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Gold Award Students At Buckingham Palace

Gold Award Students At Buckingham Palace

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Gold Award Students At Buckingham Palace
Left to right: Matthew Alty, Ross Baillie-Eames, Rebecca Speakman, Amara Coombes and Rebecca James
Five SJR students who successfuly completed their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award travelled to Buckingham Palace to pick up their certificates.
The group worked tirelessly on the course and were awarded for their efforts by Princess Eugenie and YouTuber Louis Cole in a prestigious presentation!
If you are interested in taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh Awards scheme next year, please get in touch!

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If you’re not quite ready to start on a Level 3 Technical course (T Levels) or a Vocational Level 3 course (BTEC) but want to begin on the path to your chosen career, the Transition Programme could be for you.  

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