A bit about me

Rachael Downs is the Headteacher of Robin Hood Academy and has been in post since Easter 2019. Prior to taking on the role of Headteacher, Rachael worked as the MAT Data lead role across the Trust and also co-ordinated safeguarding.

Rachael has worked across a range of schools and operated at a national level in the for the delivery of data and assessment.


Data Analysis
Assessment Strategies


Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

Joshua J. Marine

One day, you’re 17 and you’re planning for someday. And then quietly, without you ever really noticing, someday is today. And then someday is yesterday. And this is your life.

John Green

Be yourself, everyone else is taken!

Oscar Wilde