The leadership team consists of Mr L Gray (Principal), Mr R Eost (Head of School), Mrs A Page (Deputy Headteacher), Mrs A Ingram (Assistant Headteacher) and Dr Barnfield (Assistant Headteacher).
Each member of the team has general leadership responsibilities related to the efficient operation of systems and processes at Studley High School, combined with specific areas of whole school responsibilities.
Mr L Gray
Mr Lee Gray has a BSc in Zoology from Nottingham University and an MSc in Biological Anthropology from Durham. He completed his PGCE at Cheltenham and Gloucester College of Higher Education in 1998. He started his career at Chipping Campden School becoming an Advanced Skills Teacher, before teaching overseas in Thailand and then Monaco. On return to the UK he worked at Tudor Grange Solihull before taking up his first headship at Studley in 2014. He became Principal in 2019.
Key responsibilities include: Strategic overview, Ethos & Values, Marketing, Recruitment & Staffing, Finance and Governance
Mr R Eost
Mr Richard Eost has BA (Hons) in Physical Education (QTS) form University College Chichester. He started his career at Eggar's School in Alton Hampshire. Mr Eost moved from Eggar's in 2012 to become an Assistant Headteacher at Studley High School. He then took on the role of Deputy Head in 2016 and is currently Headteacher from 2019.
Key responsibilities include:
Mrs Amy Page has a BA in East Mediterranean History from The University of Birmingham and was awarded the University's Byzantine Award for her work on Greek women throughout history. She completed her PGCE at The University of Warwick. She started her career at Studley High School as a newly qualified teacher. In 2011, she was promoted to Curriculum Area Leader of Humanities. Amy began her leadership role in 2014 and took on the role of Deputy Head in 2019.
Key responsibilities include:
T&L, Q&A, Studley Experience, ITT and NQT, More Able, Events, Transition, SEND Provision
Mrs A Ingram
Assistant Headteacher, Director of Teaching School
Mrs Anna Ingram has a BA Honours degree in English Literature and Art History from the University of Wales Aberystwyth; she completed her PGCE through the same University, working in two schools in South Wales in 1995.
She started her career in Solihull and moved to a promoted position in a large comprehensive of 1400 children in Walsall. Mrs. Ingram came to work at Studley High School in 2001 as a Head of English and then became an Assistant Headteacher in 2006
Key responsibilities include: Teaching School, Pupil Premium, CPD and INSET, Staff Induction, Leadership Development, Coaching, Performance Management, Literacy
Dr C Barnfield
Dr Christina Barnfield has a BSc in Biology and a MSc in Microbiology from London University. She then completed a PhD in Immunobiology from Kings College London. She continued her research for 4 years in Stockholm, Sweden. On returning to the UK she completed her PGCE at Birmingham University. She worked at Tudor Grange Academy Trust for 12 years, and then took on the role of Assistant Head at Studley High in 2018.
Key responsibilities include: Reporting & Assessment, Data, Examinations, ITT development, Level 2 Provision, Intervention, Summer School