Dalton teacher appointed as new head at Walney School
Last updated at 09:03, Thursday, 24 October 2013
WALNEY School has appointed a new headteacher.
Governors have announced that following a detailed and thorough selection process, they have appointed John Richardson, currently Deputy Head at Dowdales School in Dalton.
A statement from the governors said: "Mr Richardson will start in the post in January, and governors look forward to working with him and the rest of the staff in continuing to raise standards at the school.
"Governors want to thank Helen Collis for her hard work as acting headteacher since Easter, and leading the school through a very difficult period.
"She will continue in the role until Mr Richardson takes up his post."
First published at 08:35, Thursday, 24 October 2013
Published by http://www.nwemail.co.uk
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My sons at walney and this appointment is just what the school needs! I've heard excellent reports from dowdales parents! Well done on getting the job!
OMG I was at school with Johno! Well done mate, always knew you'd hit the big time. Next pint is on you! xx
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