I applied for the position of head girl. All it took was an application letter. I was then shortlisted from 17 other girls to a list of 8. Then the manifesto. Next came the interview, the panel: head girl, head body, headteacher, deputy headteacher. Then the husting. I tripped up. I really did. I started talking about fluffy socks and goats. WHY RACHEL??? It was so humiliating, I still cringe at the thought. I love public speaking but not on the spot. My manifesto was kind of cool, I got quotes from my friends about me…maybe had a goat in … Continue reading My leap: Headgirl?