Duncton headteacher is out of this world

Top Award - Head teacher Helen Martin with one of her pupils, six-year-old Rose Hancock.''C120625-1 Mid Geog Award   Photo  Louise Adams
Top Award - Head teacher Helen Martin with one of her pupils, six-year-old Rose Hancock.''C120625-1 Mid Geog Award Photo Louise Adams

DUNCTON and Graffham schools headteacher Helen Martin is officially out of this world after receiving a national award from the Geographical Association.

Helen, who has been headteacher at the Lavington Park Federation of Duncton Junior and Graffham Infant schools for the past five years, received the ‘outstanding all rounder’ award at its annual conference in Manchester.

Presenting the award the association said: “Helen has been a staunch supporter for many years, and is extremely active in her position as chair of the early years and primary phase committee. As part of this role she also contributes to the education committee, and served for six years as a trustee on the governing body.

Full story see Midhurst and Petworth Observer May 10