New head at school

NRHNBE120106a2, Horsley Woodhouse primary school new headteacher Liz Peach with the school council under the new shelter.
NRHNBE120106a2, Horsley Woodhouse primary school new headteacher Liz Peach with the school council under the new shelter.

It’s all change at the top for Horsley Woodhouse Primary School this term.

Former Somercotes Junior School headteacher Liz Peach has taken over the top spot. And new head Mrs Peach, 49, from Wirksworth, is looking forward to the challenge. She said: “It’s a really good school and I want to take it to being an outstanding school if I can. There’s a fantastic team. I’ve been here for a few days and they are extremely positive.”

Mrs Peach added that she is looking forward to celebrating the Diamond Jubilee and the Olympics this year.

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All change: Horsley Woodhouse Primary School pupils welcome their new headteacher Liz Peach. Mrs Peach takes over from head of 25 years Hilary Shipley, who retired in December.