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King John’s former Headteacher Awarded CBE in the New Year’s Honours List

By January 7, 2019 No Comments

Dr Margaret Wilson, who was appointed as headteacher at Benfleet’s King John School in 2000, is now chief executive officer for the Trust is celebrating after receiving the accolade. The CBE is an honour awarded to an individual by the Queen for their leading role at a regional level or a prominent, but lesser role, at a national level in any activity.

Dr Wilson said “I am not someone who normally gets emotional but I felt really humbled when I opened the letter. I am totally delighted to be awarded such an accolade and just didn’t expect it at all”.

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