Presentation and Prize Giving Ceremony
The Broxbourne School held its annual Presentation and Prize Giving Ceremony at Broxbourne Civic Hall on the afternoon of Thursday 11th September.
Mr Andrew Clark, District School Effectiveness Adviser, Hertfordshire County Council presented certificates and prizes.
In her address, Paula Humphreys, Headteacher complimented students on their high academic standards. In 2014, 74% of pupils achieved 5+ A*-C (including English and Maths). 81% of all pupils achieved A*-C in English and 79% achieved A*-C in maths. Significant progress is made by pupils. Sixth form students achieve extremely well and in 2014 the average points per subject entry was 222 and the average points score per student was 812.
PRIZE WINNERS September 2014
Prize for School Drama - Kim Wallace
Prizes for School Music - George Lucas and Josie Watson
Prizes for School Sport - Imogen Bell and Tom Timotheou
Comments from sixth form, high achieving students:
“I am pleased with my achievements and am looking forward to going to Warwick University to study Maths. Not only have I achieved great results but I’ve had fun and the best time at Broxbourne”.
“I would like to thank all the staff who have supported and guided me over 7 years to help pursue my chosen career studying Journalism at Nottingham”
“I have greatly enjoyed my time at the school and am very proud of my achievements. I am going to Leeds University to study Dentistry and the school have greatly supported me in this lifetime ambition”
“I am extremely proud of my results and would like to thank the school for the support given to help me succeed. I am looking forward to the challenge of studying Psychology at Reading University”
“I have greatly enjoyed the challenges at Broxbourne School and the opportunities which have resulted in me achieving my ultimate goal of studying Physics at Warwick University”
I have thoroughly enjoyed my time at Broxbourne and the teachers have helped me to succeed in going to Exeter University to study History”
“I joined the sixth form as a new student and would like to thank everyone for all the opportunities I have been given at the school to enable me to go to Birmingham University to study Drama