Abbey Mead Primary Academy is a dynamic, vibrant and outstanding school situated in the North of Leicester. Abbey Mead serves a diverse learning community and provides the best possible support in enabling pupils to achieve their maximum potential. Its broad and balanced curriculum effectively prepares children for the next stage of their education and life in modern Britain.
Gary has been the principal of Abbey Mead Primary Academy since January 2019. Gary started his teaching career at Willowbrook Primary Academy as a newly qualified teacher in 2009 and has held several senior leadership posts throughout his career, including a headship of Knighton Fields Primary Academy from June 2016.
Gary is a Challenge Partner trained reviewer who enjoys gaining inspiration for new and wonderful ideas from the schools that he visits. He is passionate about mathematics and returned to University to undertake the Mathematics Specialist Teacher Programme in 2011. He is keen for every child to leave his school with a love for the subject and fluent mathematical life skills.