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Sixth Form Trip to Roman Baths

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A group of Sixth Form students visited the historic city of Bath earlier this term. The trip was organised as part of the school’s Problem Based Learning Days and allowed students in Years 12 and 13 to discover more about the history of Britain. Students visited the Roman Baths and learned about Roman Britain, such […]

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Year 7 Humanities PBL Day Trips

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Year 7 pupils went on a number of trips last week as part of their Humanities Problem Based Learning (PBL) Day.  The Humanities PBL Days offer pupils the opportunity to learn more about Wales and its history, culture and landscape through visits to Oxwich Bay, Big Pit Coal Mining Museum and St Fagan’s Museum. Across Years 7, 8 and […]

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History Department Trip to WWI Battlefields

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In July, the History department took a group of 43 students from Years 10 and 11 to Belgium and France. The group visited battlefields, memorials and museums dedicated to the First World War and the soldiers who died during the conflict, including Tynecot Memorial, the Passchendaele Museum, Mametz Wood and Vimy Ridge. Staff and students […]

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Year 8 Humanities Problem Based Learning Day

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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 on the history, culture, identity […]

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