Tagged: Extra Curricular

Intermediate Maths Challenge Success

In February, 90 pupils in years 9, 10 and 11 competed in the UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge. Between them they achieved 16 Bronze certificates, 5 Silver certificates and 1 Gold certificate. Ethan Fage, 9.4, attained a score of 77, giving him the Best in School Award, a Gold certificate and...

Share

BVS Students Selected for Healthcare Summer School

Four pupils from Year 11 have successfully earned places on a Healthcare Summer School at University College London Hospital. The pupils participated in a healthcare e-mentoring scheme run by the Mullany Fund earlier this year. The Mullany Fund is a charity that supports young people realise their full potential and ambitions in...

Saturday Science Club at Swansea University

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...

BVS Pupils Take Part in the Space to Earth Challenge

Last week, BVS pupils took part in the Triathlon Trust’s Space to Earth Challenge. The Challenge was set by Tim Peake, the British astronaut currently on board the International Space Station. He challenged school children to collectively cycle or run the 400km distance between Earth and the ISS. The Triathlon...