Newquay Tretherras Sixth Form students who graduated in July 2017, along with their families and friends, attended the Advanced Academy’s annual Key Stage 5 Celebration Evening at the Carnmarth Hotel on 18th December.
The evening saw the students return from University, to collect their qualification certificates as well as individual awards for subjects and special achievements.
Mr James Hammersley, Director of 16 – 18 Learning at Newquay Tretherras, welcomed everyone who had returned for their Christmas Holidays and congratulated the year group on having achieved the best set of Sixth Form results in Newquay Tretherras history.
Lead Co-ordinator at the Advanced Academy, Mr Andy Booth talked about the individual personalities that made the Class of 2017 memorable. Mr Booth commented, ‘I am genuinely moved to see so many of you back here this evening to celebrate the fantastic achievements you made during your time at Newquay Tretherras Sixth Form as individuals and as a year group’.
Mr Booth moved on to talk about the academic tenacity students demonstrated before presenting certificates. CEO of NET, Mrs Sarah Karkeek, presented subject awards to students.
This year’s subject winners were as follows;
NADIA RAWSON – Applied Science
CHARLOTTE HANCOCK – Applied Business Studies
BETH BURTON – Business Studies
LEWIS PETTIFER – Computing
CONNIE THORNTON – Dance
KARRIAD SHAWCROSS – Ethics & Philosophy
DOM MORAN – English
LOWENNA MERRITT – Media
ABBY CAYTON-SMITH – Geography
ZOE HOPKINS – Health and Social Care
ELLA O’BRIEN – Health and Social Care
NOAH MERRIN – History
JOSH WILLIAMS – Music
NOAH MERRIN – Modern Foreign Languages
TYLER MADISON – PE
JAY BRITCLIFFE – Photography
ISIS DOCKERY – Psychology
FFION ELLIS-DAVIES – Chemistry
MOLLY GROSVENOR – Biology
ABBY CAYTON-SMITH – Physics
JESS KING – Sociology
CHLOE RICH – Travel & Tourism
SAM COFFEY – Drama
HARRIET SCOTLAND – Mathematics
NATASHA MACKAY – One Year Traineeship
Awards for Outstanding achievements were also presented by Mrs Sarah Karkeek, with the exception of the Head Girl & Boy award which was presented by Newquay Tretherras Headteacher Mrs Samantha Fairbairn.
This year’s Newquay Tretherras Advanced Academy award winners are as follows;
NADIA RAWSON – Sporting Excellence (Girl)
CAMERON BURT – Sporting Excellence (Boy)
LOWENNA MERRITT – LYNNE ROBERTSON AWARD for ART
HARRIET SCOTLAND – GOLDEN CRAMPON AWARD
VINCENZO EMMANUEL-THOMAS – Greatest Progress Award
LOWENNA MERRITT – NOAH MERRIN – BEST A LEVEL RESULTS
HARRIET SCOTLAND – CONTRIBUTION IN 6TH FORM
KARRIAD SHAWCROSS & VINCENZO EMMANUEL-THOMAS – Head Girl & Boy Award
The evening concluded with all prize winners gathering on stage for a group photograph.