Rowlatts Mead Primary Academy

Balderstone Close

0116 2768812

Academy Information

Rowlatts Mead Primary Academy proudly serves a diverse community in the East of Leicester. Rowlatts Mead diligently focuses on community cohesion by utilising and supporting the community and services, which has benefited its pupils greatly.

Learners make progress through the broad, balanced, enriched and creative curriculum which is delivered by the highly committed and skilled teaching and non-teaching staff. The curriculum continually evolves, ensuring that each learner is equipped with the essential skills they need as they develop and grow.

The school works closely with a number of secondary schools and universities to develop particular skills amongst the staff and pupils, and enhance school provisions.

Jennie has been principal of Rowlatts Mead Primary Academy since August 2022. Jennie began her career as a teacher in 2002 at Abbey Mead Primary Academy, where she successfully undertook several leadership roles including running the primary phase of the teaching school and leading on a number of school improvement projects across the city. Jennie is passionate about school improvement and curriculum development, and delivers high quality training for teachers and mentors in the first year of the Early Career Framework for the Leicester and Leicestershire Teaching School Hub.

Jennie takes an active role in Challenge Partner reviews across the country and enjoys the opportunity to share good practice and research the latest developments that shape the ever-changing educational landscape.  She is an energetic leader who is keen for every child to leave her school with a love for learning and a school experience that equips them with the necessary skills to thrive in modern Britain.

Jennie Henson