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Celebrating Literacy and Numeracy Progress at Bishop Vaughan Catholic School

Literacy Learners During this term, Year 9 Intervention pupils have read both fiction and non-fiction texts as well as developing their extended writing skills and technical accuracy. All pupils have made good progress and acquired key skills that will stand them in good stead as they embark on their GCSE...

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Swansea University Masterclass Programme Returns

Bishop Vaughan’s unique Masterclass partnership with Swansea University is running again this year. Last year, pupils in Years 10-13 benefited from an extensive programme of lectures and workshops from Swansea University staff on a range of topics. The Masterclass programme was a huge success and is running again this year....

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Year 12 Book ‘n’ Brew Reading Club Begins

A new book club for Year 12 pupils was launched this week. The Book ‘n’ Brew club will be meeting every half term, with the purpose of discussing classic literature over a cup of tea. The first book on the reading list is ‘1984’ by George Orwell, with future selections...

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Talent Spotting

Year 9 pupils were involved in a talent identification event with Welsh cycling. The Welsh Cycling Development team are looking for the next World and Olympic champion. To aid their search they visited Bishop Vaughan and challenged our year 9 pupils to complete a few tests: standing high jump to...

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