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Pupils attend Children’s Commissioner for Wales’ Student Ambassador Event
SRG School

Two of our Student Ambassadors attended the Children’s Commissioner for Wales’ first Student Ambassador event last week. There were pupils there from over 30 different schools. Pupils took part in a number of different workshops that got them thinking about how to promote children’s rights in their school as well as gender equality. Pupils also […]
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Pupils Create New Classroom Rules
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Pencoedtre High School Parliament pupils have been getting creative designing a new ‘classroom rules’ poster for each classroom in school – the Head Teacher set them the challenge to create the poster to encompass what they felt were the keys to a successful lesson. Their responses focused around being polite, prepared, productive and positive, which […]
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Youth Cabinet meet Careers Wales
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At yesterday’s youth cabinet meeting we met managers from Careers Wales to further discuss our work experience proposal and the possibility of a Council Careers Fair. Our idea is to hold a careers fair with multiple stalls to promote the Council as a future employer, and the current opportunities to available such as apprenticeships. We […]
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CCS Play it Again Sport Donations
Cowbridge School Council

Cowbridge Comprehensive has made another donation to Play it Again Sport!!! Thank you to all CCS students who have made a donation and to Ethan, Jacob, Rhys and Harry on helping to organise the donations. Also well done to Play it Again Sport on their Sustainable Academy Award. Fantastic!!

Stanwell 6th Form Rugby Player Appears in Bollywood Film
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Aled Rees from Y12 used all his rugby skills recently filming in a Bollywood movie. The film, Jungle Cry, is about an Indian youth rugby team which won a ‘world cup’ against the odds and has been filmed at several locations in south and west Wales. Congratulations Aled on your big screen debut!  

Stanwell Sixth Former Elected onto Welsh Youth Parliament
stanwellschool

Congratulations to Rhian Shillabeer of year 13 who has been elected to represent Cardiff South and Penarth Constituency in the first ever Welsh Youth Parliament. Rhian is particularly interested in working towards improving the environment, providing better living standards across Cardiff and highlighting the importance of Education. We wish her every success.

Food Bank Donations 2018
Cowbridge School Council

Thank you to Years 9-13. A fantastic amount of Food Bank donations were handed in.  These will be given to the Vale Food Bank, which will help many families over the Christmas period. It is really appreciated.

Christmas Meeting!
valeyouthcabinet

This week we had our last youth cabinet meeting of 2018.  One of the main thing’s on the agenda was #Let’sTalkYouthWork, we gave our views on the importance of youth work, what it offer’s us now and what it should offer us moving forward.  This is something the Youth Work Board in Wales are looking in […]
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SRG School Council
SRG School

SRG School Council has had a great start to the year. 2 students have become Student Ambassadors and have attended the Vale’s training. They are looking forward to the next session in January. Our Council members have now been divided into their sub committees and are looking at various areas of the school which include: […]
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Hampers 2018
Cowbridge School Council

Thank you to all Year 7 and 8 forms for the wonderful hampers. All the hampers were of a very high standard and due to this the judging was made very difficult. The judging criteria was as follows: Eco friendly items used to make the hamper Hamper contents Hamper had to be Christmas film themed […]
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