A lucky 13 pupils from St Martin’s Ampleforth have been awarded scholarships to senior schools for excellence in sport, music, drama and academics.
Of the 12 scholarships to Ampleforth College, four were for academic excellence, three were awarded for music and the remaining seven earned Basil Hume scholarships for excellence in music, drama and sport.
The remaining Year 8 pupil secured an academic scholarship to Malvern College in Worcestershire.
Head teacher Nicholas Higham said: “For so many scholarships to be awarded is a glowing tribute to the commitment and ability of our Year 8 pupils and to the staff who prepared them.”
Picture shows the 13 scholarship recipients.