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Joint School Council meeting at St Cyres School
Usha Hirani

St Cyres School hosted the Joint School Council meeting with feeder primary Schools to discuss the transition process, joint work on the revolve project and joint planning for the New Curriculum for Wales. A productive and enjoyable session!

Student Ambassadors visit to the Senedd
Usha Hirani

St Cyres School Student Ambassadors attended a visit to the Senedd on 11th February 2020 to learn more about devolved powers and issues. They took part in a debate considering the age to vote and observed plenaries in the main chambers. An informative experience!

Youth Recycling Visit
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Members of Llantwit Youth Council and Penarth Youth Action visit the Council’s recycling centre at Cowbridge Compost following a joint Plastic Recycling Project. Young people benefited from visiting the recycling centre and learning about the changes made to recycling which are being rolled out across the Vale of Glamorgan.  The Council’s Waste Project Officer explained […]
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School Council Network Meeting
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On Wednesday 5th February the Vale Youth Service staff organised the first joint School Council network meeting for secondary schools in the Council Chamber. Its aim was to provide school council members from across the Vale of Glamorgan to share best practice amongst each other as well as an opportunity to learn more about what […]
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CCS-Hampers and Food Bank donations 2019
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 winners are : The ECO winners are: The Food Hamper Donations An enormous thank you to pupils in Years 9-13 who have […]
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Student Ambassadors work to tackle child poverty
Usha Hirani

Student Ambassadors at St Cyres school have been preparing their assemblies, posters and short videos to raise awareness of child poverty and how parents and carers can donate school uniform for our free-cycle pop up uniform shop. The project includes in-house work and outreach work engaging the local community.

Comments from Pencoedtre High School Parliament…
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“I recently bought some lovely items from The Welsh Bacc fair, organised by year 10 pupils. It was great to see everyone working and selling things to raise money for charity.” Ashleigh Watkins “Today I went to the Duke of Edinburgh meeting in school – we had loads of fun and it is great that […]
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Health and Wellbeing Week at CCS, November 2019
Cowbridge School Council

Health and wellbeing week took place during the week beginning Monday the 18th November. The aim of this week was to promote a caring ethos for student’s wellbeing throughout the school, students and teachers alike, and assist with the continuous improvement of wellbeing support. The week was made as interactive and visible as possible to […]
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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from CCS School Council
Cowbridge School Council

VALE COMPREHENSIVE STUDENTS AND STAFF ROLL UP THEIR SLEEVES TO HELP SAVE LIVES / DISGYBLION UWCHRADD A STAFF Y FRO YN TORCHI LLEWYS I HELPU ACHUB BYWYDAU
VALE COMPREHENSIVE STUDENTS AND STAFF ROLL UP THEIR SLEEVES TO HELP SAVE LIVES / DISGYBLION UWCHRADD A STAFF Y FRO YN TORCHI LLEWYS I HELPU ACHUB BYWYDAU avatar

Students and staff from Cowbridge and Stanwell Comprehensive Schools have been thanked by the Welsh Blood Service for donations given at a blood donation sessions. Between them, over 100 donations were collected. Mrs Debra Thomas, Headteacher at Cowbridge Comprehensive School praised those who took part: “We are very proud of our students for their commitment […]
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