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What We Do

Mari Palmer – Headteacher

I have been a teaching head for seven years and specialise in numeracy, PE, and Quality First Teaching. prior to taking up the headship at Settrington All Saints I  was Headteacher at St Hedda's RC Primary for three OFSTED inspections, the last two of which the school and her teaching were judged to be outstanding.

In 2017, Settrington All Saints on behalf of the Esk Valley Alliance, was designated as Research School for the Coastal opportunity area.

Areas of Expertise

  •  Numeracy
  • Quality First Teaching
  • PE
  • Research

Example(s) of outreach work undertaken and impact

Numeracy coordinator for eight schools. In addition to this Mari has had experience supporting other schools and also has a passion for Research and Development, particularly in mathematics.


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13 Sep 2021

Due to continued growth in pupil numbers, we are excited to be advertising for a new ATA in Key Stage 2. Please check our website or call the office for more information or to arrange a school visit @ScarboroTeach @CoastOA @EskValleyTSA @NYCResearchSch

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21 Jul 2021

Places for Mastering Number in North Yorks, York and the East Riding still available! Book today 👉 @CoastOA @STAR_Teaching @EastRidingILS @YCATSCHOOLS @SwaleAlliance @EskValleyTSA @RidingForwardTS @ScarboroTeach @EborHopeTSA

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2 Jul 2021

The DfE have now confirmed the new NPQ scholarships for Autumn 2021: Register your interest with Pathfinder Teaching School Hub here and we will send you more information on how to apply. @Ambition_Inst @CofE_EduLead #NPQ #CPD

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14 Jun 2021

Social & Emotional Learning - Twilight session led by @RobHTNewt & @mouldyjo Places still available - contact @ScarboroTeach to register (details on the flyer). @CoastOA @HuntResearchSch @NYCResearchSch @ResearchWolds @PathfinderTSH @EskValleyTSA @EducEndowFoundn @RedKiteTSH

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