You achieve an Award by completing a personal program of activities in four (five if going for Gold) sections:
The school offers Duke of Edinburgh’s Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards. Students from Years 9-13 volunteer to take on the challenges posed by the different aspects of this award. The award is achieved by completing a personal programme of activities broken down into sections (see below). More details about the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme can be found at: www.dofe.org You achieve an Award by completing a personal program of activities in four (five if going for Gold) sections:read more
Termly training sessions are run at school to prepare students for the expedition section of the award, with bronze and silver expeditions being completed in the summer term.
“DofE helps young people gain skills that employers value – problem solving, teamwork, communication and curiosity”
“The DofE encourages participants to develop their ability to use their initiative to solve problems and effectively manage themselves and their time.”