At the Active Westminster Awards ceremony in December 2017, George Eliot Primary School was presented with the Active School Award for 2017 for successfully achieving its Healthy School target to increase the amount of children reporting that they enjoy being physically active.

It also achieved Bronze, Silver and Gold Healthy Schools awards in only one year. The school has also organised additional training to staff to deliver active playtimes.

The Active Westminster Awards recognise those who change lives through their dedication and contribution to physical activity, leisure and sport.

The Active Schools category is open to Primary, Secondary, Special schools and Further Education Colleges in the City of Westminster.

To be eligible for the award, schools must have:

We are very proud to have been recognised for our work to promote healthier life-styles.