Senior Prefect Team
The Year 11 Senior Prefect Team perform a vital role in the running of Longsands Academy. They act as ambassadors by upholding the highest standards at all times, including uniform, adherence to Academy rules and expectations, attendance and attitude to learning. Prefects demonstrate student leadership, assisting and supporting both staff and students. We are delighted with the quality of the students appointed to Senior Prefect Team and wish them well in discharging their responsibilities.

Roles and Responsibilities of the Year 11 Senior Prefect Team
  • Form Prefects: Prefects will visit a Year 8 Form once a week to assist the Form Tutor with activities taking place and support the younger students.
  • Curriculum Liaison: Each Prefect will be assigned to a department and liaise with Heads of Department to assist new initiatives, mentoring systems, or event.
  • Duties: Prefects will be a presence around the Academy, taking on a break time duty where they will act as a role model and encourage exemplary behaviour.
  • Transitions and Open/Parents Evenings: Prefects will help during transition day with a particular form, being a friendly face to new students. They will also be on a rotation to assist during Open Evenings/ Parents' Information events.
  • Committee Responsibilities: Prefects will direct their main focus to one of three Committees
    • Editorial - responsibility of the Yearbook and Prom
    • Raising Awareness - responsibility for Charity work and current issues
    • Outreach- Representing Longsands in the local community and Primary Schools
Gabriel

I am Head Boy. Within the Prefect team, I will be working with the Outreach Committee, and my goal for this year is to promote the school in a positive way to other students internally and increase the presence of Longsands Academy throughout the wider community.
Tara

I am Head Girl. I am a part of the Editorial Committee and within this group, my goal for this year is to organise outcomes and events which are rewarding for both myself and my peers.
Yasmine

I'm happy to be Deputy Head girl for Longsands Academy, and ready for a hectic but exciting year ahead! I have the privilege of leading the Outreach committee and I'm looking forward to be working with the local community to help strengthen the reputation of our Academy. We want this school to be led from the ground up and to have input from all ages and areas of the school. My ultimate aim is to make your time at Longsands the best and to encourage everyone to follow their passions!

Jordan

Hi, I'm deputy head boy and I am apart of the charity community and I am really looking forward to raising awareness and money for different charities such as Macmillan coffee morning.
Lucy

I am a senior prefect for the Raising Awareness Committee. My aim for this year is to create an event that the students will enjoy, as well as being able to raise money for charity.
Kenyeh

I am a senior Prefect for the Editorial Committee and excited to work on creating the Yearbook, designing the Year 11 hoodies and assisting with the organisation of the Leavers Prom.
Eleanor

I'm a senior prefect on the Fundraising Committee. I hope that in the future we can introduce to the student body new ways to reach out to help the community and new places in the community to offer our help.
Eli

I am a member of the raising awareness prefect committee. I always endeavour to do the best I can, no matter the task and will try my hardest to make a difference and be the best role model I can be for other students to look up to.
Darcy

One of my aims for the Raising Awareness Committee is to create events for the students and community to enjoy, as well as giving everyone a chance to gain a wider understanding of many different charities.
Charlie

I am in the committee for raising awareness. I am very keen on helping out the community and I would say to be a charitable person. Now I am part of this committee I would like to partake in setting up the charity events and perhaps come up with some new ways to layout these events to raise awareness in different issues of the world.

Daniel

I am one of many prefects here at Longsands Academy. I have chosen to be a part of the charity and fund raising committee because I would like to show support and make people aware of the charities that me and some of the other prefects will be raising money and awareness for.

Amber

I'm part of the outreach committee. My goal for the upcoming year is to get involved within the community.
Rob

I'm part of the outreach committee. I would like to take part in visiting the community and want to help increase the awareness and interest for our school, as this is something I think would be helpful and interesting.
Jacob

I am part of the outreach committee. I am looking forward to visiting the community and meeting new people, as this will be helpful, engaging and a good experience.
Daniel

I'm part of the editorial committee, I would like to take part and help in the design of events as I feel I am particularly strong in this area. I also want to be part of the prom design as I think it would be very interesting and fun to me personally.
Kitty

I am part of the editorial committee and my goal for next year is to create a memorable prom for my peers.
Emelia

I am part of the editorial committee, my goal for next year is to help organise enjoyable events for my peers.
Jamie

I am part of the editorial committee in which I will be involved in the year book and many more. My objective for the school is to make it a better environment for both students to learn and teachers to teach.
Natalie

I am part of the editorial committee. I wish to create a yearbook with a set of diverse awards for all members of my year and design a prom for all to remember for the rest of our lives.