Wellingborough academy wins award for exceptional results in 2016

Victoria Bishop with pupils at Sir Christopher Hatton Academy, which has been praised for its exceptional results in 2016
Victoria Bishop with pupils at Sir Christopher Hatton Academy, which has been praised for its exceptional results in 2016

A Wellingborough school has been recognised for its exceptional 2016 performance by the Schools, Students and Teachers Network (SSAT).

Educational outcomes data analysis from SSAT has shown that Sir Christopher Hatton Academy in Wellingborough is in the top 20 per cent of schools nationally for progress.

The academy’s SSAT educational outcomes award will be presented at a regional celebration event held to draw attention to the work of high-achieving, improving and innovating schools and teachers.

Sue Williamson, chief executive of SSAT, said: “It’s my great pleasure to commend Sir Christopher Hatton Academy on their excellent 2016 performance, and to have the opportunity to highlight and share their great work at an SSAT Educational Outcomes celebration event.

“We know how hard teachers work to ensure the success of every child.

“SSAT’s educational outcomes award recognises the professionalism, commitment and hard work of the leaders, teachers and students at Sir Christopher Hatton Academy.

“A big thank you and well done to the pupils, staff and governors.”

Victoria Bishop, executive principal of Sir Christopher Hatton Academy, said: “We are extremely proud of our students achievements and the staff who have helped to ensure they have the best possible outcomes.

“This award is a testament to the staff’s hard work and efforts, which ensures that students leave Hatton with the best life chances.

“We are honoured that SSAT have recognised this achievement.”

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