National recognition for Bridlington pupil
A Bridlington student has been rewarded for his GCSE success when he was placed on a 12-man shortlist for a national award.
Headlands School student Oliver Thompson, 16, opened his brown envelope in July to discover his “amazing” results. This prompted Headlands headteacher Sarah Bone to nominate Oli for the Stephen Bell Special Award 2016 which recognises pupils who have shown outstanding determination in overcoming significant obstacles in achieiving commendable success in their GCSE exams.
Oli and his family travelled down to the PiXL’s Celebrating Success ceremony at Central Hall,... read more
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