There was an air of excitement at Assembly on Tuesday morning as pupils in the Senior School and Sixth Form awaited the announcement of the new St Leonards Prefects and Senior Prefects.
With our Year 13 students now preparing for their IB exams in May, the baton was passed to a new set of Prefects, who are ready to take on the tasks and responsibilities that are part and parcel of these leadership roles.
Head Boy Harry Mercer and Head Girl Eve Wedderburn will be assisted by Deputy Head Boy Ben Clark and Deputy Head Girl Hannah Cooney.
They will be supported by this year’s Senior Prefects, who are: Roma Dhasmana, Robert Ferguson, Walter Fry, Deborah Goma, Eleanor Greenwood, Evie Hayward-Daventry, De Hong (Hayden) Hou, Molly Kavanagh, Carl-Friedrich Kolb, Hector Long, Aenghus McGregor, Isabel Obrador, Miguel Obrador, and Evie Turner.
The following students were selected as Prefects for 2018-2019: Charlie Adam, Sarah Barclay, Alisa Diakova, Augustin Didier, Breanna Hawdon, Max Klein, Karla Klosterman, Livia Kohlhofer, Tom McBarron, Iain McKechnie, Caitlin McNiff, George Reschop, Leonie Schwaerzler, Joshua Shenoy, Aidan Sutton, Shu Hei (Gilbert) Wong, Kathryn Wright, Leonie Zillikens.
Headmaster, Dr Michael Carslaw, said: 'I am delighted to announce the appointment of the new prefect body, including the new Head Boy and Head Girl. The Prefects have an important role to play and I look forward to working with them over the coming year.'