We are Finalists – Australian Education Awards 2019
Ipswich Girls’ and Junior Grammar School is excited to be selected as a finalist in two categories of the prestigious 2019 Australian Education Awards; the Best Professional Learning Program and Primary School of the Year – Non-government.
The awards recognise outstanding achievements of people, programs and schools across Australia in 24 categories. Each year, the organisers of the Australian Education Awards receive hundreds of nominations which they intensively research, to ensure that those selected as finalists are the most deserving.
The Best Professional Learning Program category is judged on: Innovation and excellence in program design and delivery, Demonstrated support for individual professional learning and links to individual and school-wide learning priorities, Contribution to improved student learning outcomes, and, Effective collaboration, reflection and feedback.
The Primary School of the Year – Non-government category is judged on: Effective leadership and motivation of staff, Commitment to professional development, Academic and other achievements during the 2018 school year, Leadership of innovation and change within the school, and, Engagement with parents and the wider school community.
This recognition of excellence is a credit to the students, staff, parents and the Board of Trustees because individually and collectively we have established programs that are at the forefront of learning and teaching and our amazing Junior School community continues to achieve remarkable outcomes.
Category winners will be announced at the Australian Education Awards ceremony at Dockside in Sydney on Friday 16 August 2019.
Dr Peter Britton
Principal & CEO