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Academy presented with prestigious Music Ambassador Award - 29/11/2017

On Wednesday 22nd November, the University Academy Warrington was honoured to accept the prestigious ‘Music Ambassador Award’.

Principal Mrs Barclay and Teacher Miss Ward were invited to attend an Awards Ceremony at the Warrington Town Hall, where they were presented with the ‘Music Ambassador Award’.

The Academy won the award for its commitment and excellent provision in Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 for Performing Arts. The ceremony was organised by representatives of the Warrington Music Hub and the award was presented to the Academy by the Mayor of Warrington, Councillor Les Morgan.

Fatma Yozgyur also performed a solo piano piece called ‘Comptine d’un autre été at the event.

Miss Ward said: “I am delighted we have been selected as a Music Ambassador School for Warrington and Halton. There was a lot of competition from other schools, but our commitment to students to enable them to access music both in the classroom and beyond was recognised as a real strength.”

Fatma Yozgyur also said: “We’re very proud to be representing the Music Department at the Town Hall to receive the award from the Mayor.