Stroud Janet Greenham awarded at Parliament for Parent of the Year Stroud, Booral, Lime Burners Ck by News Of The Area - Modern Media - September 30, 2016 Mark Scott, Secretary, Department of Education NSW STROUD Road Public School parent Janet Greenham has been recognised for her contribution to her school community with a 2016 Public School Parent of the Year Award at a ceremony held in NSW Parliament House. Ms Greenham was one of ten parents to receive the Award. She was recognised for twenty years’ support of the school first as a parent and currently as a grandparent. She has been involved in the P&C, the canteen, the uniform committee, fundraising, running hobby groups and teaching craft and art. Modern Media: Advertise with News Of The Area and you get your ad in 1) in Print, 2) on the News Website (like this ad), and 3) on our Social Media news site. A much more efficient way to advertise. Reach a HUGE audience for a LOW price TODAY! Call us on 02 4983 2134. Or [email protected] Or CLICK FOR ADVERT QUOTE Her willingness to help out has made her an invaluable member of the school community. Mark Scott, Secretary, Department of Education, said the award recipients came from all over NSW reflecting the high quality of education being delivered in public schools across the State. “In my first month as Secretary, it’s an honour to hear the stories of these remarkable recipients and celebrate their achievements,” Mr Scott said. “I applaud the dedication of this year’s award winners – it’s testimony to our continued focus on quality teaching and improving learning outcomes.” The Minister’s and Secretary’s Awards for Excellence recognise outstanding achievements in NSW public schools. 36 awards were presented for the following categories: Minister’s Award for Excellence in Student Achievement Minister’s Award for Excellence in Teaching Secretary’s Award for Excellent Service Secretary’s Award for an Outstanding School Initiative Secretary’s School Achievement Award Public School Parent of the Year The Awards are administered by the Public Education Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation which collaborates with schools, communities, business and government to help students achieve their full potential, while enhancing the value and reputation of public schools.