Sixth Form Team
|Assistant Headteacher & Sixth Form Lead||
Ms Clare Costello
Ms Costello was educated at a comprehensive school in North London, and went to study at Bristol university, gaining a degree in History. She has worked across London and Hertfordshire in roles ranging from specialist provision for emotional and behavioural need to leading Teaching and Learning. Ms Costello has worked for the SSAT, providing national training and guidance, and also provides training for History NQTs. She joined Copthall School in September 2019.
|Year 12 Director of Learning||
Ms J. Smith
|I studied Psychology at Goldsmiths University and whilst I was a teaching assistant I went on to complete my Masters in Educational and developmental Psychology at UCL/IOE University where I specialised in the effects of social, emotional and mental health on educational attainment. Shortly after I completed my teachers training in Social Sciences with East London Teaching Alliance and in 2017 I joined Copthall, shortly after I became the Curriculum lead for Psychology.|
|Year 13 Director of Learning||
Mr Maturine has been volunteering and working with young people for over ten years. He has worked in many different challenging environments and has gained many experiences from working with young adults. My main objective is to prepare students for the next steps and life outside of Copthall School. I believe in young people and believe with the right guidance and platform they can achieve the most wonderful things.
|Sixth Form Administrator and Attendance Officer||
I have worked in schools for 15 years. I have an Advanced Apprenticeship in Business Administration. For the last 10 years I have worked as a temp in schools all over London and Hertfordshire. I am also studying Psychology and Counselling with Open University.
Miss R Heffernan 12C
Miss Walters 12O
Miss S Said 12P
Ms Begum 12T
Miss Jones 13O
Mrs Peacock 13P
Mrs Viala 13T