One of the St Swithun’s Young Enterprise teams, Magnet, achieved second place in the regional business plan competition. The region consists of central and south Hampshire (Winchester, Southampton, Portsmouth and Petersfield). Magnet competed against 20 other teams.
Magnet Young Enterprise are predominantly an events company, holding discos between single-sex schools for pupils, 11-13 years, allowing them to integrate and socialise by providing a fun atmosphere. They have also been selling sweatshirts created to contribute towards the company budget and subsequent events.
Magnet directors are: Ella Jonas L6, Georgie Cave L6, Anya Jackson L6, Ella Donaldson L6, Izzy Arquier L6, Isabelle McGill U5, Emma Harrison U5, Ophelia Winyard U5 and Susannah Wakefield L6.
Both St Swithun’s Young Enterprise teams will attend the area Young Enterprise final on 20th March.