Mace’s enviable reputation for academy and school delivery continues with the recently completed Evelyn Grace Academy winning the prestigious Academy Development Award at the Education Business Awards 2010. A project that demonstrated sound project management and procurement skills, the academy, designed by Zaha Hadid, was also delivered on time and within budget.
The Education Business Awards examine the latest advancements in education, awarding schools for their progress in transforming education in primary and secondary schools and recognising areas of excellence. The other short listed schools were East Manchester Academy and Open Academy, Norwich.
The ceremony took place on the 11th November 2010 at the Emirates Stadium in London, and was presented by the BBC’s Nicholas Owen.