Our CAS group, Share and Care came about when students Marc, Jan, Shudath and Marius, noticed the growing number of homeless people in Oxford. What started off as the students independently buying food for the homeless on the street, has become an organised initiative...
Creativity Activity Service (CAS)
Creativity, Activity and Service (CAS) is an integral part of the Pre-IB programme and the International Baccalaureate Diploma. It provides an excellent framework to stimulate personal growth and develop the whole person through new experiences. The benefits include:
- having fun, making friends and developing new skills
- working collaboratively to solve problems
- enhancing language and communication abilities
- evolving as a person through innovative experiences
- engaging and interacting with different cultures
- improving life conditions in a range of communities
Develop new skills through our wide range of CAS activities
We offer over 50 Creativity, Activity, and Service (CAS) experiences a week. You can create your own CAS programme by selecting up to 3 per term. Our experiences may vary each term, but could include the following:
Our CAS programme encourages open-mindedness and personal growth
As a Pre-IB and IB student (year 1), you will complete a CAS project as part of your studies. This encourages you to reflect on your experiences and explore how you have met the skills and attributes of the IB learner profile. The CAS project challenges you to show initiative, problem solve, demonstrate perseverance, and develop skills in cooperation and teamwork. It also encourages you to become open-minded and self-aware, through your engagement in globally significant issues.
Pre-IB work-related learning day Our Pre-IB work-related learning day takes place once a year and aims to promote key employability skills such as creativity, communication, presentation, teamwork, organisation and initiative. This year our Pre-IB students took part...
To ensure all students make the maximum progress whilst remote learning, Vice-Principal Academic, Alastair Summers offers some useful tips for approaching lessons from behind the computer screen. Maintain routine It’s important to get up and...
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