Achievement Award 2017


RWM Alan Stewart presents trophy to Achievement Award winner 2017 Courtney Sievewright



The recipient of the Lodge Polkemment Achievement Award given to a senior pupil at Whitburn Academy is Courtney Sievewright.  

Courtney has volunteered for the past two years at Open Door which is a charity that helps homeless people.  Through Open Door she has been involved in many fund raising events such as sponsored walks to help raise money for those in Iraq and Syria.  Each year she attends the event Soul Survivor ,which encourages and equips young people in their relationship with Jesus. As part of her work for Open door she sets up stalls and works as part of the team at this event.  Courtney also does a lot of Fair Trade work with the church.