Humberston triumph at Golden Apple Awards

Friday, March 10, 2017

The Oscars is not the only awards ceremony to be making the press at the moment.

A member of staff at Humberston Academy has been named ‘Teacher of the Year’ at the Golden Apple Awards in Grimsby.

Academy Improvement Leader, Justin Wakefield, earned the prestigious title due to his immense hard work and dedication. Justin and his colleagues have also raised over £10,000 for the Teenage Cancer Trust.

George Barber, a Year 11 student at Humberston Academy, was also a finalist in the Outstanding Sporting Achievement Award category. George is a member of the Grimsby Aquatics Swim Team and has enjoyed continued success on a County, Regional and International level.

Matt Watling, Principal at Humberston Academy, said: “We are immensely proud of the talent our students and staff possess.

“Congratulations to Justin and George, they are both a credit to the academy due to their outstanding abilities.”