Visit of Tristram Hunt MP
Severn Vale was recently visited by Dr Tristam Hunt MP, the Shadow Education Secretary and the Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Gloucester, Sophy Gardner
Severn Vale was recently visited by Dr Tristam Hunt MP, the Shadow Education Secretary and the prospective parliamentary candidate for Gloucester, Sophy Gardner. Dr Hunt who was in the county to speak to trainee teachers at the University of Gloucester called in to the school to discuss ideas with Headteacher Richard Johnson and other members of the staff. Dr Hunt said "Severn Vale is one of the most improved schools in the country and I want to see what we can learn from its success”.
Dr Hunt, a former University lecturer in History at Queen Mary, University of London, visited a GCSE History class and also dropped in on a GCSE Politics class. He was impressed to hear that History is the school’s most popular option subject!