Our Team

Mrs Sarah Knollys, the Headmistress of Notting Hill Preparatory School, has oversight of the Acorn. The Headmistress of the Acorn nursery, runs the school and she is supported by a very dedicated and well-qualified team of Early Years teachers. All of the staff at the nursery are involved in making it the wonderful place it is.

Head of the Acorn, DDSL
Carla Rodrigues
School Secretary & SENCO
Kimberley Grinstead
Chloe Dale-Jones
Deputy Head/Head of Downstairs/DDSL
Nadia Alami
Donna Hatsell
Minal Grant
Elina Catalano
Teaching Assistant
Nath Abreu
Deputy Head/Head of Upstairs/DSL
Emma Higgins
Upstairs Head of Floor/Teacher
Magu Palantzoglou
Jackie Clare
Kat Smith
Teaching Assistant
Hibaq Abdifarah
Undercroft Secretary
Isabelle Solms
Undercroft Head of Floor/Teacher
Keera Giridaran
Undercroft Teaching Assistant
Nicola Duke
Teaching Assistant
Chrisy Costi
Drama Teacher
Jackie Hollands