Address: The Lakes School, Troutbeck Bridge, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1HW
Phone: +44 (0)15394 40810

General Enquiries

For all general enquiries please contact Ms Fayers in reception on the number above. She will be happy to pass on your enquiry to a relevant staff member who will respond promptly to your call. Sometimes Ms Fayers may not be available so you may be put through to another member of our administration team who will be equally happy to take your call. Alternatively you can contact the school using the relevant email below. We look forward to hearing from you.

How do I contact a member of staff?

If your enquiry is of an urgent nature then please contact the school directly by telephone. However, if your enquiry is of a less urgent nature then please contact us by submitting an email using the relevant email below. You may have a question for your child’s Form Tutor or class teacher for example. If you would like your email to be directed to a specific member of staff then please start your email with FAO (For the attention of) then the staff member’s name and we will ensure your email is forwarded to them immediately. The staff member will then either reply by telephone or via email.

Further down this page, we have included a handy staff list to help you direct your email to the most appropriate staff member.



First Aid


General Enquiries

Brathay Tutors

Brathay 1: Mr Sharp

Brathay 2: Mr Cartwright

Brathay 3: Mrs Jeffrey

Brathay 4: Mr Troughton

Brathay 5: Mr Magee

Leven Tutors

Leven 1: Dr Dickinson & Mrs Jones

Leven 2: Mr Kelly

Leven 3: Miss Harris

Leven 4: Mr Shaw

Leven 5: Dr Fitzherbert

Rothay Tutors

Rothay 1: Mr Duggan & Mrs Jones

Rothay 2: Mrs Proctor

Rothay 3: Mr Robinson

Rothay 4: Miss Knight

Rothay 5: Mr Hodgetts & Mrs Nelson

Sixth Form Tutors

6RHa: Mr Hardy

6JBa: Mr Barr

6MNu: Ms Nunes & Mr Brown

Senior Leadership Team

Ms S Rainey Headteacher

Mr G France Deputy Headteacher

Mr J Barr Assistant Headteacher

Business Studies

Ms R Nelson Business Studies

Mr L Brown Business Studies

Creative and Performing Arts

Mr R Hardy Subject Leader Creative and Performing Arts

Mrs E Benson Art

Mr R Cartwright Drama

Mr A Clarke Music

Design and Technology

Mr R Sharp
Subject Leader Design and Technology

Ms G Anderson

Mr E Cleasby
Resistant Materials


Mr J Barr Subject Leader English

Mrs C Proctor English

Mrs D Parry English

Mr S Shaw English


Mr K Pickering Subject Leader Humanities, PSHE & CEIAG

Mrs K Jones Geography

Miss A Fisher History

Mr T Hodgetts Geography


Miss V Harris Subject Leader Maths

Mr J Magee Maths

Mr T Kelly Maths

Mrs H Marsden Maths

Modern Foreign Languages

Miss M Nunes Modern Foreign Languages: Spanish

Physical Education

Ms A Jeffrey Subject Leader Physical Education

Mr L Brown PE

Mr P Robinson PE and Outdoor Education

Science & Computing

Dr P Rigby  Subject Leader Science & Computing, Chemistry

Dr L Dickinson Physics

Dr E Fitzherbert Biology

Mr M Duggan Physics

Miss R Knight Chemistry

Ms S Rainey Chemistry

Mr M Troughton Computing

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