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Jack Petchey Awards

Greenshaw participates in the Jack Petchey awards scheme.

The scheme is a reward and recognition initiative which enables schools and youth organisations to celebrate the achievements of their young people, as well as receive additional funding. Award winners receive £200 from the Jack Petchey Foundation to be spent within school. They choose the area of school to which the funds are allocated. Winners are also presented with a certificate and badge at the annual awards ceremony.

Greenshaw students can nominate their peers, or students can be nominated by staff. Nominations can be made for a wide variety of reasons, which might include:

  • Fantastic attitude to learning.
  • Great social skills in terms of being a friend and looking out for others.
  • Significant sporting achievment in or out of school.
  • Major extra-curricular involvement in clubs or outside school.
  • Charity or voluntary work.

Nomination forms are distributed through tutor groups, three times a year. The school council makes the decision as to who will receive the monthly awards from the nominations which have been submitted.

For more information about the Jack Petchey Foundation and the awards, please click on the logo.