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Junior Dragons' Apprentice Challenge 2017/18

DAC Logo Junior RGB genericThis year's Junior Dragons’ Apprentice Challenge has been launched in 13 schools across Broxbourne and East Herts. This is a six-week challenge working with local primary school teams to offer a springboard into the world of business for students in years 5 and 6. Teams are tasked with investing £50 into their very own business aiming to turn the investment into as much profit as possible for their charity partners.

Some of the schools taking part inlcude Churchfield CE Academy, Holdbrook Primary School, Holy Trinity CE Primary School, Ralph Sadlier School and Watton-at-stone Primary School. A number of local charity/community organisations have been partnered with the schools including Breathe Easy, CHIPS, Crest of a Wave, Local Social CIC, Teens Unite Fighting Cancer and the Zoological Society of Hertfordshire (PWF).

The Junior Dragons' Apprentice Challenge launched in Broxbourne in 2014 and this is the second year it will be running in East Herts. The competition is a spin-off of the Dragons' Apprentice Challenge for Year 12 students.

View a short video of the dramatic boardroom scenes from past competitions.