School Principal of the Year - Non-government

CEO | Principal Mr Derek Scott was named School Principal of the Year – Non-government at the 2019 Australian Education awards.

Mr Scott was honoured for his strong leadership and positive relationships with staff and students and was also named Australian Principal of the Year.

His many achievements include Haileybury students achieving some of the best NAPLAN results in Australia, exceptional VCE outcomes, the Haileybury Institute, Haileybury International School Tianjin, Haileybury City and Haileybury Rendall School in Darwin.

“I have focused on employing great people and empowering them to act and maintain a relentless focus on improvement,” he says. “We want to develop bold, ambitious young people who make things happen, but always with a focus on ethical decision making.”

Haileybury is a leading academic, sporting and cultural school delivering an ambitious agenda in Asia, with two campuses in China and programs in The Philippines and Timor-Leste.

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