Yearly Archives: 2017


Year 11 Consultation Evening – Tuesday 16th January 2018

By |2017-12-21T11:33:54+00:00December 21st, 2017|News|

The Year 11 Consultation evening  will be taking place on Tuesday 16th January 2018 between 4pm and 6pm There will be a 15 min presentation at 4pm, 5pm & 6pm regarding entry to the sixth form. We look forward to seeing you on the evening.

School open – 13th December 2017

By |2017-12-13T05:41:38+00:00December 13th, 2017|News|

As there has been some improvement to access to the school overnight, the school will be open on Wednesday 13th December.  The rear of the school is not accessible, so pupils walking to school need to enter the school through the front.  Cars and buses will need to take care as they drive onto the [...]

Update on school open or closed – 13th December

By |2017-12-12T17:25:47+00:00December 12th, 2017|News|

During the day today, we have managed to get onto the site to remove an amount of the lying snow on the road at the front of the school (thanks to Mr Wyatt for his contact).  This has however exposed a lot of packed ice under it.  We were hopefully that a Powys gritter lorry [...]

Incentive trip – 13th December 2017

By |2017-12-12T11:33:16+00:00December 12th, 2017|News|

Provided that the school re-opens on Wednesday 13th December, the incentive trip will be taking place.  Pupils who will be on the trip need to ensure they are prepared for this.  All pupils who are remaining at school need to come in school uniform and be prepared to take part in activities planned in school.  [...]

Carol Service 15th December – cancelled

By |2017-12-12T10:15:24+00:00December 12th, 2017|News|

Dear Parents Many of you will be aware that the school was due to hold it's Carol Service this Friday (15 December) in the Cathedral.  Due to some circumstances that are beyond my control I have had to take the decision to cancel the Service for this year.  The school being closed has also created [...]

School closed – Tuesday 12th December

By |2017-12-11T15:32:35+00:00December 11th, 2017|News|

Due to health and safety concerns in relation to the school site, the school will remain closed on 12th December 2017.  Whilst we are aware that the main roads around Brecon are now passable, the school site has a significant amount of snow on it means vehicles cannot access it safely.  The pedestrian areas on [...]

School Closed – 11th December 2017

By |2017-12-10T15:10:37+00:00December 10th, 2017|News|

Due to the adverse weather conditions and the impact on access to the school site and safety concerns, the school will be closed on 11th December 2017.  The school closure has been posted on the Powys website.  The Council have already decided that there was to be no schools transport on the 11th December.

New School buildings – Planning Permission granted!

By |2017-12-05T12:20:19+00:00December 5th, 2017|News|

We are pleased to announce that planning permission for the new school and the access road was granted this morning at the meeting of the Planning Committee of the Brecon Beacons National Park Authority.  This is a very positive step forward.  Thank you to all those who have supported the application and the positive feedback [...]

Swimming Excellence

By |2017-11-29T12:02:00+00:00November 29th, 2017|Sports Report|

Our students excelled at the Powys school swim gala held in Newton on Friday. Team captain Beth Nelson led the way with four gold medals  and three short course personal best times. Stalwart year 8 students Hannah Marshall and Cerys Beckett picked up four medal s each in their individual races and relays and picked [...]