LGS/St Mary’s Partnership

Partner: St Mary’s Catholic Primary School
Partner type: Community Group
Project category: Volunteering

Every academic year, approximately 4 Y12 students volunteer on Thursday afternoons, helping either small groups of primary pupils or individual pupils to further their academic progress and sporting skills.

Aims of the project

To foster and maintain close community relations and enable the primary pupils to further their achievement. Furthermore, to allow the Y12 pupils to gain valuable interpersonal and leadership skills.

Background and goals

The project started in September 2017

Resources

Each volunteer student is placed under the guidance of a teacher from the primary school.

Pupil involvement

The pupils (mixed) are from a range of year groups.

Frequency and duration

The project runs every year.