Harrogate High School awards evening

Principal Andrew Bayston (back right) with Year 13 students at their prom in 2013 (1307052AM6).
Principal Andrew Bayston (back right) with Year 13 students at their prom in 2013 (1307052AM6).
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Harrogate High School welcomed back Year 13 students to celebrate their summer exam successes, award their A-Level certificates and present a series of subject awards.

The year group achieved an A*- A pass rate of 31 per cent which is three per cent above the national average and an A*- B pass rate of 45 per cent, up six per cent from 2012.

Principal Andrew Bayston handed out the Principal´s Award to Joe McCabe for his outstanding contribution to the school community.

Mr Bayston said: “It’s always wonderful to meet our former Year 13 students at the prize giving certificate evening to catch up with their progress at university, college and work based training.

“To see and hear how they have all managed the transition from school into the next phase is really rewarding.

“This is one of those events that reminds me why teaching is such a great profession and of a job well done!”

Award winners from the sixth form graduation and awards evening:

Art, Grace Elmer; A-Level Business, Tom Chamberlain; A-Level Science, Jared Gill; BTEC Business, Cherise Slack; BTEC Science, Daniel Newbould; Drama, Tyler Williams; D&T Textiles, Ellie Cooke; D&T Product Design, Adjeb Callisen; English Language, Grace Elmer; English Literature, Nathan Gill; Extended Project, Lucy Thackwray; French, Naledi Roos; Geography, Lauren Birch; Health and Social Care, Stacey Andrews; History, Charlotte Haines; Hospitality, Ryan Danby; ICT, Carl Linley; Maths, Michael Drake; Media, Tom Chamberlain; Music, Adam Stacey; Performing Arts, Fern Summerton; Philosophy and Ethics, Adam Stacey; Psychology, Daniel Constable; Sport, Fatlum Ibrahimi; Principal´s Award, Joe McCabe.