ANNUAL HIGHLANDS 6TH FORM COLLEGE PRIZE-GIVING 2017
The annual Highlands 6th Form College Prize-Giving event took place on Friday 23rd June, in the company of His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor, Air Chief Marshall Sir Stephen Dalton.
Elliot Lincoln, the new President of Jersey Chamber of Commerce gave a keynote speech in front of more than 400 students and staff. 13 students who have studied or in the middle of studying for Technical, Advance Diploma or the Jersey Progression Qualification at Highlands College 6th Form were honoured with awards which were kindly supported by industry sponsors in order to recognise students’ achievements and endeavours throughout the past academic year.
SANNE Highlands College Student of the Year 2017 – Jasmine Samuels
Logicalis Highlands College Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement 2017 – Kate Murphy
Waitrose Jersey Highlands College Student Ambassador of the Year 2017 – Fleur Breen
Franz Schindler Award for Outstanding Contribution to the College 2017 – Laura Du Feu
Franz Schindler Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Community – 2017 Amy Sainter
Students’ Choice Award 2017 – Jane Herhily
The Katarina Setubal Award 2017 – Lauren Green
ASL Recruitment Highlands College Flying Start Award 2017 – Hannah Mundy
G4S Highlands College Endeavour Award for English 2017 – Cerys McNamara
G4S Highlands College Endeavour Award for Maths 2017 – Courtney Gow
Highlands College Endeavour Award for English as a Second Language 2017 – Elsa Andrade
Highlands College Award for Best Access Student 2017 – Diploma in Humanities 2017 – James Arnold
Highlands College Award for Best Access Student 2017 – Diploma in Science 2017 – Jessica Pallot
Students entered a prize draw to win a Samsung Smart Phone and headset worth £250 courtesy of Airtel-Vodafone which was won by Student Rep Alex De Freitas! The event was followed by a summer BBQ and live performance by the Highlands All-Stars and acoustic music by Highlands College students.
Steve Lewis, Principal of Highlands College commented: “I am incredibly proud to be honouring our students with these awards. They have all been working very hard over the past year which shows in the results we are seeing in recent statistics which puts us in the top 10% of FE colleges for achievement. We are really looking forward to celebrating their success!”