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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 2024

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.

Visual Arts & Creative Industries

Olivia Westbury
Seb Dillon


Sponsored by First Central
Cinnamon Perkins

Health & Social Care

Lilliah Richards

College Community Award

Connor McCallum-Anderson

History & Politics

Lucy Scrase


Lucy McBrown


Alexander Graham


Sponsored by Burgess Hill Business Parks Association
Xaria Overy
Charlie James

Environmental Science

Paddy Pickering

Performing Arts

Madeleine Swainson

Sport & PE

Matty Mackay
Madeleine Stewart-Parsons

Step Up

Sponsored by Fairfax ‘Building Young Futures’
Abhigail Rejinold
Chloe Jones

Student Union Student Voice Award

Sponsored by Haywards Heath SU 
Maddie Penn

Student Union
Volunteer of the Year Award

Sponsored by Haywards Heath SU 

George Snashall

Staff Award for Above & Beyond

Sarah Wiltshire

Staff Award for Outstanding Teaching

Ellis Langdell

Staff Award for Outstanding Student Support

Donna Moore

The Brightest Star of 2024

Madeleine Swainson

Thank you to our sponsors!

We would like to thank all of our sponsors, whose continued support helps us to celebrate our Stars of 2024.

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