Ennis College is named after Jessica Ennis-Hill who became the greatest, all-round female athlete in the world at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Jessica Ennis-Hill is a British track and field athlete specialising in multiple-event disciplines and the 100 metres hurdles. She is the current Olympic heptathlon champion. She is also the former European and world heptathlon champion. Jessica has been the world’s number 1 ranked heptathlete over the past 4 years. She is the current British record holder for the heptathlon, indoor pentathlon, high jump and 100 metres hurdles.