It was a fantastic experience, the one that I did a few weeks ago, as it enriched me greatly; I was so honoured to be chosen by my peers to spend the £250 Jack Petchey Award. I wanted to focus on celebrating the achievements of women as this is something that is necessary; choosing new books for the library that do this, made me fully realise how important is the role of Ms Quigley inside the school. Everyone in school is different; for this reason, choosing the right books that every student will enjoy is a terribly hard task.

Read more about Greta’s choices and a host of other fantastic stories from the Spring term at Compass.