The Raising the Bar Awards 2015 took place on June 25, at Ashlar House in Bury St Edmunds.Raising the Bar 2015 - Laura Wright

The awards ceremony included a performance and speech from Laura Wright, and a special video message from Ed Sheeran. Click here to watch Ed’s message to children and young people in Suffolk.

You can also view and download all of the photographs from the awards ceremony on Flickr.

Click the category names below to read about the Raising the Bar Awards 2015 winners and shortlisted finalists:

Rising Star of the Year – Early Years

Rising Star of the Year – Primary

Rising Star of the Year – Secondary

Rising Star of the Year – Post 16

Young Achiever of the Year – Primary

Raising the Bar 2015 CelebrateYoung Achiever of the Year – Secondary

Young Achiever of the Year – Post 16

Inspirational Young Person of the Year – Primary

Inspirational Young Person of the Year – Secondary

Inspirational Young Person of the Year – Post 16

Educational Setting of the Year

Excellence in Governance

Excellence in Teaching

Excellence in Middle LeadershipRaising the Bar 2015 Heidi

Support Staff of the Year

Unsung Hero of the Year

Business Partner of the Year

Excellence in Collaboration

Innovation of the Year

Educational Leader of the Year