Tagged: Extracurricular

Year 8 Humanities Problem Based Learning Day

The Humanities departments, consisting of History, Geography and Sociology, took Year 8 on trips earlier this term as part of their Problem Based Learning Day. The PBL Day are designed to develop pupils’ wider understanding of their subjects and encourage cross-curricular skills and thinking. The Humanities PBL Days are themed...

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BVS Student Shadows Welsh Assembly Member

A student in BVS Sixth Form has spent the day shadowing a member of the Welsh Assembly Government as part of a new leadership initiative. Johannah, a Year 12 student, was selected from more than 100 applicants to participate in the LeadHerShip scheme. The scheme was launched by Chwarae Teg,...

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BVS Student Completes Nuffield Research Placement

Ira, a Bishop Vaughan Sixth Form student, completed a Nuffield Research placement over the summer. She was the student from BVS to participate in this scheme. Ira spent 4 weeks over the summer working in the Psychology department of Cardiff University, working with researchers on a  project examining variability in...

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UCLH Medicine Summer School

As part of Bishop Vaughan School’s programme for More Able and Talented pupils, the school works with pupils to identify work experience and summer school opportunities to support future university applications. Over the summer, four pupils in Year 11 attended a medical summer school at the prestigious University College London...

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