Florence Dyas

Mrs Debbie McMahon
Mrs McMahon
Ms Evans
Ms Evans
Mrs Tait
Mrs Tait

In September 2014 the new LVI Form Boarding House - Florence Dyas - named after a former Headmistress (1888) - was opened.  Florence Dyas House is led by Acting Housemistress, Miss Lianne Aherne*. Miss Aherne is ably assisted by Ms Sian Evans (Deputy Housemistresses) and Mrs Carol Tait (Day Housemistress).    

Florence DyasIn the evening, a member of academic staff will spend time in the House; this gives the girls an opportunity to meet with staff on an informal basis. House Tutors assigned to Florence Dyas include Mr Giles Mason, Mrs Jan McKernan, Mrs Elizabeth Rothwell, Mrs Alison Villalobos-Ruiz, Mrs Andrea Mutch, Ms Magali Guillaume, Mrs Claire Bolton and Mrs Annika Falconer.

Please contact us by telephone on 01249 857290 or on the House mobile 07980 978253. We can also be reached by email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Girls in Florence Dyas are encouraged to become increasingly independent and responsible in a happy, friendly and relaxed environment.

* Housemistress, Mrs Debbie McMahon, is currently on leave.  As well as being the Housemistress of Florence Dyas, Mrs McMahon teaches in the English Department. She enjoys reading, live music, stand-up comedy and spending time with her husband Tony, and their two sons.