farewell ceremony held for retiring Highbridge head teacher
pupils and parents bid a fond farewell to the head teacher of
a Highbridge school on Wednesday (March 31st) when a surprise
ceremony was held on her final day in the job.
huge crowd gathered in the school's playground to cheer Beechfield's
Sheelagh Aslett as she walked out of the gates for the final time.
wanted to give Sheelagh a proper send-off after more than 20 years
in the post," deputy head teacher Di Davison told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
the children, parents and teachers gathered together outside the
school to give her a big cheer as she left for the final time."
is like one of the 'fixtures and fittings' here and will be greatly
missed - it was definitely a sad day to see her go."
thanked everyone for their support and kind wishes during her
emotional final day.
Infants School and St John's Church of England Junior School are
merging this autumn to form a new school, Churchfield Primary
School, which will open in September.