Pupils from Crowcroft Park Primary School were paid a special visit from Manchester’s Lord Mayor of Manchester – Councillor Carl Austin-Behan. He was there to congratulate them on their hard work and achievements.
Councillor Austin-Behan was invited by the school to a special assembly for improved writers on Monday 27 June.
Pupils at Crowcroft Park Park Primary School have made astounding progress in reading, writing and maths with the school performing among the top 10 per cent of schools in the country.
The school was also nationally recognised for its exceptional performance in 2015 by the Schools, Students and Teachers network (SSAT).
The Lord Mayor of Manchester said “It was a pleasure to visit the school to meet with so many talented youngsters and reward them for their achievements.
“The enthusiastic staff are doing a magnificent job encouraging the children to work hard at their studies. Improving literacy matters for the future of our young people and helps create highly literate workforces and communities for the benefit of the city”.
Sue Williamson, Chief Executive of SSAT said:
“It’s my great pleasure to commend on their excellent 2015 performance, and to have the opportunity to highlight Crowcroft Park Primary school and share their great work at the SSAT Educational Outcomes celebration event. I have the privilege of visiting a lot of schools and I am always impressed by the creativity of teachers in engaging and inspiring their students.
“I hope that SSAT’s Educational Outcomes award will highlight the professionalism, commitment and hard work of the leaders, teachers and students at Crowcroft Park Primary school. Recognising and sharing successes like this is at the heart of SSAT’s mission, so I’m delighted to congratulate Crowcroft Park Primary school”.