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Year 7 group achieve NICAS Climbing Award

Year 7 group achieve NICAS Climbing Award

A huge number of young pupils at Rydal Penrhos have achieved a notable distinction after taking advantage of another of the school’s co-curricular opportunities.

The 22-strong group have been working hard under the guidance of Dr Jim Lewis as part of their NICAS Level One climbing award, which involved a number of different sessions before

After a superb course and successful assessment, Edward Altoft, Martha Hind, Helen Liang, Jonathan Osbourne, Arran Sen, Ada Vonbank, Will Tavernor, Ollie Davies, Eve Durrans Kosi Iwobi, Zac Roberts, Ella James, Emily Jones, Zac Hay, Freddie James, Dylan Lloyd-Bloom, Ariana Milligan, Melissa Voss, George Watkins, Ruby Merrick and Ivo Vonbank all managed to gain their certificates.

Each Year 7 pupil received recognition for their fine achievement at Rydal Penrhos’ End of Term Prizegiving prior to the Easter break, and they now have the option of progressing their development in this specific field with

This is another example of the wealth of different opportunities available throughout the school community, which have been implemented with a view to enhancing the experience of pupils and earn different qualifications in the process.

Deputy Head Tim Cashell, said: “Our current Year 7 group are a fantastic bunch and once again demonstrated their incredible enthusiasm and commitment to achieve success on the course.

“Their passion is matched by Dr Lewis, who continues to be an integral part of life here at Rydal Penrhos and I would like to thank him for his continued efforts.”

A number of other pupils are also set to complete the course pending successful climbs this term.

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