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SHS Pupil Wins National Food and Nutrition Prize

SHS pupil Stephanie Fenn has won a national prize for her excellent GCSE Food and Nutrition work from The British Nutrition Foundation.

The Foundation’s annual GCSE Award Scheme recognises and rewards achievements made by students throughout the UK and the hard work of their teachers in the subject area of Food and Nutrition.

Stephanie and her Home Economics teacher – Tessa Bennie- have been invited to the Foundation’s ‘Annual Day’ held at the Royal College of Physicians in London on the 15th November 2011. During the prize-giving ceremony Stephanie will be presented with her award from the patron of The British Nutrition Foundation- HRH The Princess Royal- as well as a £50 prize for herself and a £100 prize for the School. The day also includes a lecture on “How much food does man require: New Insights” from Jeya Henry- Professor of Human Nutrition at Oxford Brookes University.

Tessa Bennie commented “We are very proud of Stephanie’s achievement, which reflects all the hard work she has put in. We are looking forward to the Annual Day in London, especially as Princess Anne will be presenting the prizes.”