There was plenty
of clowning around when Hethersett Woodside Nursery and Infant School said
goodbye to Deputy Head Sara Johnston.
Mrs Johnston was
dressed up in clown gear with face painting by the children and then took part
with other members of staff in a special clowning session in front of the
In a programme
that lent itself more to fun than skill, Mrs Johnston ended with a custard pie
in her face as a final reminder of her 11 years at the school, which has seen
her working both in the nursery and then main school.
admitted that she would miss the Hethersett children: “I feel that I have a
great affinity with Hethersett and the area, having previously taught at
Little Melton. I will certainly miss the children and their families, they are
very special,” she said.
Mrs Johnston has
been appointed Head at Chapel Break Infants, the school where she started her
The school also
said farewell to long serving teaching assistant Judy Whiddett after 22 years
at the school and teaching assistant Sally Morton. Judy, Sally and
Sara are pictured above at a special farewell tea party held at the school.
Judy, Sally and Sara are pictured above at a special farewell tea party held at the school.