Prizegiving Evening

5th December 2016

Prize Giving 2016

On Wednesday 30th November we welcomed our Year 11 leavers back to school for an evening of celebration.

The evening began with an informal reception in the school restaurant for former pupils, proud parents, staff, governors and guests.

Mr Peter Nutkins, Headmaster then began the formal ceremony by thanking pupils for their incredible hard work and achievement to produce such impressive GCSE results. Parents and staff were also thanked for their dedication and support.

  • The Senior Leadership Team then presented the Year 11 awards as follows:
  • Service to the School as Head Boy - Jonny Wellington
  • Service to the School as Head Girl - Eleanor Godwin
  • Service to the School as Deputy Head Boy - Jack Osmond
  • Service to the School as Deputy Head Girl - Rosie Ella Johnson-Sheldon
  • Outstanding Achievement Awards Eleanor Godwin & Ewan Yeaxlee
  • Outstanding Attainment Awards – Lauren Dexter & Joshua Stacey
  • Governor’s Award for Excellence – Oliver Barker
  • Barrow Parish Council Awards for Achievement - Georgia Clissold & Grace Cooper
  • Headmaster’s Award for Leadership - Kirstie Loftus

Deputy Head Mistress, Jill Walton and Deputy Head Master, then presented the GCSE certificates and Subject prizes.

  • Biology – Eleanor Godwin
  • Chemistry – Hannah Lovatt
  • Physics – Oliver Cooper
  • Double Science Award – Lauren Dexter
  • BTEC Science—Sian Keogh
  • GCSE Science—Daniel T. Harrison
  • Maths—Lauren Dexter
  • English Literature—Oliver Cooper
  • English Language—Megan Ward
  • Drama—Madeline Maclaine-Freeman
  • Music—Jacob Ford
  • Physical Education—Jack Osmond
  • Physical Education—Lauren Dexter
  • Personal Development—Madie Lewis
  • Information & Communication Technology—Luke Charnock
  • Geography—Joshua Stacey
  • History—Felicity Kennedy
  • Leisure & Tourism—Jamie-Lea Elson
  • Art—Madie Lewis

We were delighted to host Sir Alan Massey KCB CBE as our guest speaker.  Sir Alan was in the Royal Navy, where he was Second Sea Lord and Commander-in-Chief, Naval Home Command, in the rank of Vice Admiral.  Sir Alan entertained and inspired a packed hall with his unique life story detailing his early life at school through to tales of life commanding a battleship in Iraq.

Senior pupils then delivered the vote of thanks and gift presentations. 

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