Mr Hugh Myott took over as Headmaster of Birchfield School in the summer term 2011.  Mr Myott was previously at Mount House School in Tavistock where he was Senior Master, Director of Communications and Master of a boarding house.

Before he started his teaching career he served in the Royal Navy for five years and then worked as a training manager for Michelin Tyres.  He began his teaching career as a reception class teacher and then became Head of IT in a preparatory school in Hampshire.

In his spare time Mr Myott is a keen runner and golfer; he is also an alpine ski leader and a qualified pastry chef!

"We aim to educate children by inspiring them, instilling them with confidence both in and out of the classroom.  We show our pupils the exciting world around them, but also encourage them to take an independent and active role as responsible citizens.

To find out more about what makes Birchfield so special please come and see us.  Everyone at Birchfield looks forward to giving you a warm welcome". Mr Hugh Myott