How is LHS supporting the school community through the cost of living crisis?

9 November 2023

The cost of living crisis is currently having a huge impact on families in Wales. Public Health Wales data shows that 80% of residents are ‘very worried’ or ‘somewhat worried’ about the cost of living for winter 2023, with a quarter of respondents saying that rising costs were causing them substantial stress and anxiety. So […]

Llanishen High School invests over £300,000 to improve school facilities

25 October 2023

Llanishen High School has this week announced a significant investment in its school facilities to help students get the most from their studies as part of the Curriculum for Wales.  A community-led high school based in the heart of Cardiff, Llanishen High School has invested over £300,000 over the last 18 months through a series […]

The GCSE waiting game: look after your well-being while waiting for your results

2 August 2023

You’ve worked hard, put everything you have into your exams, and now it’s time to sit back, take a deep breath, and wait for the results. Easier said than done, we know. But especially as these next few weeks will likely be a rollercoaster of emotions, it’s more important than ever to take care of […]

Llanishen High School opens its doors for a special community event

14 July 2023

Llanishen High School opened its doors this week to members of the community for a unique evening of food, drink, and entertainment courtesy of its students. With attendees including the Lord Mayor of Cardiff Councillor Bablin Molik, the director and assistant director of education for Cardiff Council and more in attendance, members of the community […]

Llanishen High School takes on Half Marathon challenge for City Hospice

6 July 2023

Llanishen High School has signed up for the Principality Building Society Cardiff Half Marathon this October to raise essential funds for City Hospice.  Established in 1984, City Hospice is a registered charity which offers palliative care in the community for people with life-limiting conditions, as well as offering support to their families.  With 18 individuals […]

Navigating Life After Sixth Form

16 June 2023

Finishing Sixth Form is an exciting time in any young person’s life, as it marks the beginning of new possibilities and opportunities. Whether you’re considering university, finding a job, or exploring apprenticeship options, this blog aims to provide you with a helpful guide on what to do after completing these key two years. Let’s delve […]

Take Five – GCSE revision guide

6 June 2023

If you’re working towards your GCSEs, it’s completely normal to feel a bit nervous about what’s around the corner. After all, this is likely the first time in your life you’ll ever have had to take formal exams and preparing for them might feel a little overwhelming. The good news is, that with a little […]

LHS GCSE – All You Need To Know  

28 April 2023

Choosing your GCSE options in year 8 may seem overwhelming. However, it also signifies an exciting time in your life where you get to choose what you’d like to study for the first time! Taking the first steps towards shaping your future and being able to focus on what really inspires you. If you’re not […]

What you should consider before choosing a Sixth Form

16 November 2022

Having to think about your future before you’ve even finished your GCSEs can seem pretty daunting. Yet, it’s also a hugely exciting time and you’re firmly in the driving seat when it comes to the decision-making process. We know that for some, the desire will to go straight into work will be strong but for […]

Moving on up – Help your child transition from Year 6 to Year 7

12 October 2022

Transitioning from primary to secondary school can be quite daunting for children. It’s a big life change not only to their learning environment but their overall experience of school. For some, we know it can be uncomfortable and a bit of a shock to the system. For others, it’s something to look forward to. But […]