Staffordshire University’s Great Minds Bus Tour

A specially modified double-decker bus made a stop at Bridgnorth Endowed School last week, giving Year 12 pupils the chance to see what’s on offer at Staffordshire University. The Great Minds Bus, which features a range of immersive and interactive activities, came along to provide some insight into life on campus without even leaving the …

Independent University Guidance at Year 9 Options Evening

Students and parents, along with members of the community, will have the opportunity to access expert advice on all aspects of university at the Year 9 Options Evening being held this Thursday. Jon Cheek, from UniTasterDays, has been invited to deliver a short talk during the event and will also be available on a stand …

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 …

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 …

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 …