Head girl: Poppy Mackay, of Handbridge.
Elected: Girls in Year 12 vote for the students they want in the head girl’s team. Final decision made by teaching staff.
Responsibilities: Set up school assemblies, lead in headmistress and occasionally read thought for the day. Represent school at parents’ evenings and open days. Weekly meeting with headmistress. Liaise between staff and student body.
Assistance: Two deputy head girls.
Enjoyed most: Proud to talk about the school to parents. Helps run clubs for younger pupils to get to know them better.
Enjoyed least: Surprise photographs when I’m not looking my best!
Plans for the future: Poppy is in Year 12 and plans to study medicine at university in September 2010. Currently studying biology, chemistry, physics and maths.