What type of governor are you? I’m an elected parent governor.
Why are you a governor of St Mary Magdalene Academy? I want to contribute my skills and time to the school and the community.
Which subject at school did you love best and why? My favourite subject was natural sciences. I loved learning about nature and understanding how the natural world around us works.
What’s your favourite book of all time? My favourite book of all time is Journey to the Centre of the Earth by Jules Verne. It’s a science fiction novel written in 1864 which takes the reader through an amazing adventure from Iceland to Sicily.
Who was your most memorable / inspiring teacher at school? My Year 6 teacher, Sister Nicole. She belonged to the Catholic order of the St Therese of Lisieux. She was an excellent teacher and her joie de vivre was very contagious.
What are your hopes for St Mary Magdalene Academy? My hope for the school is that it provides a secure while challenging environment to all children and equip them with the skills and values they need for their future lives.
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