King Edward VI College Visits Year 11 Students

Year 11 students received high praise following a visit from King Edward VI College in Stourbridge on Friday 7th December. Jeff Caseley, Assistant Principal for Admissions, reported: “During our visit to Bridgnorth Endowed, to present at the Year 11 assembly, we were enormously impressed with how engaged and attentive all the students were. The class …

Bridgnorth Endowed Hosts Further Education Talks Series

Bridgnorth Endowed School has opened its doors to a large number of local further education providers, to address its Year 11 students on all of the options available to them after their GCSEs. A series of informative talks from post-16 providers is currently underway, offering students the best possible advice and guidance to fully prepare …

Students Awarded Industrial Cadets Certificates

All students in Year 7 and 8 were awarded EDT Industrial Cadets Challenger certificates by Mr Worth last Thursday. The pupils had taken part in STEM workshops delivered by the Engineering Development Trust (EDT) at the beginning of October and have received the accolade for completing the challenges. During the event, students designed, built and …

STEM Workshops for Year 7 and 8 Students

Last week, the Engineering Development Trust (EDT) came into school to run STEM workshops for Year 7 and 8 students over two days. EDT is a UK education charity that provides opportunities for young people in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). As part of its ‘First Edition’ programme, the organisation delivers over 40,000 STEM …

Aston University Talk

Birmingham’s Aston University delivered an enlightening talk on higher education to Year 8 students earlier this term. The presentation tackled topics ranging from finance and study to getting to grips with the terminology. Day-to-day basics like cooking, socialising and living away from home or commuting were also covered. All pathways to Higher Education were outlined …

International Women in Engineering Day Celebration

In recognition of International Women in Engineering Day, Bridgnorth Endowed invited ten Year 9 and 10 girls to attend Wolverhampton University’s ‘Raising the Bar’ event at its Telford Innovation Campus last month. Students participated in a series of workshops, each providing an insight into different types of engineering with a view to inspiring future generations …