader of Education with the Aspire Teaching school. Both staff have been involved in a recent SSIF project which focussed on supporting identified schools in Wakefield with reading strategies and support with a focus on disadvantaged pupils.