Some outstanding colleagues from schools here in Leeds were acknowledged at the North of England 2009 Teaching Awards on Friday...
The colleagues going on to represent the region in the National Awards are:
- Peter Harris, Farsley Farfield Primary: The Becta Award for Next Generation Learning.
The colleagues receiving distinctions for their work were:
- Caroline Robinson, Austhorpe Primary: The NCSL Award for Headteacher of the Year in a Primary School.
- Sarah Plumb, Hawksworth Wood Primary: The DCSF Award for Enterprise.
- Sam Bailey, Robin Hood Primary: The Becta Award for Next Generation Learning.
- Helen Rhodes, Hunslet Moor Primary: The BT Award for Teacher of the Year in a Primary School.
- Kippax North Junior, Infant and Nursery School, Leeds: The DCSF Award for Sustainable Schools.
The colleagues receiving commendations for their work were
- Jane Curran, Thorner CoE Primary: The Award for Special Needs Teacher of the Year.
- Prof Janie Percy Smith, Shire Oak CoE Primary: The DCSF Award for Governor of the Year.
Congratulations to them all on their success at the Regional Awards. Let's hope that Peter and Matthew, who are going on to the National Awards to fly the flag for Leeds, bring home the top awards.