Baroness Floella Benjamin spoke passionately about her experience of arriving in Britain from Trinidad at 10 years old.
Claremont Fan Court School were delighted to welcome guest speaker, Baroness Floella Benjamin OBE, for this year’s Summer Meeting celebration. She gave a vibrant and captivating speech, inspiring pupils to change the world for the good of others. Her message focused on the three C’s; Consideration, Contentment, and Confidence bound together by a final fourth C; Courage.
The event marked Mr Insall-Reid’s final Summer Meeting before retiring as Head of Senior School and an opportunity to say farewell to valued colleagues and Claremont families past and present. Pupil speakers from Year 2 and Year 6 spoke with poise followed by excellent speeches from the Head Girl and Head Boy.
After prize giving, the School was transformed into a hive of activity with family and friends enjoying a whole host of activities and displays in celebration of pupil achievement and learning.