Edith reflects the Olympic and Paralympic values in all she does and is totally deserving of this opportunity. Edith is admired by staff for her `have a go attitude` and for having `a wise head on young shoulders`. This is demonstrated through; Promoting equality of opportunity as a sports ambassador by working with others. Developing personal excellence in many sports, including netball, badminton, tennis, hockey and playing the Flute to grade 2 level. Her school work by amassing a huge 648 reward points this academic year alone, with NO negative points. Showing friendship and respect by helping older and younger students in our school through mentoring. Inspiring others to develop literacy skills by being a `communication` leader in our school. Expanding her horizons by hosting a student from China as part of our China Exchange project and Edith will visit China in April 2012.