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Congratulations to all Brecon High School pupils involved with the Westenders Pantomine

By | 2017-01-30T13:46:46+00:00 January 30th, 2017|News|

I am sure many parents will be aware of the excellent Westenders production of Peter Pan, which has recently finished. We would like to congratulate all of the our pupils who were involved with the production as well as all the other cast and crew involved.  It is very pleasing to hear about such a [...]

GCSEPod is here!

By | 2017-01-29T18:13:53+00:00 January 29th, 2017|News|

At the whole school assembly on Friday 27th January the school officially launched GCSEPod to the pupils.  This is an online based resource designed to support pupils both as part of their learning and as a tool to support revision for GCSE.  Whilst it is focused toward Key Stage 4 pupils, it is also available [...]

Careers Wales Presentation for Year 11 pupils and parents

By | 2017-01-18T20:10:27+00:00 January 18th, 2017|News|

Following on from the Post 16 presentations which were held during the Year 11 Parents Evening, Careers Wales have asked the school to promote a presentation designed specifically for Year 11 pupils and parents.  Please follow the the links below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u43q2lilqOM&feature=youtu.be it is also available in Welsh https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S8Ke-LdLsQU&feature=youtu.be

Shakespeare Schools Festival – Read our Appraisal!

By | 2016-12-13T16:41:46+00:00 December 13th, 2016|News|

Following our very successful performance of Macbeth at the Shakespeare School's Festival on the 15th November, the school has now received it's formal appraisal of the performance at Theatr Brycheiniog.  The appraisal has been written by Anja Conti, the SSF stage director.  For those who were in the audience that night, it was a real [...]

Estyn removes Brecon High School from Special Measures

By | 2016-12-08T14:36:58+00:00 December 7th, 2016|News|

As of the 7th December 2016, Brecon High School has been officially removed from Special Measures by Estyn.  As a result of the most recent inspection, which took place between the 8th and 10 November, the school has demonstrated the progress required for the school to be removed from this category and is the culmination [...]

Welsh Schools Cross Country championships – 26 November 2016

By | 2016-12-08T14:36:58+00:00 November 29th, 2016|News, Sports Report|

The Brecon High School Cross Country team members turned out on a bitterly cold day last Saturday for the Welsh Schools championships. The U13 boys turned out on mass and were led home by Patrick Deveny Billinge,with Charlie Harries a couple of places behind him. Issac Pierce, Dafyd Waghorn and Daniel Gilbert all ran well [...]

Success at JKS English Open Karate Championships

By | 2016-11-28T10:19:35+00:00 November 28th, 2016|News, Sports Report|

Congratulations to Nathan Preece who won a Bronze medal in the 12-13 years Kumitae category at the recent English Open Karate championships in Notingham.  Having fought his way through the knock out rounds, Nathan lost a very close semi final bout to the eventual champion, by just 1 point.  Nathan is coached by Matt Stockham [...]

Volunteer Police Cadets pass out

By | 2016-12-08T14:36:58+00:00 November 27th, 2016|News|

In September 2016 the school was pleased to be able to host the first Volunteer Police Cadets programme for this area of Powys. Following an application and selection process 5 pupils from Brecon High School began the programme.  On Monday 21st November, at a ceremony that took place in the Guildhall in Brecon, all 5 [...]