New Head Boy and Head Girl selected
A new Head Boy and Head Girl have been selected to work with students in the next academic year.
Katie Parrott and Aleksander Ignaciuk are looking forward to taking on the new roles alongside their deputies Eve, Izzy, Alex and Revan.
At Pool Academy Head Boy and Head Girl are expected to lead the prefect team, run prefect meetings, represent the school at public and community events, mentor younger students, speak at assemblies, awards evenings, parents’ evenings and meet and greet any visitors to school.
Katie said she was very happy to be given the title Head Girl.
She said: “I didn’t think I would get it. I am surprised. I really want to help Year 7 and the new Year 6 coming up to Pool Academy to have a smooth start into Pool Academy and help Year 11 in the exam season.”
Aleksander, Head Boy, said: “I am excited. I didn’t know I would get it. I am prepared for the role. I think my main goal is to try to make communication between the main groups more fluid.
“I have definitely got some ideas for the year.”
Eve said she was looking forward to supporting Katie and Aleksander.
She said: “I am excited about being a deputy and am looking forward to helping in the future.”
Alex said: “I am looking forward to my role as deputy. The Head Boy and Head Girl are my friends and I think they will do a good job.”
Claire Meakin, Pool Academy Principal, said: “Congratulations to Aleksander and Katie on their appointment as Head Boy and Head Girl. They are fantastic ambassadors for the school, along with their deputies.”