Inspirational teacher becomes new Principal of brilliant school

An inspirational teacher has become Principal of Priory Community School Academy – 12 years after starting at the school as a newly qualified teacher.

Angelos Markoutsas has been acting Principal of the Somerset academy since December and will take on the leadership of the school where he started as an NQT in 2007.

He has since impressed in a variety of roles across PCSA and also Worle Community School, as part of The Priory Learning Trust.

Executive Principal Neville Coles said: “Angelos is a first class teacher with huge talent, dedication, integrity and high expectations.

“He has shown commitment to our focus on Students First for a long number of years. He will quite simply be a superb Principal.”

Angelos said: “I am so delighted to become the Principal of the school where I started in 2007. These are very exciting times and I am dedicated to making this school even better in every way.”