On Thursday 26th November Upper Batley High School held its annual Presentation evening and celebratory event for former and current Learners
Guest speakers included Jo Cox MP, Matthew Leach Headteacher at Hyrstmount Junior School, Rob Dickens from Words and Pictures, Mohammed Yoosoof a former student now studying at London School of Economics and Claire Geisler Chair of Governors. All guests gave engaging speeches to the assembled crowd and graciously presented prizes to Learners for effort, progress and achievement across a range of subjects.
There was a special prize this year which was the Mohammed Laher Science Award in memory of the late Mr Laher a young and vibrant member of staff who sadly passed away last year, his family came to support the event and the trophy was presented by his brother Talha Laher to the recipients Mohammed Yoosoof and Habib Iqbal
MS Vickers presented the well-earned GCSE certificates to last year’s Year 11 Learners who always enjoy returning to the school. A vote of thanks was given to all the speakers’, governors and the parents that came and supported this fantastic evening.