Shirley Atkar

Headteacher, St George's CE Primary Academy, Edgbaston

Shirley is the Head teacher at St Georges Church of England Primary School, Edgbaston. Shirley has passionately worked for the Church of England from newly qualified teacher to her appointment as Head Teacher of St Georges Church of England Primary School, Edgbaston in January 2013.

Shirley’s love and aspirations for the pupils, staff, families and the wider school community are at the heart of all she strives to do. She believes that schools are not only places where children excel and fulfil their potential, but they are places of people formation that help children to build a good character in preparation for secondary school and their future. Shirley’s own faith drives her to make a real difference in the lives of others in supporting them to be the best that they can be.