Bishop Fox’s hosted a Business and Enterprise Masterclass for 5 primary schools. The Masterclass was supported by Taunton Chamber of Commerce and Young Enterprise, the Masterclass was also supported by Bishop Fox Business and Enterprise students. The Year 5 students were given a challenge to design a new green space for the school and looked at aspects of design and cost. The students created a pitch and gave a presentation to a judging panel and parents. Nigel pearce, member of Taunton Chamber of Commerce said ‘I was amazed at the confidence of the young people’ Sanchia Jones from young Enterprise added ‘ it is great to see such great ideas developed by the students, their ideas would be an asset in any business’. Steve Summerill, Deputy Head who helped co-ordinate the event said ‘it as our pleasure to host the event, our Year 7 students had the opportunity to take on leadership roles which is important for their development’.
Pictures – winning teams St Georges and Thurlbeare – with Bishop Fox team leaders and business mentors.