Damers First School Shortlisted for Tes School Awards

In the Times Educational Supplement Magazine they announced that Damers First School have been shortlisted for the National TES School Awards (regarded as the Oscars of teaching! ) in the Sustainable Schools Category. This is the second year in a row we have been shortlisted for all our sustainable work over the past 12 months.

The awards dinner and ceremony will take place on Friday 21st June at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London. 1,000 guests are expected to attend including government ministers and many of the great and good from the education sector.

There will also be a special afternoon tea at House of Commons on 5th June where there will be a chance to meet fellow shortlisted nominees and our local MP Sir Oliver Letwin.

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