Mrs S A Shearn | Housemistress New Court

Housemasters and Housemistresses

Sally Shearn has been Housemistress of New Court since August 2013.  Having studied Art and Psychology at Reading she went into industry on graduating and spent several years as a senior buyer in the IT industry. 

Before Marlborough she was a Head of Art in Oxford and Newbury before becoming Deputy Head of two pupil referral units in Wiltshire. She taught for six years at Dauntsey’s School where she enjoyed being actively involved with the Devizes to Westminster canoe race before coming to teach EPQ and some Learning Support at Marlborough in 2010.

Sally coaches hockey and athletics and was the costume designer for the Drama department prior to being HM. She loves art, music, riding and surfing as well as spending time between Cornwall and France.

Sally is married to Gary who is Head of IT at the College and they have two children, Emma and Alex both of whom are OMs, as well as Tully the Border Terrier.