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VPA Awards 2017

Woodford House rolled out the red carpet for an Oscar themed Visual and Performing Arts Awards evening on Thursday 2 November. Students and their families enjoyed a celebration of achievement throughout the year in visual art, music, dance and drama. Congratulations to all award winners and nominees.


Gunson Cup for Achievement in the Performing Arts Year 7/8 Lily Andrews
Principal’s Award for Excellence in the Arts Annah Knowles and
Susannah Hansen



Most Improved Textiles Related Design Holly Lin
Most Improved in Design Ruby McNamara
Most Improved in Senior Art Lily Newrick
Most Improved in Junior Art Amelia Bone
Most Improved in Photography Courtney Honnor
Most improved in Graphics Vaishnavi Malaviya
Chronicle Cover Design Winner Madeleine Fenn
Kerr Trophy for an Outstanding contribution to Visual Art Libby Dawson



Most Valued Member of the Flute Choir Caitlin Maiorana
Most Valued Member of Chamber Music Yukari Suzuki
Most Improved Pianist Emily Park
Most Improved Vocalist Bella Christie
Most Improved Instrumentalist Jessica Hansen
Practical Services to Music Emily Park and Amelia Foster
Most Valued and Improved Member of the Up Close Choir Annah Knowles
Most Effective Arts Leadership in Music Department Michelle Kim
Most Valuable Member of the Year 7/8 Junior Choir Martine Sandberg
Most Valued Member of the Chapel Choir Amelia Foster
Composition Award Bella Christie
Most valued Jazz Band Member Ella Ruddle
Most Valued or Improved Contribution to Organ Playing in the School. Amelia Foster
Most Improved String Instrumentalist Amelia Dear
Adjudicators Award Music Cup Olivia Dowley
Most Valued Contribution from a Performance Group Up Close Choir
Musician of the Year Amelia Foster



Most Valued Contribution to Debating Zoe Yandell
Most Valued Contribution to Public Speaking Annah Knowles
Most Valued Contribution to Theatre Production Charlotte Frogley
Most Valued Contribution to Arts Management Stephanie Goodwin
Most Valued Contribution to Kapa Haka Angel Hillman
Services to Drama Madeleine Thompson
Scarlett Neilson
Most Valued Contribution to Dance Stephanie Goodwin