school joins 2012 Olympics education programme
St Andrew's Primary School has been welcomed into the London 2012
Get Set network in recognition of its commitment to Olympic values.
London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic
Games has awarded the Burnham school a plaque and certificate
to acknowledge its involvement in the London 2012 education programme.
Morris, headteacher, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We received
a letter which said that students at St Andrews are excellent
examples of how London 2012 is helping to spark young peoples
imagination and inspiring them to get involved and make a difference."
are proud to be involved in such an historic event. Hopefully,
we will get some tickets too!"
Coe, Chairman of the London Organising Committee of the Olympic
Games, said: "When London won the right to host the Olympic
Games and Paralympic Games, we made a clear promise to use the
power of the 2012 Games to inspire young people."
am proud to welcome St Andrews Junior School into the Get Set
network for their exciting work around the Olympic values of friendship,
excellence and respect and the Paralympic Values of inspiration,
courage, determination and equality."