Michelle Long

Executive Principal

Michelle is the Executive Principal of the Ofsted Outstanding Dixons Music Primary.  

She opened the first primary free school in the Dixons Academy Trust in September 2012 with 30 Year R pupils. 

Prior to joining Dixons, Michelle worked in a variety of primary schools in Keighley as a teacher, senior leader and consultant. Michelle has an MA in Teaching and Professional Enquiry and a BA(hons) in Primary Education from the University of Leeds.  

She holds NPQH, is an alumni of the National College ‘Fast Track’ programme and is also an NCETM accredited specialist mathematics teacher through Sheffield Hallam University.

Michelle is also part of the leadership team of the new Bradford Research School.