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Engineering Masterclass

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Bishop Vaughan School’s Masterclass partnership with Swansea University launched today with an Engineering careers talk and masterclass from Bruce Rogers, an Engineering lecturer and Jordan Marinaccio, a graduate researcher and a former BVS student. They discussed the different branches of engineering that pupils could work in, as well as an overview of the latest research […]

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Local MP Visits Bishop Vaughan School

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Carolyn Harris, MP for Swansea East, visited Bishop Vaughan last week as part of the Parliament Week. She met with a group of Year 12 pupils to discuss what Parliament does, what the daily life on an MP involves and how elections work. As part of her visit, the pupils held a mock election and […]

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Year 10 Pupils in Heritage Apprentice Final

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Following on from their visit to the Morfa-Hafod Copperworks site, the Year 10 team attended the final of the Heritage Apprentice competition last week. Run by Swansea University, the competition asked for ideas on how to regenerate the site and secure its future survival. The BVS team came up with some great ideas, including developing […]

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Law Careers Talk

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As part of the school's on-going programme of careers talks, Mrs Howden-Evans, the school bursar, spoke to pupils from Years 10 – 13 about careers in law. Mrs Howden-Evans is an experienced solicitor, law lecturer and judge and was able to share her depth of knowledge with pupils. She discussed entry requirements, the different routes […]