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The exceptional achievements of our students and staff have been recognised at this year’s Star Awards.

Our Haywards Heath College Stars of 2023

These annual awards recognise hard work, dedication and determination, as well as individual accomplishments. They highlight students who have beaten the odds, achieved in adversity or gone the extra mile.

One student each year is selected as our overall ‘Brightest Star’ of the year.

Performing Arts

Sponsored by Network Xpress 
Rachel Gillott

Visual Arts & Creative Industries

Sponsored by JCDecaux UK 
Anthony Lane


Sponsored by Fairfax – Building Young Futures
Josh Lewsey

Health & Social Care

Rosie De Vial

Social Sciences

Sponsored by First Central
Emily Gunner

Law & History

Mia Hutchings


Sponsored by IPS 
Lucy Couves


Adam Lawson-Parkinson


Sponsored by Burgess Hill Business Parks Association 
Patrick Stone

Environmental Science

Sponsored by Flowserve 
Hannah Taylor

Sport & PE

Jacob Heasman

Step Up

Alina Bolshaia

Student Tutor Award 

Sponsored by Edwards Ltd
Josie Milson

Student Union Award

Sponsored by Haywards Heath SU 
Ash Nicholas

Staff Award for Above & Beyond

Sarah Garrett

Staff Award for Outstanding Teaching

Justine Marsden

Staff Award for Innovative Teaching

Luke Scattergood

Staff Award for Outstanding Student Support

Emma Dunford

Staff Award for Outstanding Customer Service 

Arlo Leet

The Brightest Star of 2023

Jacob Heasman

Thank you to our sponsors!

We would like to thank all of our sponsors, whose continued support helps us to celebrate our Stars of 2023.

We are privileged to be associated and supported by such a wonderfully generous group of sponsors, from individual patrons to local businesses and organisations.