Posted: Thu 4th Feb 2016

Head named for new Tenby school

news.wales / newyddion.cymru
This article is old - Published: Thursday, Feb 4th, 2016

John Palmer, headteacher at Spittal Church in Wales VC Primary School has been appointed headteacher of the new English-medium Church in Wales VC Primary School in Tenby. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“I’m absolutely thrilled at the appointment” said Mr Palmer. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“I’ve no doubt that the fabulous new building will add greatly to the experiences of the children, but also to the community as a whole. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“Though there will undoubtedly be nerves about such a big change from infant and junior settings, I’m certain that a primary school that respects the traditions of the infant and junior schools will give the best of both for children in Tenby. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“It’s a wonderful opportunity and I can’t wait to get started.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The Chair of the temporary governing board, Niki Craig, said: “We are delighted with the appointment of Mr Palmer, and look forward to working together over the coming weeks, planning the new school. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“We are excited about confirming the name of the school, and involving the children in designing a new school logo and uniform. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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