Transport for Children living in Tyla Garw

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We have been informed that the Bailey Bridge between Pontyclun and Tyla Garw will be closed from today for approximately 9 weeks.  The local authority have made arrangements to provide free transport for the duration of the work starting tomorrow September 4th 2018. Home to School Transport have written to parents of pupils living in […]

A summer at Yale University!

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Year 13 pupil Yasmin was lucky enough to attend a summer school at Yale University. Here’s what she had to say. YYGS, or Yale Young Global Scholars in full, can only be summed up as the opportunity of a lifetime. After receiving my acceptance letter and offers of funding from private companies and the Welsh government, […]

Uniform 2018/19

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Uniform for September 2018 Some parents will now start to purchase items for the new term. Please could we remind you that jeggings / leggings are NOT permitted, and that shoes should be smart and either leather or leather effect.  Parents should contact the school if they need anything clarifying before purchasing items which may […]

Dewar Shield Schools Rugby

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5 of our Year 10 lads represented Ponty Schools in the final of the Dewar Shield Schools Rugby at the Millennium Stadium. They came away victorious with a huge 46-7 win against Llanelli Schools. Out of the 8 tries scored, 6 were scored by our boys. Ryan Wilkins scored 3, Iwan Jenkins scored 2 and […]

Aspiring Doctors, Dentists & Vets

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After successfully being selected as a School Ambassador for Medic Mentor ( a mentoring organisation for aspiring Doctors, Dentists & Vets), and attending a conference in London at the start of the year with fellow ambassadors, I had the opportunity to organise a ‘Presidential Visit’. This meant that I could invite a practising doctor into […]

Y PANT PUPILS’ PUBLIC SPEAKING SUCCESS

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Pupils from Y Pant School will be participating in the prestigious English Speaking Union British Finals, to be held at Cambridge University on Saturday April 21st. Following their success in the Welsh finals of the Churchill Public Speaking competition, in Ty Hywel on March 5th, Thomas Hart, Lydia Morgan and Evie Morgan will be representing […]

Education Secretary Meets Pupils

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We were excited to welcome the Education Secretary for Wales, Kirsty Williams, to our school last Monday where she met with some of pupils. It came ahead of her announcing a £3m investment into developing the more able and talented programme to support Wales’ brightest students. Y Pant currently has over a third of its […]

Into the National Finals

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Well done to our Year 10 and 11 Basketball team. They have reached the National Welsh final which will be held on 16th March at the House of Sport in Cardiff. Pob Lwc boys and Da Iawn on your achievements to date!

Weather Update

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The school will be open on Monday 5th March for all pupils. Please take care when entering the site whether by car or on foot as some areas may still not be clear. Staff and pupils are advised to were appropriate footwear. Footwear uniform rules do not need to be adhered to on Monday. However, […]