Millais School

In Pursuit of Excellence

Young Enterprise

Welcome to Young Enterprise at Millais School. This is another exciting extra-curricular activity open to Year 10 pupils where you start up and run your own company for a year!

You learn business skills, and work as a team to select and sell your entrepreneurial products both to pupils in school and to the public at Trade Fairs. It gives you a real business experience which is widely valued by interview boards in the world of further education and in the work place. Are you enthusiastic to learn new business skills and willing to work as a key team member?

If so, Young Enterprise is for you! It will involve the following activities:

  • Voting on company positions
  • Doing Market Research
  • Agreeing on a company product
  • Agreeing on a company name
  • Producing a Business Plan
  • Designing the layout of company stand
  • Agreeing on a company outfit
  • Selling in school
  • Selling at the Autumn Trade Fair
  • Selling at the Spring Trade Fair
  • Producing a Company Report & Accounts
  • Competing in the Area Finals at the Virgin Atlantic Training Facility in Crawley
  • Winner goes on to the County Finals
  • Winner goes on to the Regional Finals
  • Winner goes on to the National Finals in London.