28/02/2019

We are (Park House) family...

This is a special photo. Because it tells an equally special story.

We Are Park House Family

It’s from last week’s Get Berkshire Active Awards Evening. Special because you have...

Park House’s current headteacher, who first came to the school as a local pupil over 40 years ago to take part in Berkshire Schools Athletics events, as pictured in a 1979 Reading Evening Post photo (second row, spot me if you can alongside a future Coe-Ovett-Cram rival and one down from the 1986 Commonwealth Games 10,000m Gold Medallist.

We Are Family

 

with…

 

Legendary Park House PE Teacher and now so deserved Lifetime Award winner, Doug Cook, also sitting unmistakably in the front for of that forty-year-old photo, alongside...

 

Carol, his wife, and former School Finance Officer...

 

Their Son and Daughter-in-Law...

 

With Mr and Mrs East, parents of Ben from Year 10, winner of this year’s Junior Sports Personality of the Year Award as a result of his brilliant, record-breaking performances and coached inspirationally by...

We Are Family 

Luke Angell, former student and superb thrower in his own right, together with...

 

Jake Rowell, another former student, 2012 Games Maker and now teacher responsible for our award-winning sports leadership programmes, alongside...

 

Emma Rowland, Head of Girls PE, who also trained at Park House, previously mentored by...

 

James Mandy, visionary co-ordinator of our Primary Schools Sports Partnership of over 50 local schools.

 

Continuity. Community. Commitment.

 

We are - a very special - Park House family! And I couldn’t be prouder of them...

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