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BVS Students Attend Hay Scribblers Festival

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Students from Years 9 and 10 attended the Hay Scribblers Tour in Swansea University last week.  The group of students participated in a number of creative writing workshops and met authors Nicky Singer, Alex Wheatle and Jenny Valentine, who discussed a number of topics including climate change, migration and the importance of books for education. The students also planned […]

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BVS Sixth Former Selected for Hay Festival Beacons Project

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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 of Literature is an annual […]

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Saturday Science Club at Swansea University

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Bishop Vaughan pupils from Year 9 are attending a Saturday Science Club at Swansea University over the next two months. The club is run by the Reaching Wider Partnership and has been designed specifically to encourage girls to consider careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine. Six pupils are spending their Saturday mornings attending workshops and […]

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CAFOD Fundraising

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The Key Stage 3 CAFOD group has raised £900 this year through their fundraising activities. The group has organised regular collections of small donations, an Easter Egg raffle, cake sales and other competitions, including a treasure map contest. The group will continue their fundraising efforts over the next financial year and hope to raise even […]