New Headteacher for September 2020

The Board of Trustees of Gateway Multi Academy Trust are delighted to announce that Mrs Annie Eagle has been appointed as Headteacher of The Romsey School from September 2020.

Mrs Eagle is currently Deputy Headteacher at the school and has 21 years of teaching and leading. She is passionate about teaching and improving young peoples’ lives and has wide experience in a variety of schools locally and further afield and is originally from the Romsey area.

She is highly regarded across the country for her leadership of teaching and learning

Ms Judith Houghton, Chair of the Board of Trustees, stated “After two intensive days of interviewing a wide range of candidates, Mrs Eagle clearly demonstrated how the school would continue to develop under her leadership for the benefit of all pupils and staff.

These are exciting times and I look forward to working with her to help to bring these ideas to fruition.” Mr Jonathan de Sausmarez, Executive Leader of the Trust, said “Mrs Eagle will lead the school with a clear vision for high academic standards aligned with the highest expectations of behaviour and care for all in The Romsey School community.”

Mrs Eagle was understandably delighted to be offered the post and looks forward to the challenges ahead. “It is a real privilege to have been given the responsibility for this wonderful school. I am really excited about the prospect of working with a great team of staff, students, parents and governors to continue to develop superb educational experiences for all our children”

Everyone in the Romsey and surrounding communities wishes her well as she takes up this exciting opportunity.

Judith Houghton – Chair of Board of Trustees

Jonathan de Sausmarez
Executive Leader GMAT