Nurture Challenge Inspire

A local school for the local community

0118 214 3888

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Contact The Wren School, Reading, Berkshire

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Contact details

Telephone calls are answered between 8.00am and 4.00pm, Monday to Thursday and 8.00am to 3.30pm on Fridays, however, you may leave a message at any time.

If you wish to contact the school about your child or to report their absence please telephone 0118 214 3888 or for other enquiries please email Mrs Griffiths, Office Manager, at

All visitors must report to Reception from the Southcote Lane side of the school site (through Ashwood Park Development):

Ruhemann Street
off Southcote Lane
RG30 3EZ

Please note, there is no visitor access from the Bath Road.

Parking can be found along the one way system opposite our Sports Centre.  Important: please see How to Find Us for full details of travel and parking.


Safeguarding concerns

To report any safeguarding concerns, please contact the school on 0118 214 3888 and speak to one of the Designated Safeguarding Officers below.

Ms Pike – Student Wellbeing Lead & Designated Safeguarding Leader-

Mr D Burnell – Assistant Vice Principal (from 12th November 2022)

Mr Hollands – Director of Sixth Form and Futures  –

Mr Marsh – Progress Leader – Year 7 –

Mr Columbro – Progress Leader – Years 8 & 9 – (from 12th November 2022)

Mrs Laney – Progress Leader – Year 10 & 11 –

Mrs Bradford – Student Support Officer – (from 12th November 2022)

Mrs Samuel – Student Support Officer – (from 12th November 2022)

Contacting teaching staff by email

NameSubjectEmail addressForm tutor
Alison AinscoughTeacher of Art and
Oliver Ashforth-SmithSubject Leader of
Tharu AustinTeacher of
Gemma BoverSubject Leader of
Hannah BraxtonTeacher of
Patrick BrookingTeacher of
Alicia BuckleyTeacher of
Daniel BurnellAssistant Vice Principal -
Melissa ButterfieldTeacher of
Tibor CehTeacher of
James ChattockTeacher of
Eilish ChattockTeacher of
Paul ChessellTeacher of Art &
Debbie ChildTeacher of
Ruth ClarkeTeacher of
Vicki ColemanSubject Leader of Art and
Thomas CollinsTeacher of
Vito ColumbroProgress Leader Year 8 &
Tina CresswellAssistant Vice Principal / Teacher of
Sian CruseTeacher of
Simon ElfordSubject Leader of
Mark FarrellTeacher of
Georgia FieldTeacher of
Camilla FordTeacher of
Martina GrantTeacher of
Gargi GuptaSubject Leader of
Sandrine HardySubject Leader of
Laura HarmanTeacher of
Charlotte HammondTeacher of
Andrew HollandsDirector of Sixth Form & Futures / Teacher of
Natasha HolmesTeacher of
Richard HowseTeacher of
Thomas HutchinsTeacher of
Ansam JabraoutiTeacher of
Suzy KendallTeacher of
Jadwiga KiszkaSubject Leader of
Kim LaneyProgress Leader for Year 10 &
Elliot LovelessSubject Leader of
Caroline MackayLeader of Culture / Teacher of
Hakim MalihCover
David MarshActing Year 8 Progress
Helen McLuckieCover
Sabina MiahTeacher of
Sarah MollenVice Principal / Teacher of
Ashley MountTeacher of
Bessie O'BrienAssistant Vice Principal; NQT & new staff induction co-ordinator
Bethany OakmanSubject Leader of
Hattice OzTeacher of
Kate PikeStudent Wellbeing Co-ordinatorkpike@wren.excalibur,
Elena PorruaTeacher of
Julian PrattCover
Joanna ReadingTeacher of
Luke ReynoldsTeacher of
Shahid SaddiqSubject Leader of Business
Kapil SainiTeacher of
Helen SawyerTeacher of
Poonam SinghTeacher of
Jackie SpoonerTeacher of
Fiona StreetTeacher of
Christopher SuselTeacher of
Veronica TansieTeacher of
Gemma ThompsonTeacher of Business
Sarah ThrelfallSubject Leader of
Louis TurnerCover
Claire UpstonSubject Leader of

Term Dates


Term 2

Inset day – Fri 11 Nov & Fri 2 Dec 2022

Mon 31 Oct – Tue 20 Dec 2022

Christmas break – Wed 21 Dec – Tue 3 Jan 2023

Term 3

Wed 4 Jan – Fri 10 Feb

Half term – Mon 13 Feb – Fri 17 Feb 2023