Our Acting Principal, David Ray

Acting Principal, Mr David Ray

David Ray began his teaching career at Ivybridge Community College, in September 2007 as a teacher of Spanish and French. He soon progressed to deputy team leader in July 2008, before becoming team leader for languages in September 2009.

He joined South Dartmoor Community College in April 2013, as a leader of teaching and learning, working in the Modern Foreign Languages Department. He then became the successful appointee as Performance Leader for Haytor House in January 2015 and has subsequently been working with the South Dartmoor Leadership Team on a range of whole school projects.

He comments: "Having spent just one day at Route 39, I have been overwhelmed by the welcome I have received from both students and staff. The Academy already has so much to offer, and the potential to become even better; I am really looking forward to working with you all."  

Mr Ray welcomes visitors to the school for a tour and a chance to immerse yourself in the unique and vibrant learning environment Route 39 has to offer.

You can contact David Ray with any questions directly at david.ray@route39.org.uk