Tagged: Supercurricular

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 Pupils Take Part in Hay Scribblers Festival

A group of pupils from Years 9 and 10 participated in the Hay Scribblers Tour last week. The Scribblers Tour is run by the Hay Festival of Literature and gave pupils the opportunity to meet authors and take part in creative writing workshops. BVS pupils met authors Gemma Cairney and...

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Year 9 Pupils Attend University Taster Day

As part of Bishop Vaughan’s School ongoing programme of encouraging aspirations, a group of Year 9 pupils attended a taster day at Swansea University’s Bay Campus. The pupils took part in a number of subject workshops, including Genetics, where marshmallow models were used to explain genetics. Pupils played a game...

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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