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A New Era for Amery Hill School

Posted on: May 21st 2018

Mr Steve Mann

Amery Hill School is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Stephen Mann as the new Headteacher from September 2018.  Mr. Mann is a highly experienced and inspirational leader and joins Amery Hill from Wildern School where he is the current Deputy Head.

Mr. Mann joins Amery Hill School with excellent experience to build upon recent school successes.  He shares the governing body’s visionary outlook, strong values and sense of community and he will further strengthen the school’s academic excellence within a nurturing and student focused environment. 

The governors of the school are extremely proud of the substantial contribution the departing Head, Mrs Wylie, made to the performance and culture of Amery Hill School.  Along with hard work from staff, students and families, she leaves the school with an ethos of high aspirations and success.  Jacky Wilde, Chair of Governors said,

“We are grateful for the hard work and exceptional results Mrs Wylie has secured for Amery Hill over the last few years.  As we move into the next phase of evolution, Mr. Mann will be a great asset to lead our school and to develop the many exciting plans Amery Hill has for the next years.  Our focus is to inspire every student with a love of learning for an ‘Education for Life’.”

 

 

 

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Amery Hill Prom - sunshine, sparkles and sophistication

Amery Hill’s Year 11 students celebrated the end of their secondary school education with a sophisticated dinner and dance at Froyle Park, Upper Froyle. Everything was perfectly in place from the suits and the bow ties, the beautifully elegant dresses to the handbags, the heels and the make-up! Talking about the event, Progress Leader, Mr Owain Lewis, commented “The arrangements for the evening were led by the Student Prom Committee, who organised the event like a team of professionals! Having worked so hard over the past few months for their GCSE exams, it was lovely that the students could celebrate together. They had a fantastic evening and it is definitely one they will remember.” The evening opened with an impressive array of transport for the traditional arrival at Amery Hill School, including a fantastic display of vintage vehicles, a variety of sports cars and even a tractor, a doughnut-performing Rotax kart and an articulated lorry cab, more commonly used to haul a 44 tonne trailer! The fly past by a yellow tiger moth biplane seemed coincidental, or was it?   It was wonderful that so many members of the community came out to wish them well and make them feel special for the evening. Tutors and students enjoyed a reception in the wonderful surroundings of Froyle Park before sitting down to dinner which was followed by the presentation of awards and speeches. The evening was rounded off at Froyle Park with plenty of photo opportunities and dancing.   To view the photos from the evening click here If students would like electronic copies of their own photos please contact Mrs Rose in the ICT Department.View Article