Sara Johnston has been Head Teacher at Chapel Break Infant School in Norfolk for six years beginning in 2012. She has developed distributed leadership throughout the school; this has been key to Chapel Break’s outstanding practice.
Sara creates an ethos and culture which enables creativity, compassion, composure and collaboration and effectively actions these principles for outstanding outcomes for children. Creative thinking and enquiry across all subject disciplines are the main drivers for excellence.
In her leadership and management style she adheres to the principles of Critique: Be kind, Be helpful, and Be specific. These are the foundations that underpin all areas of school life at Chapel Break.
Sara has been an EdTransform school reviewer for 3 years and worked with other agencies in school improvement.