@Bishop_Llandaff

20:06 PM - 2 Dec 2022

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join us as a teacher of mathematics in September 2023. Click on the link for more details https://t.co/37iiNW8rJq

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1598403213203570719

19:46 PM - 1 Dec 2022

We extend our gratitude and prayers to , who retires as Bishop of Llandaff. A wonderful service at to commemorate your service and leadership. Warmest wishes from us all for the next phase of your pilgrimage https://t.co/IJQpFjTQNJ

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1598390230050279425

18:55 PM - 1 Dec 2022

Retweetd From BOLHS_Year7

Thank to Martin and his team at for the visit this morning. A fantastic link to our theme ‘Patience’. All students were generously given the chance to receive a copy of the New Testament 🙏🏽. https://t.co/UxJqRfqVrv

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1598354187838001161

16:31 PM - 1 Dec 2022

Retweetd From School Chaplain

A big thank you to for delivering great sessions today on resilience and how we can look after our own emotional wellbeing and also support each other. Thanks also to for helping organise the day. Diolch pawb https://t.co/ynTW6CsvFY

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1595439650256166912

15:30 PM - 23 Nov 2022

Retweetd From BOLHS PTFA

Reminder that it’s the Doughnut Day tomorrow, please remember to bring at least £1 to buy a doughnut at break time. Thank you for supporting us, all profits raised will benefit our wonderful school 🍩💷 Please can school departments retweet! Thank you ☺️ https://t.co/m8IbrXbLzh

08:53 AM - 23 Nov 2022

A reminder that Friday 25th November is an INSET day and the school will be closed to students. We look forward to welcoming students back on Monday 28th November

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1593678664276779010

18:52 PM - 18 Nov 2022

Retweetd From BOLHS_Year7

Well done to our Year7 gymnasts 👏🏼. They were all successful in the recent Cardiff and Vale Championships and Welsh Schools novice Championships. Thanks also to 🤸‍♀️🤸🏽 https://t.co/dvyNEckDFM

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1593653641499516935

17:13 PM - 18 Nov 2022

Retweetd From School Chaplain

Thank you for all your generosity, we have currently raised over £1000. ParentPay will remain open over the next week for any further donations. Diolch 'to am eich cymorth, thank you once again for your support https://t.co/ejRaviyqNk

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1591497716525596672

18:26 PM - 12 Nov 2022

Our Sixth Form Open Evening will take place on Thursday 17th November 2022, commencing at 5.30pm with a presentation in the main hall. This will be followed by a chance for students and families to visit subject stalls. We look forward to welcoming you https://t.co/6YulqUoSd2

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1591080947856052229

14:50 PM - 11 Nov 2022

Retweetd From School Chaplain

The students who attended this morning's service of Remembrance, did us proud - diolch. We offer on behalf of the whole school community our eternal thanks to all who gave their lives for us. Hedd, perffaith hedd https://t.co/ndijTnz5Q9

Statutory Notice: Expansion of The Marion Centre

SCHOOL STANDARDS AND ORGANISATION (WALES) ACT 2013
ADDITIONAL LEARNING NEEDS PROVISION

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN in accordance with Section 42 of the School Standards and Organisation (Wales) Act 2013 and the School Organisation Code, that the Governing Body of The Bishop of Llandaff Church in Wales High School (herein after “the Governing Body”), having consulted such persons as appeared to them to be appropriate, propose to alter The Bishop of Llandaff Church in Wales High School, Rookwood Close, Llandaff, Cardiff, CF5 2NR to

  • Increase the designated number at The Marion Centre Specialist Resource Base from 42 to 66 places.

It is proposed to implement the proposal from September 2022.

The school is a voluntary aided Church in Wales high school and is currently maintained by Cardiff Council.

A public consultation was undertaken on behalf of the Governing Body before deciding to publish this proposal. A consultation report containing a summary of the issues raised by consultees and the Governing Body’s responses and the views of Estyn on the proposed changes is available to view in the document section below.

The current school capacity is 1085 places including sixth form. The current number of students at the school is 961 (11 - 16) and 286 (Sixth Form).

There are currently 42 places at the Specialist Resource Base. The current number of students at the resource base is 66 and the proposal is to increase the number of places to 66.

There are no plans to change the school policy on the admission of children to school as a result of these proposals.

Admissions to the Specialist Resource Base are managed by the local authority and subject to a statement of Special Educational Needs (SEN) or Individual Development Plan (IDP), as appropriate.

Admissions to the Specialist Resource Base will continue to be separate to admission to the main school and to be in addition to the Published Admission Number (PAN).

Any arrangements for the transport of students will be made in accordance with the Local Authority’s existing policies on school transport.

Within a period of 28-days of the date of publication of these proposals, that is to say by 27th July 2022, any person may object to these proposals.

Objections should be sent to the Chair of Governors, The Bishop of Llandaff Church in Wales High School, Rookwood Close, Llandaff CF5 2NR.

Objections may also be sent to the Chair of Governors using the following email address schoolresponses@cardiff.gov.uk

Please note that any such objection should contain the full name and postal address of the objector.

The Governing Body will publish a summary of any such objections made within the objection period (and not withdrawn in writing), together with its response, within the period of 28-days after the end of the objection period.

Dated this 30th day of June 2022

Kathryn Bates
Chair of Governors
 

EXPLANATORY NOTE
(This does not form part of the Notice but is intended to explain its general meanings)

The Bishop of Llandaff Church in Wales High School is an English-medium voluntary aided high school located in Llandaff.

The school hosts a specialist resource base, The Marion Centre, designated for Autism Spectrum Disorder.

To meet the demand for Specialist Resource Base places for students aged 11 - 19 with Autism Spectrum Disorder it is proposed to increase the designated number at The Marion Centre Specialist Resource Base from 42 to 66 places from September 2022.

The number of students at the base is 66.

It is proposed that the current specialist resource base accommodation would be improved and refurbished, creating additional classrooms and learning spaces.

In addition to the proposed increase in designated places at the specialist resource base for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder at The Marion Centre, further places for students with complex learning needs and autism spectrum disorder have been proposed for a number of schools within the local authority.

Details of these proposals and copies of the statutory notices can be seen at  Additional Learning Needs (ALN) provision (cardiff.gov.uk)