Key contacts:

Kelly Holbrook, Headteacher: kho@longbenton.org.uk

Sheila Palmerley, Chair of Governors: email lhs@longbenton.org.uk marking it 'FAO Chair of Governors'

Special Educational Needs Coordinator, Claire Avary: (0191) 2189500. Ext 206 or email CA@longbenton.org.uk


For pastoral queries, please contact your child's Year Leader or form tutor in the first instance:

Head of Year 7, Louise Gardner: LG@longbenton.org.uk

Head of Year 8, Alex Maughan: AMG@longbenton.org.uk

Head of Year 9, Rachel Cooper: RCO@longbenton.org.uk

Head of Year 10, Nicola McPherson: NMC@longbenton.org.uk

Head of Year 11, Kevin Leigh: KLE@longbenton.org.uk 

Head of 6th form, Ian Williams: IW@longbenton.org.uk


For information about The Melrose Centre, please telephone Southlands School on 0191 300 0505 or email admin@southlandsNT.org.uk

For all other general school enquiries please email lhs@longbenton.org.uk 

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