Mr J Russell

Head of Sixth Form |

Originally from Sale, Mr Russell studied Politics and History at the University of the West of England. After some time working in banking, he completed a Master’s Degree in Comparative Politics and History and a PGCE in History. He has taught History since 2003 and joined Alderley Edge School for Girls from Stockport Grammar School. Mr Russell is our Head of Sixth Form.

Ms M Johnson

Assistant Head of Sixth Form |

Ms Johnson relocated to the North West after teaching at Wolverhampton Girls’ High School. An experienced mathematician, she is passionate about inspiring pupils to love mathematics and to think logically. As well as running the advanced running club within school, she works, extensively, with STEM projects and is particularly keen to interest girls in Engineering, through the Engineering Education Scheme. Her most recent successes with the Engineering teams include winning the Big Bang North West Young Engineers of the Year 2017 and being Runners Up in the National Big Bang Senior Young Engineers of the Year2017. Ms Johnson is Assistant Head of Sixth Form.

Mrs H Jeys

Headmistress |

Mrs Jeys grew up in Staffordshire before attending Durham University where she gained a First Class Honours Degree in Theology (with ancient languages). After a further stint at Cambridge University, she started her teaching career at The Manchester Grammar School. She then went onto lead Religion & Philosophy Departments at Malvern Girls’ College, Hulme Grammar School for Boys and Manchester High School for Girls. She enjoyed diverse roles at Manchester High School for Girls; from leading the first cohort of girls through the International Baccalaureate Diploma to being Head of Years 8 – 11 before becoming Deputy Head Mistress (Pastoral) in 2012.

She is passionate about holistic approaches to education and has written many nationally published articles on issues relating to girls’ schools and education. She is also an author of Philosophy textbooks for sixth form students. She has led external training sessions on data in schools and has spoken on the radio about various pastoral ventures including mindfulness and wellbeing. Mrs Jeys enjoys her responsibilities on the Education Committee for the Girls’ School Association and as a school inspector. She joined Alderley Edge School for Girls as Headmistress in September 2016.

Nursery and Pre-School Taster Day

Tuesday 26 June 2018 from 9:30am – 11:30am

For girls aged 2 – 4