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Dr Robert Staines

Headteacher
St John’s RC Academy
North Inch Community Campus
Gowans Terrace
Perth, PH1 5BF

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Raising Concerns, Complaints, Compliments

For general concerns/complaints/compliments, your first point of contact should be your child’s keyworker (nursery), teacher (primary) or their tutor (secondary).

For more specific pastoral concerns or concerns about any barriers to learning, please contact:

  • Nursery: Mrs Natasha Taylor, Principal ECP (Pastoral) or Mrs Andrea Blain (Learning)
  • P1-2: Mrs Jan Jack
  • P3-4: Mrs Joanne Philp
  • P5-7: Mrs Christine Robertson

For secondary school pupils, your point of contact should be Support for Pupils:

  • Mrs Claire McKeag – Principal Teacher Support for Pupils – Guidance (St Columba and St Ninian Houses) 
    • Mrs Clare Reilly is Head of St Columba House
    • Miss Laura Mills is Head of St Ninian House
  • Mr F McGuire – Principal Teacher Support for Pupils – Guidance (St Margaret House and St Andrew House)
    • Mr Will Simpson is Head of St Margaret House
    • Miss Jane Cafferty  is Head of St Andrew House 
  • Mr Steven McLaughlin – Principal Teacher Support for Pupils – Developing the Young Workforce (DYW). Mr McLaughlin is the guidance teacher for S6 and leavers.
  • Mrs Lesley McGillivray – Acting Principal Teacher Support for Pupils – Support for Learning.  

Support for Learning is overseen by Dr Robert Staines, DHT.

At St John’s RC Academy, Depute Headteachers have Year Head responsibilities.  These are:

The school’s Business Manager is Mr Steve McIntosh.  Mr McIntosh deals with all transport issues on behalf of the school and is Depute Campus Leader.

The school’s headteacher and campus leader is Dr Robert Staines, who oversees all aspects of the school and campus.

Last updated: 17 August 2021