Welcome to our new Year 7 for 2022!

Make sure that you keep an eye on the tabs to the left - more will appear in the coming weeks!  If you have any questions or concerns about the transition to high school, please contact our Head of Year 7, Mrs Bailey, at e.bailey@waltonledale.lancs.sch.uk. We are looking forward to welcoming you to your new school! 

On this page you will find information about some of the people who will be working closely with you when you arrive.

Hello, my name is Mrs Bailey and I am the Head of Year 7. I am so happy you have chosen this school and I cannot wait to meet and welcome you all to Walton-Le-Dale. I understand that moving from primary school to high school is a big change, but do not worry, myself and our wonderful team of Year 7 form tutors will help you settle quickly and make you feel happy in your new chapter at Walton Le Dale.

My name is Miss Christian and I am a Year 7 form tutor and Head of English at Walton-le-Dale High School.  I love reading and in my spare time I enjoy walking my two rescue dogs Pixie and Deejay.  I also enjoy riding my horse, Summer, and aerial silks.  I have lots of animals including a snake and a bearded dragon called Jerry.  I love working at Walton-le-Dale because I am privileged to be able to work with some amazing students and staff. 

Hello, I'm Mr Bayley, an English and Drama teacher. I love visiting the theatre, reading (and listening to audiobooks) and playing sports in my spare time. I also enjoy cooking and visiting fine-dining restaurants when I get the chance. I am originally from London and moved to the North-West in 2021 with my wife and young son.  I'm looking forward to meeting you all and helping you to settle into your new school.

Hello I am Ms Hill and I am Second In Humanities. I have been happy to be a part of the Walton Le Dale family for 10 years now and love my job. I enjoy musical theatre, keeping fit by running and doing Pilates. I love to travel and see the world and have taken part in worldwide charity activities and voluntary charity work abroad. I run the schools Amnesty Club which has proven very popular and allows our students to get involved in local, national and global campaigns, raise awareness of human rights issues and raise money for varies charities.