Meet some of the key staff at InterHigh

The quality of InterHigh School's education is driven by its Senior Leadership Team. Meet these key staff members here.

Executive Headteacher

Wayne Owens

Executive Head Wayne has an MA in Education, a PGCE in PE and over thirty-five years’ experience in teaching English, PE and Drama. He also has extensive management experience in a wide variety of schools, including some of England’s best schools. At InterHigh, Wayne is responsible for Key Stage 4 and a number of aspects of quality assurance, including progress data and the regulatory framework. Wayne is a strong advocate of the importance of a good education, knowing the role that it plays in transforming lives.

Deputy Headteacher

Nick Leney

Deputy Head Nick has a MEd and PGCE. He has over 20 years’ experience gained in both the UK and New Zealand has seen Nick specialise in the leadership of 21st Century schooling. Nick describes his working role as situated 'at the
interface of technology and learning'. A key responsibility of his work is the identification and translation of new opportunities through to enhanced student outcomes. Nick is a strong advocate of evidence based school leadership and
the transformative potential of synchronous online education. He leads the schools adoption of new technologies including artificial intelligence.

Deputy Headteacher

Stephen Phipps

Deputy Head Stephen has an NPQH, a PGCE in Secondary History and a PGCE in Special Educational Needs. He has over 23 years’ experience in teaching, 17 as a leader across a variety of successful schools. At InterHigh School, Stephen
is responsible for Key Stage 3, Additional Educational Needs and Safeguarding. Stephen heads up the work of the pastoral leaders at the school and is responsible for the expansion and growth of the curriculum that support pupils'
spiritual, moral, social and cultural (SMSC) development.

Head of Personalised Learning

Cassandra Millington

Cassandra has a BA (Hons) in Education with qualified teacher status, and 7 years’ experience teaching in the UK and Italy, specialising in additional educational needs and English. Cassandra believes strongly that personalisation
of learning is vital to student success, and works with students, parents and staff to support all pupils across the school. Cassandra also leads the InterHigh student council, and she is the Exams Officer for our exams centre
based in Wales.

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How We Teach

Timetabled lessons are delivered in live, interactive online classrooms by a professionally qualified teacher. Students are encouraged to engage and interact throughout and have 24/7 access to multiple resources including the cloud-based lesson library.

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Learn more about our online curriculum

InterHigh offers a full British secondary curriculum in a wide range of subjects online from Key Stage 3. As pupils progress through the school, they can study a full range of IGCSE, AS and A Level courses.

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