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Year 10 Trip to Oxford University

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As part of the school’s provision for More Able and Talented students, a group of Year 10 pupils visited Balliol College at Oxford University. The pupils had a tour of the colleges at Oxford University, before returning to Balliol for academic sessions. They participated in a number of workshops and found out more about the […]

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Year 12 Students Complete Work Experience Placements

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Over half term, students in BVS Sixth Form completed work experience placements with Mike Hedges AM and at the laboratories at Swansea Medical School. The placements allowed the students to gain a valuable insight into working in the fields of politics and medicine. The work experience is also a valuable addition to UCAS personal statements. […]

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AS Politics Class Visits the Welsh Assembly

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The Year 12 Government and Politics class visited the Senedd, the home of the Welsh Assembly. As part of their programme of study, students examine the work of the Welsh Government and devolution in the UK. To support their learning, the class visited the Senedd and spent the day there. Students met Mike Hedges, the […]

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Government and Politics Class Workshop With National Assembly

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The AS Government and Politics class participated in a workshop today with staff from the National Assembly Wales. Dilwyn Young Jones, an educator from the National Assembly, visited the school to discuss issues including reliable news sources, the nature of elections and the future of the Welsh Government. The class agreed the session was very […]

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