Highfields’ Chair of Governors, Keith Sedgebeer, has been honoured for his dedication to improving musical standards for generations of school children.
Mr Sedgebeer won the Teacher of the Year accolade at the Express & Star’s Great Big Thank You Awards.
Mr Sedgebeer has been part of Wolverhampton's education scene for almost 40 years, helping hundreds of youngsters to play musical instruments to the highest standard. Many of his former students have gone on to perform around the world. He is also conductor for the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra and Highfields’ Chair of Governors.
Hundreds of people gathered at Molineux for the Great Big Thank You Awards, which were held to celebrate unsung community heroes.