All change at top in Garstang Academy

George Briault and Ellie Sloane
George Briault and Ellie Sloane

Garstang Community Academy has a new head girl and head boy.

Ellie Sloane, 15, from Lancaster, and George Briault, 14,from Forton, say they are looking forward to their year of responsibility.

And both say they want to give something back to the school during their big year.

Ellie, whose hobbies include reading and rock climbing, is also a volunteer with her local Brownie group.

She said: “The school lets you grow into your own person. You feel very supported and looked after here.”

George, who lists football, drama, rugby, basketball,singing, socialising and reading among his hobbies, has like Ellie, recently completed a Duke of Edinburgh award.

He is due to take the male lead role in the school’s forthcoming production of We Will Rock You which is on at the school from July 10 - 13. George studied singing as his skill for the DofE award and for his volunteering work for the award coached basketball. Ellie meanwhile enjoyed learning more about rock climbing for her DofE skill. training at Lancaster Unviersity’s climbing wall.