Celebration and Recognition Awards 2023


East Midlands Academy Trust is delighted to launch this year's Celebration and Recognition Awards

The awards aim to recognise the efforts and contributions of pupils and staff across our seven schools and to celebrate our high achievers and unsung heroes. 

Make a nomination

The categories open for nominations this year are:

  • Inspirational Pupil - for a child who has overcome adversity to achieve. This could reflect academic success, or a sporting or extra-curricular achievement eg sports, arts, etc.
  • Teacher of the Year - to honour a teacher who goes above and beyond for his/her pupils
  • Support Staff Member of the Year - to recognise an unsung teaching assistant, receptionist, site staff, catering staff, etc
  • SEND Star of the Year - to honour excellence and dedication from a pupil with special educational needs or a staff member who works in SEN provision
  • Volunteer of the Year - to recognise the efforts of all the volunteers that contribute to school life
  • Achievement Award - to recognise a pupil who goes the extra mile, perhaps they are a great team player or have made a contribution to school life, who puts in the effort to do their best - the winner of this category will be chosen by Pupil Parliament members

Make a nomination

The deadline to nominate is 15th May 2023. Winners will be announced at a special awards ceremony in July.

2022 winners

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