Sir Gary Verity is Guest of Honour
Year 11 Achievement Evening 2016 gallery (5 photos)
The outstanding GCSE results of St. Mary’s were celebrated on 7 November 2016 at the annual Year 11 Achievement Evening.
During the summer, students of all abilities achieved their aspirational targets, with 91% making 3 levels of progress in English and more than 80% achieving the equivalent progress in Maths. 78% of students achieved the new Government measure of achieving A*-C including English and Maths, with 75% of these achieving 5 A*-C including English and Maths.
Guest of Honour on the evening was Sir Gary Verity, Chief Executive Officer of Welcome to Yorkshire. Sir Gary talked about aspiration, overcoming challenges and the qualities required to achieve success.
The evening was one of celebration where the community shared in the outstanding achievement of St. Mary’s students.
Erin’s Gift for outstanding progress in Design and Technology was presented to George Sanderson by Mr and Mrs Crotty, parents of Erin, a St. Mary’s student who sadly died in 2011.
Individual Prize Winners
|English Language||Molly Cheetham|
|English Literature||Thomas Johns
|Food Technology||Michal Jaloweic|
|Health and Social||Evie McInness|
|Media Studies||Anthony Beckwith|
|Performing Arts||Natasha Cooper|
|Product Design||Ewan Copsey|
|Religious Education||Kristiana Barzanov|
|Separate Sciences||Sophie Graham|
|Sports Studies||Sean Benn|
|Sports College of Excellence Award||Laurence Patterson|
|Michelle Stott Memorial Award for PE||Emily Hazlegreaves|
|Highest Points Score at GCSE||Samuel Brownjohn|
|Highest Average Points Score at GCSE||Phoebe Kendal|
|Greatest Progress from KS3 to GCSE||Uditha Dissanayaka|
|Rotary Club Community Award||Emily Boswell|
|Martin Green Memorial Award for Excellence in Rugby||Christopher Jackson|
|Erin’s Gift||George Sanderson|
|The Sue Hope Award for 'Living Out the Word'||Oliver Morris|
Music on the evening was provided by Rosie Egan, Oliver Horan and Anthony Beckwith.
Presentations and Celebrations at St. Mary's Menston [DIOCESEOFLEEDS.ORG.UK]