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BVS Sixth Former Selected for Hay Festival Beacons Project

A Sixth Form student at Bishop Vaughan School has been selected to participate in a prestigious writing residential programme. Maria, a Year 12 student, is one of only 20 young people to be selected for the Beacons Project, a creative writing residential run by the Hay Festival. The Hay Festival...

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Security Drills

In line with schools across the Local Authority, the school will be adding security drills to its practice of safety procedures. Fire drills currently take place regularly to practise evacuation of the building; security drills will involve pupils remaining within the building to ensure safety, for example due to extreme...

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IMPORTANT INVITATION TO PARENTS AND CARERS

The Local Authority is currently considering significant cuts to the service that supports pupils with English as an additional Language. With more than 43 nationalities in the school and 47 languages spoken in our pupils’ homes, the EMAU Service (Ethnic Minority Achievement Service) currently supports many pupils in the school...

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Year 12 Medical School Laboratory Placements

Three students in Year 12 took part in work experience placements at Swansea University Medical School over the February half term. Chloe, Sheha and Chloe spent their week conducting research in the laboratories at the Medical School, as well as shadowing clinical research staff. The work experience was organised after...

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