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Kate Burton


Kate Burton began teaching in Manchester at Old Trafford Primary in 2003 and as her career progressed she moved across to Bradford.  She has worked at Bowling Park Primary School since 2008 as an Assistant Head for EYFS, Deputy Head and more recently Head of School.  She has been an integral part of the SLT who have transformed the school to be in the top 2% of schools nationally for progress.

Kate is thrilled to be appointed as Principal at Alder Tree Primary and is excited to work alongside staff , parents and the local community to ensure the children get the very best start to the education they deserve and can achieve. ATP has been given an exciting opportunity to develop Primary education as part of  a forward thinking Academy.

Kate is mum to Matilda and is an avid Manchester United Season ticket holder  Outside of work Kate’s passion is at home where she can usually be found in her wellies on her small holding looking after sheep, goats, pigs, a donkey and horses!

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