Contact us

We're here to help, don’t hesitate to give us a call on:

0113 2574115 (8:00 - 4:00)
How can we help?
Our address

Co-op Academy Priesthorpe

Priesthorpe Lane



LS28 5SG


Find us on Google Maps



Who is the Principal?

Martin Blacoe is our Principal. Found out more about Martin here.

Unsure who you need to contact?

Please get in touch with Mrs Weldon, Mrs Elsworth or Miss Corry in our main office. They’ll make sure you get through to who can help you best.

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If you require a paper copy of the information on our website, please contact school on the above number and ask to speak to Miss Corry who will try her best to help you. This information will be supplied free of charge.

My child will be absent

Please let us know before 8:25am if your child will be absent.

You can speak to one of our Attendance Team.

Dee Lynch – Attendance Improvement Manager

Attendance Administrator

Marnie Conroy – Family Support Worker /Admissions


07624 810846


0845 3558167

Find more information on our attendance page




Who can I speak to about Special Educational Needs Support?

Pop in or call to make an appointment with our Special Educational Needs team.

Mr Randell – SEND Leader

Mrs Marker & Miss Fahy – SEND HLTA

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Find out more about our Special Education Needs provision and view our SEND report here. 

I'd like to report a safeguarding concern

Please make sure to report any safeguarding concern as soon as possible.

Check out our ‘Reporting a safeguarding concern‘ page for more information.

Ask at our main office. Just let the office staff know that it’s regarding a safeguarding concern.

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Meet Our Safeguarding Team

Mr Liam King – Assistant Principal (Behaviour & Inclusion)

Miss Lucinda Blackburn – Emotional Well-being Support Officer

Our Child Protection Officers are;

Mr Dominic Green – Head of Year 7

Miss Lyndsey Gowan – Head of Year 9

Mrs Dawn Bowker – Head of Year 10

Miss Natalie Jackson – Post 16 Student Support Leader

Miss Jane Cronshaw – Head of KS3

Mrs Dee Lynch – Attendance Manager

Miss Catherine Marker – SEND

Mr Dan Wainwright – SILC


Call the Leeds City Children’s Social Work Services

0113 222 4403 (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm).


If you think a child is in immediate danger, please call 999


More advice: Leeds City Council – Report a Child Protection Concern.

How do I contact the Governing Body?

Please send any correspondence F.A.O the Chair of Governors

Miss Rachael Bickerstaff

Co-op Academy Priesthorpe,

Priesthorpe Lane, Pudsey,

Leeds, LS28 5SG

How do I contact the Co-op Academies Trust?

Any complaint or concern should be raised via the Chair of Governors, this is clearly outlined in our Complaints Policy. The contact for our Governing Body is –

Miss Rachael Bickerstaff

Co-op Academy Priesthorpe

Priesthorpe Lane, Pudsey,

LeedS, LS28 5SG

Following this, should you still wish to contact the Co-op Academies Trust, you can write to the Central Team at X99 Co-op Academies, 8th Floor, 1 Angel Square, Manchester, M60 0AG.

Please mark all envelopes with X99 to ensure it reaches the Trust.

You can visit our Trust website: 

Who is our designated teacher for looked after children?

Nathan Randell – SEND Leader

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