King Alfred School achieves geography excellence status
at Highbridge's King Alfred School are celebrating being awarded
the Secondary Geography Quality Mark with Centre of Excellence status
from the Geographical Association for a third time.
quality mark process involves the department submitting a folder
of evidence, which is checked by a moderator.
moderator said: "Pupils are very fortunate to have access to
a rich and varied curriculum allied with such a committed teaching
team... we hope that the continuing award of SGQM and centre of
excellence will allow the department to continue its notable achievements
on the local, regional, national and international stage."
Owen, Head of Geography, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We are delighted
to see our work recognised as amongst the best in the country. A
major strength of our department is its connections to the wider
world, whether through local projects with the Neighbourhood Planning
Group or internationally with our link school in Kampala; these
links have helped us to achieve this award."
From left to right, Mrs C Owen (Head of Geography), Mr P Clements,
Mr S Witts (2nd in Geography) and Mrs K Robertson