How to enter



There are 11 categories to choose from and you can enter multiple categories if applicable, but you must complete a separate submission for each category.

Please read through the category descriptions below, select the category you wish to enter from the list, then click ENTER NOW . You'll need to register and set up your account the first time you do this.

Registering your account

When registering, you will receive an email which will have a click-through link and a validation code to validate your account. You will need to complete this step before you can start your nomination. If you do not receive the validation email please email dawn.owens@reachplc.com .

Completing your entry

You can save draft entries and return to edit them as often as you wish before submitting. All you need to do is click on the YOUR ACCOUNT tab on the menu banner and this will take you through to your dashboard where you will find all your draft entries and submitted entries.

When you have finished writing your entry and you are ready to submit, you'll need to agree to the terms and conditions then click the COMPLETE button at the bottom of the page. If your entry is still in draft, you will need to click MOVE TO BASKET at the top of the entry before you can click the COMPLETE button.

If you forget your password, please use the reset password link on the login page.

IMPORTANT INFO - PLEASE READ:

  • Maximum word counts are shown below the entry box for each question.
  • Sponsoring companies are not permitted to enter the category they are sponsoring.
  • Entries can be submitted from schools themselves or staff, governors, parents, students or people in the community.
  • Successful nominations will be notified following the judging session in May.

Categories

 

Does your school have an outstanding class or team? We want to hear how pupils and teachers have worked together to really stand out. It could be a sports team that has trained hard, or an orchestra / choir or drama group have worked together on a performance. Maybe a class within the school has really excelled, or completed a project? Tell us about your inspirational teams!

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This award is for outstanding High school leaders, whose guidance and leadership help to create a dynamic learning environment, where the pupils are happy and encouraged to reach their full potential. Tell us about your outstanding head teachers and why they should be put forward for this award.

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Do you know an inspirational teacher? We are looking for a teacher who has shown constant dedication, kindness and understanding, inspiring young people every day. Tell us about the teachers that go the extra mile to give the best opportunities to the children they teach through their education and playing a vital role in their day to day school life. This award is for a teacher in a nursery, first, primary, middle, high or secondary school teachers.

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Does your school have an outstanding class or team? We want to hear how pupils and teachers have worked together to really stand out. It could be a sports team that has trained hard, or an orchestra / choir or drama group have worked together on a performance. Maybe a class within the school has really excelled, or completed a project? Tell us about your inspirational teams!

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This award is for outstanding Primary school leaders, whose guidance and leadership help to create a dynamic learning environment, where the pupils are happy and encouraged to reach their full potential. Tell us about your outstanding head teachers and why they should be put forward for this award. 

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Do you know an inspirational teacher? We are looking for a teacher who has shown constant dedication, kindness and understanding, inspiring young people every day. Tell us about the teachers that go the extra mile to give the best opportunities to the children they teach through their education and playing a vital role in their day to day school life. This award is for a teacher in a nursery, first, primary, middle, high or secondary school teachers.

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This will be awarded to the Primary School who in the opinion of the judges have had an outstanding academic year. This may embrace improvements in attendance levels, parent engagement or examination results. Schools applying may have made, developed or built upon partnerships in the local community, achieved new credentials, or competition success, whatever your school's achievements tell us about them and win the recognition you deserve for your hard work.

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This award is for any member of non-teaching school staff, who has played a vital role in the running of the school and the happiness and security of the children. It may be a teaching assistant, administrative staff, care taker, careers advisor or any other member of support or administrative staff who make a real difference to individual children, classes or the whole school.

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This award is for a class, year group or whole school who play an active role in their local community. That may be through raising money for charity, performing in the community, helping others in the community or working together to make your local community a better place. Tell us about the inspirational work you do in the local area!

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This will be awarded to the Secondary School who in the opinion of the judges have had an outstanding academic year. This may embrace improvements in attendance levels, parent engagement or examination results. Schools applying may have made, developed or built upon partnerships in the local community, achieved new credentials, or competition success, whatever your school's achievements tell us about them and win the recognition you deserve for your hard work.

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This award is for an individual, class or whole school who make it a priority to lead a healthy lifestyle. This could be by encouraging exercise, or teaching pupils about eating healthy foods. Maybe at your school you grow vegetables or have an allotment, or a project to encourage fitness, well-being or mental health? If your school makes healthy living a priority tell us about it!

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