Back to the classroom for new headteacher
0 Have your say When Roxanne Taylor left St Paulinus’ Catholic Primary School aged 11 in 1995, little did she imagine that one day she would become its headteacher.
But now she has done just that, taking over from Roxanna Drake, who retired in the summer after 20 years as head at the Dewsbury school.
Miss Taylor, who comes from Thornhill, returned to St Paulinus’ as deputy head in 2013. She described her first day in the role as ‘a surreal experience’.
‘I walked around the classrooms remembering that they were my old classrooms.
“It was like going back in time but in the modern day. Some of... read more
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