Queen’s Service Medal for a lifetime of bowls and teaching

It’s not just her bowling prowess that has led her receiving the Queen’s Service Medal.

Ann Muir’s 45-year career as a teacher at Kamo Intermediate, St Joseph’s School and Pompallier Catholic College has endeared her to the community.

“I just love being with the kids and helping them to learn and succeed,” Miss Muir said.

Despite retiring in 2011 after a long haul at the teacher’s desk, Miss Muir continues to teach special needs children part time, assists with a school lunch programme and provides financial and emotional support to disadvantaged students and their families. Read more

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