Raising the Bar awards

Celebrating success in education across Suffolk, including the Raising the Bar Awards.

Celebrating success is an important part of the Raising the Bar project. Sharing best practice and highlighting excellence are essential to help inspire others, and raise the bar across Suffolk. 

Raising the bar Awrads 2018 LOGO 01Raising the Bar Awards 2018

The Raising the Bar Awards 2018 will take place on Tuesday 10 July 2018 at Trinity Park, Ipswich.

Nominations

Nominations are open for all publicly funded educational establishments in Suffolk (or partners working with them):

  • early years including childminders
  • nurseries and pre-schools
  • Local Authority maintained schools
  • colleges
  • academies
  • free schools
  • Pupil Referral Units.

The deadline for nominations is 5pm on Friday 11 May 2018.

Nominate a young person to co-present the awards ceremony

We’re also searching for two 14-18 year-olds in education or training in Suffolk to co-present the 2018 awards ceremony. In return they will receive an exciting reward package. The deadline for entries is Friday 30 March 2018.

Visit the Raising the Bar Awards website to keep up to date with all the latest information on the awards.

Raising the Bar 2017 logo

The Raising the Bar Awards 2017 were held at Trinity Park, Ipswich on Monday 26 June 2017.

You can read more about the 2017 winners and finalists.

You can also find images from the awards on the Suffolk County Council Flickr page and on the Raising the Bar Facebook page.

Check out our films from the 2017 awards

The Raising the Bar Awards 2016 were held at The Apex in Bury St Edmunds on Monday 20 June 2016.

You can read more about the 2016 winners and finalists.

You can also find images from the awards on the Suffolk County Council Flickr page and on the Raising the Bar Facebook page.

RtB award winners 2016

The Raising the Bar Awards 2015 took place on 25 June at Ashlar House in Bury St Edmunds, where the winners and finalists across 20 categories were presented with their awards.

Visit the Raising the Bar Awards website to read about all the 2015 winners and finalists and the awards ceremony.

Nominations were open to all publicly funded educational establishments in Suffolk (or partners working with them): early years including childminders, nurseries and pre-schools, Local Authority maintained schools, colleges, academies, free schools and Pupil Referral Units.

You can also see all the photos from the event in this Raising the Bar Awards album on Suffolk County Council's Flickr Page. 

Raising the Bar awards early years winner