Geraldine Harris - Housemistress

Geraldine Harris joined St.Swithun’s School in 2015, but is no stranger to running a boarding house having previously worked as a teacher, assistant housemistress and deputy head of sixth form for six years. 

Geraldine graduated from the University of Plymouth and The University of Kent where she studied Fine Art Photography and Electronic Imaging. She also completed her PGCE at The University of the West of England. 

Geraldine teaches art here at St.Swithun’s but has also taught art, a-level and HND photography, as well as running girls football, horse riding and school swim teams at previous schools. 

In addition to teaching, Geraldine is also a professional photographer and enjoys active hobbies such as horse riding, running, skiing and travelling. 

Geraldine lives in the ground floor Earlsdown flat with her partner Pierre and their young daughter Bow. Bow throughly enjoys and is very used to the company of 40+ girls, having lived in a boarding house since she was born. 

Judy Sharifi- Assistant Housemistress