@Bishop_Llandaff

11:39 AM - 30 Jun 2022

A reminder that our next Head of School's Open Door session will be held on Monday 4th July 2022 from 4.30pm-6.30pm

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1542075857577066497

10:21 AM - 29 Jun 2022

We have been made aware by Transport for Wales of further changes to services from 2nd July 2022 on the Cardiff Central to Radyr via City line. https://t.co/5PYq6bVJxW

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1540441485270831105

22:07 PM - 24 Jun 2022

Retweetd From Welsh Government Education

Funding to buy school uniform, equipment, sports kit, kit for activities outside of school is now available for eligible learners. Apply before 30 June this year to receive this grant. Contact your local authority for further information. https://t.co/oN6ULc82OT https://t.co/taX9jrurt2

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1540032376537063424

19:01 PM - 23 Jun 2022

Retweetd From BOLHS_6Form

An amazing day for some of our Year 12 students! êrydyfodol https://t.co/tjrWtXAOsB

11:40 AM - 23 Jun 2022

A reminder that tomorrow, Friday 24th June 2022 and Monday 27th June 2022 are INSET days, meaning the school will be closed to students, with the exception of those completing examinations

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1539591355407687688

13:49 PM - 22 Jun 2022

Retweetd From BOLHS Science dept

Cross curricular challenge day is underway! Year 9 are building their water towers. 1m high to hold 5kg. Made possible by and . Plenty of skilled students on show! https://t.co/oyQCfKZV7x

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1539297008816635904

18:19 PM - 21 Jun 2022

Retweetd From Cardiff Met Schools & Colleges Liaison Team

Congrats to students from and who 'graduated' from our first yesterday🥳🥳 We had a brilliant day welcoming you to our campuses, and hope you enjoyed your day in the life of a Uni student! https://t.co/a4IvGAFegS

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1539185627442421761

10:57 AM - 21 Jun 2022

Congratulations to our new student leaders for academic year 2022-23: Savannah (President); Millie (Vice-President); Joshua (Learning); Elizabeth (Charity); Megan (Spirituality); and Evan (Wellbeing) https://t.co/golYcxrn55

13:31 PM - 17 Jun 2022

Our next civvies day will be on Thursday 23rd June 2022 in aid of . Students are encouraged to wear their favourite football shirt and bring a donation of £1. We thank you in advance for your continued support

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1537388390445883394

11:55 AM - 16 Jun 2022

We have been informed by of disruption to services due to strike action on Tuesday 21st, Thursday 23rd and Saturday 25th June. Majority of services across the Wales and Borders network will be suspended. Further information is available via https://t.co/BZLQRRJkGF https://t.co/nM9W9Ie6aK

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)