Escape Rooms – Finding Sherlock

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As part of a team building exercise, myself and the other members of the Senior Prefect Team ventured to Cardiff on the 25th October, to experience the Escape Rooms for ourselves. We were split into two teams of 6 and completed two rooms, one of which was called ‘Z’ and the other was called ‘Finding […]

Pupil of the Month – October 2018

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Year 7: Eve Hutchings – Eve has shown outstanding effort in all her subjects this term. Year 8: Sophie Hankins – Sophie had been selected for the Welsh National Optimist Squad, as well as the GBR Girls National Squad. Year 9: Caitlin Richards – Caitlin has represented the school in an open evening and shown outstanding effort in all subjects […]

Pupils of the Month – September 2018

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Year 7: Regan Halse – has shown resilience, effort, maturity and respect for pupils and staff. Year 8: Aelwen Pendragon – Aelwen has shown selfless behaviour in helping a fellow student in registration every morning. Year 9: Ffion James – Ffion has had outstanding sporting success by winning gold and silver medals in a swimming competition. Year 10: Mattia Mormile – Mattia has Shown outstanding […]

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 […]