Graeme Wrightson: Headteacher
Graeme Wrightson became Headteacher of Beckfoot Upper Heaton in September 2019, following spells in Deputy Headteacher and Assistant Headteacher roles since the school's inception in September 2015.
Graeme considers it a huge privilege to serve the Heaton ward, and is committed to leading the school with community at the very heart. Graeme thinks that collaboration between school staff, students and their families will ensure that all students Enjoy, Learn and Succeed in their time at Beckfoot Upper Heaton.
Graeme, and the school's leadership team, have a clear vision to ensure a curriculum that inspires all students to be confident communicators and future-ready young people, who will go on to thrive in an ever-changing world. Our new community principles of Ready - Respectful – Safe, epitomise the care we have for every young person. Nothing will be left to chance in our quest to become a truly remarkable school where no child is ever left behind.