The evening was enjoyed by students, parents and staff alike in celebrating and recognising the achievements and excellence of Key Stage 3 students during the academic year 2015-16. The prizes collected ranged from excellent academic achievement to positive attitude to learning and included the awarding of several Specialist Awards. Specialist Awards were awarded to,
Grace Reid - for excellence in Year 7 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths);
Daniel Hawrylak - for excellence in Year 8 STEM;
Kirsty Neilson - for excellence in Year 9 STEM;
Vikesh Patel - The Maths Trophy;
Katy Finch - The Anne Howard Award for Lower School Humanities;
Amelia Linehan - The Janet Smart Memorial Award for excellence in English;
Hannah Humm - The Gaynor Adams Memorial Award for excellence in Languages;
Jack Barton - The John Ray Science Prize;
Rebecca Moore - The Award for Outstanding Achievement.
The evening Mr Conway congratulated the recipients of awards for their consistent efforts and positive attitudes. The evening was also marked with musical performances from Amelia Parkes with a clarinet solo and Joshua Phillips with a guitar solo. Les Nicoll, of Essex Fire and Rescue Service and nominee for the 2016 Public Servant of the Year Award, presented the Awards and spoke to the audience about the importance of charity and community work.
Many congratulations once again to all award winners.
Mrs C Wager, Assistant Headteacher