Schoolboy’s Fundraising Effort to Help Local Hospice

Matthew Walker a Year 8 student from The Avon Valley School and Performing Arts College recently raised the staggering amount of £2145 for Myton Hospice following his participation a school sponsored walk.

AVS Netballers on Tour

Year 7, 8 and 10 netballers have recently returned from the PGL Netball Tour to Boreatton Park in Shropshire. The girls had a brilliant weekend competing in a tournament ran by England Netball, spending time doing outdoor adventurous activities and of course bonding with AVS PE Staff! Netball was the overall winner, the standard was very high but the girls improved game on game and played some excellent netball.

Exam Success Presentation

The Achievement Leader team at The Avon Valley School and Performing Arts College recently led a presentation to explain to Year 10 parents and carers how they can support their child and help them work towards exams success.

Fortune House students play ‘paper bag’ game to learn about surviving poverty

Key Stage 3 students from The Avon Valley School and Performing Arts College’s Fortune House recently spent a day completing activities to learn about the work of the Fair Trade Foundation. The Fair Trade Foundation supports farmers and workers in developing countries by helping them to work for better prices, decent working conditions and fairer terms when trading with larger organisations.