Student Workshop on University Fees and Finance

Last week, Year 10 students took part in the second of a series of university workshops being delivered across all year groups at Bridgnorth Endowed School. The session tackled university fees, finance and personal statements in a move to raise aspirations and uncover the myths around these topics. Jon Cheek, from UniTasterDays, returned to follow …

Top Performances at Cross Country Championships

A number of Bridgnorth Endowed School athletes competed in the Shropshire Schools Cross Country Championships in Oswestry on Saturday. Congratulations go to Zoe Gilbody (pictured right), who won the Year 7 girls’ race in emphatic style. Charlotte Gilbody and Holly Bingham performed really well in a tough intermediate girls’ race, coming in 5th and 25th …

Bridgnorth Aluminium Highlights the Importance of Languages to Year 9 Pupils

Last week, Bridgnorth Aluminium came into school to talk to Year 9 students about the importance of language skills and how they can benefit a wide range of careers. Adrian Musgrave, the company’s Sales and Marketing Manager, delivered the assembly and shared his own career path, highlighting the positive impact of learning a language. At …

Bridgnorth Endowed Launches University Workshop Series

The first of a series of university workshops was held for a group of Year 10 students during tutor time last Friday. The session covered key facts about higher education, encouraging the students to explore the different types of courses available, the university application process and the importance of making post-16 option choices with university …

National Lottery Funding for Careers Programme

Bridgnorth Endowed School has received a boost to its careers provision after securing £10,000 of National Lottery funding to run a year-long Higher Education Awareness Programme for its students and the local community. The school has teamed up with Bridgnorth-based UniTasterDays Ltd to create a series of interactive university workshops and visit opportunities to help …