Alfred School student wins top award at UK Philosothon
pupil from Highbridge's King Alfred School has won a top award
at the first ever UK Philosothon.
students from years 9-13 took part in the inaugural event at Kings
School in Taunton.
Kilduff, pictured right, from year 9 won the award for the
best philosopher in year 11, after stepping in for a year 11 student
who was unable to attend.
teacher Simon Aylward told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The event
was an exciting opportunity for our students to discuss philosophical
ideas and to take part in communities of inquiry with nine other
schools from across the south west and beyond."
scored 42 points out of a possible 50, which is an outstanding
achievement especially with a group of students who are two years
older than her."
of the students who took part did exceptionally well and they
are all very excited about taking part in another Philosothon