The Dr John Roberts CBE Q.C Achievement Awards ceremony was established in 2005, by Margaret Noel founder of Descendants. Margaret was inspired by her sister Kim Noel, who unexpectedly passed away in 2004, aged 35. Kim always continued to ‘Aim higher’ even after having a mental health breakdown.
The awards recognise the achievements and attainments of children and young people of African and Caribbean descent. Ealing schools are asked to nominate pupils in year 6 primary, all secondary and special education pupils in the following Categories: –
- Students who excel in all areas of their education
- Students who work hard and achieve against all the odds
- Student of the Year – male
- Student of the Year – female
- Students who excel in Arts
- Students who excel in Sports
- Students with Entrepreneurial vision
- Overall Outstanding Student
- Future Leader
The Awards will be given out by our very special guests at a glittering ceremony, giving our nominees, their families and friends the opportunity to get dressed up and enjoy a well deserved – and extremely glamorous! – celebration.
As well as a delicious 3-course meal, ceremony attendees can expect to be entertained by invited guest performers well into the evening.
The glamour begins at 7pm on Friday, 3rd July at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Ealing Common.
Tickets are £30, £13 for under 12s. The dress code is black tie, very smart or traditional dress.
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