The Buckinghamshire School Awards 2023

We are proud to host the first Buckinghamshire School Awards celebrating our incredible teachers and school staff across the county.

The awards are an opportunity for schools and the local community to celebrate the positive impact our schools make to children and young people across Buckinghamshire. This year we have 12 award categories with one award which was open to public nominations.

Almost 150 nominations were received across the 12 categories. After a two-stage judging process, we are pleased to announce our fantastic winners:

The winners

New Teacher of the Year Award - sponsored by Pinewood Studios

Charlotte Kightley, Iver Health Junior School.

Teacher of the Year Award - Sponsored by Wycombe Wanderers

Claire Blackburn, Alfriston School.

Teaching Assistant of the Year Award - sponsored by Buckinghamshire Council

Colin Churchill, Hughenden Primary School.

Senior Leadership Team of the Year Award for Primary - sponsored by Buckinghamshire Council

Waterside Primary Academy.

Senior Leadership Team of the Year Award for Secondary - sponsored by Buckinghamshire Council

Princes Risborough Secondary School.

Health and Wellbeing Award - sponsored by LEAP

The Staff Team, Jordans School.

Inclusion Award - sponsored by Bosch

The Enrichment Team, Waddesdon Church of England School

The Buckinghamshire Challenge Raising Attainment Award - sponsored by Supply Desk

Bedgrove Infant School.

Inspiring Futures Award - sponsored by Bucks Skills Hub in partnership with Buckinghamshire Business First

The Preparation for Adulthood Team, Alfriston School.

Unsung Heroes Award - sponsored by The Entertainer

Rebecca Belardo, Bierton Church of England Combined School.

Pupil Voice Award - sponsored by Marlow Film Studios

The Student Congress, Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School.

Community Engagement School of the Year Award - sponsored by Thakeham

Maids Moreton Church of England School.

The sponsors

This year's awards were generously sponsored by Wycombe Wanderers, Pinewood Studios, Bucks Skills Hub in partnership with Buckinghamshire Business First, Supply Desk, Bosch, LEAP, The Entertainer, Thakeham, The Rothschild Foundation and Marlow Film Studios.

Terms and conditions

View the award terms and conditions.