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Pixl Celebration Event

posted 20 Jul 2018, 02:12 by Karen Bricknell

On Wednesday 18th July, parents and students attended an event to celebrate the 65 students who recently completed the Pixl Edge Programme.

The Pixl Edge Programme gives students the essential skills of employability; giving them ‘the edge’ when applying for jobs and college or university places.

Sandown Bay Academy provided a menu of opportunities for students to get involved in, including the mighty Baylink Olympics. These real life experiences gave them the chance to develop their Pixl skills of:

      Leadership

      Organisation

      Resilience

      Organisation

      Communication

Special guests were in attendance, including Paul Brading, IOW Council cabinet member for children’s Services & Isle of Wight Councillor for Lake South, Debbie Andre, Isle of Wight Councillor Sandown North, Matthew Parker, High Speed Marine Environmental Health and Safety Officer and Rupert Harding, Director, Casper Douglas Group, Spithead Business Centre.

Congratulations to all students who completed the programme. 



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