Speech Day 2019

Speech Day 2019

The Speeches and Prize-giving will take place in the Sports Hall at 11.00am. Please be seated by 10.40am for Speeches and Prize-giving to start at 11.00am. Dress code is smart/formal; ladies are encouraged to wear hats.


This year we are delighted to have Michael Morpurgo as our guest speaker.


'Michael Morpurgo is a renowned writer of recent times who has penned award winning books like ‘War Horse’, ‘The Lion Butterfly’ and ‘Private Peaceful’. He grew up to become a teacher and while he narrated stories to children, realization dawn unto him and he found his true calling to become a writer. He embarked on his journey as an author of children’s novels and ever since then this prolific writer has inked numerous books which were well acclaimed by readers and critics alike.'


Pupils are to register at 10.00am with their Form Tutor. As you know, Speech Day is regarded as a school day and all pupils are expected to attend, in full school uniform, unless parents have written to Mr Waltho, Senior School Head Master, seeking permission for their absence (seniorschoolheadmaster@kentcollege.co.uk)


PROGRAMME


11.00 am Speeches and Prize Giving in the Sports Hall
1.00 pm Buffet Lunch will be served in the marquee
1.40 pm Choral Performance by Sedecim
2.00 pm Pupils vs Old Canterburians Hockey Match
3.00 pm Tea & Cakes will be served in the marquee