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Such a high standard of clay work in our Y9 transition project! Da iawn E!

£10 attendance Amazon voucher winners for spring half term 2!

Can't wait for this week's housepoint challenge! Its the turn of the staff Lee and Scott from Yellow House to BAKE OFF!

World Book Day 2024! “One book, one pen, one child, one teacher can change the world” Malala

Some Eisteddfod work by KS3 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 and some other fun 🤩

Well done Bradley for winning the £10 amazon voucher for last half term and great start to those with tickets in the draw for this week!

Well done to the 9 pupils who passed their cycling proficiency tests this week. Safety first! 🚲

Brilliant Brazil was an excellent topic 🇧🇷 creative, fun and full of life, sound and colour 🇧🇷

Reward trip to Wales Ape and Monkey Sanctuary- well done everyone who earned their points ✅

Good bye and good luck to Amanda our Assistant EP who is returning to the central service!

Safer Internet Day 2024!

Well done all, a good sum raised for #wearitred for Velindre ❤️

Another positive week! Respectful behaviour and good attendance, da iawn!

We celebrated Santes Dynwen’s Day in assembly ❤️

100% attendance winners (1 ticket in the draw for each full week of attendance every half term) 🎅🏼

Thanks to all who joined us for our Christmas Fete! Lovely to see you all 🎄

KS3 visit St Fagans, the living museum of Welsh history. You have to know the past to understand the present.

Y11 take on Dare Valley Gravity Bike Park Pump Track!

KS4 visit St Fagans Museum of Welsh Life 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

We raised £100 for Children in Need wearing PJs, spots and stripes! #Pudsey #Blush

The winner of the October 100% attendance draw (a ticket for each week of full attendance) was Glanville!

A great time at the spoooky Halloween Disco! 👻 and 🎃 thanks Lisa for the “injuries” and Jess, Lorraine and Amy for for decorating ☠️

Wow! Chef standard effort from R Y11 👩🏼‍🍳 👨🏼‍🍳

Great story writing from Alfie Y10, winning a Headteacher's Award! Using dialogue, wow vocabulary and developing a strong plot.

Well done John on winning the high attendance £10 gift voucher for September!

The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party for Macmillan Coffee Morning!

Make sure you are here for the Mad Hattter's Tea Party 29.09.23 Be there or miss out on all the cakes!

20 pupils were entered into the 100% attendance monthly draw this week! Da iawn, great effort!

Roald Dahl Day 2023, a celebration!

Summer Fete fun in the ☔️

Well done to Sasha, one of our very hard working and talented Learning Support Assistants!

The opening of the new trail in our school meadow area! Well done G and K working with Mr Murphy.

Anyone for tennis? It’s been Wimbledon weather this term 🎾

We’ve been working with Sam @Skateboard Academy developing our skills 🛹

Well this term’s topic is... The (Terrible) Tudors! 👑

Well done Charlotte and Gage winning the 💯 attendance and the be engaged prizes respectively.

End of the half term fun and our coronation “big lunch” 👑

We have so enjoyed the good weather and walks to Aberdare Park!

This week’s good achievements and attendance awards! Well done all ✔️

Our mini coronation street party 👑 🇬🇧 👑 🇬🇧

enlightened Please be aware many of our children and young people don't feel comfortable with their photos being taken and the picture gallery reflects this.

Our final spring term awards!

End of term reward and enrichment trip - Super Bowl time!

What a great Easter Fayre 🐣

This half term the topic is Castles and Culture, today KS3 visited the most famous leaning tower outside Pisa - Caerphilly Castle!

Our “be engaged” winner this week - Mia!

100% attendance raffle tickets for the half termly draw! Well done for this week :)

First winner of the “Be Engaged” gift voucher prize...Kenny!

Solar panel installation week #ecoschool

St David’s Day competitions and fun! Which house won?! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

Everyone enjoyed pancakes as an end of half term treat!

100% attendance draw winners for this half term - cinema tickets and a gift voucher prizes!

Our Fairtrade Assembly ended in the best way, with chocolate 🍫

Honesty - Article #17 you have the right to honest information and you also have a duty to be honest (in person and on line) in our assembly today.

Tree planting with Keep Wales Tidy 🌲 Thanks Jacob 🌳

Disaster has struck in KS3! (don't panic, its only our topic this term!) and some of our other work. Da iawn!

Ty Gwyn celebrated the Year of the Rabbit in our assembly - everyone liked the idea of an envelope full of coins!

Trago Mills Ice Rink Well-being and Reward visit ⛸️🤩

Christmas Fayre fun! 🎅🏼 🎅🏼

Design, build and create #Formula1 Great work H in Y10 🏎️

KS3 Autumn term review, we have had a great time!

Thanks Jason (our site manager) for setting this up for us ⚽️ #WorldCup2022

Thanks Ashley from Barod for the excellent assembly on vaping. You have the right to good health! Article #24 #RRS

The theme of the week is #peace and our Remembrance Assembly is 11.11.22

A sad anniversary marking the loss of the children (and adults) of Pantglas School.

Some great biome building from KS3 on this half term’s topic ✅

Some of our Show Racism the Red Card work, also check out the RRS tab!

Spooky goings on in Art this week 🎃

Exploring Black History Month in assembly and Form Family Time

Celebrating National Poetry Day in KS3 📚

This year, as part of the new curriculum, we have launched Move it Monday! Lots of new and traditional sports and activities to try.

Energy Quest came to visit us and we learned to save on our bills this winter, we should use fruit power! #costoflivingcrisis

A very happy BIG 50 to Mr Murphy, this lovely cake baked by Cameron and Ms Satherley was enjoyed by us all!

Our Y10 Art students off to a great start with their sewing project 🧵

Last day of term Beach Clean, great work all!

Such a great visit from our friends at Astro Cymru...the mysteries of the planets!

Some shots of our lovely school garden ready for our Eco-Schools visit!

Goodbye and Good Luck to (some) of our Y11s! Keep learning - article #29

Platinum Jubilee celebration time 👑

Y10 learning about forces 🎢 I think they are hinting for a visit to Oakwood...

Some great design, coding and building by G Y7! Amazing 🤩

Some detailed drawing in KS3 Art today, great work M!

The right to relax and play! In the sun 😎 Article #31

A great well-being visit to Limitless! Great behaviour and attitude from everyone, especially after a tough week of mock exams for Y11

Fairtrade Fortnight Assembly, the journey of cacao to chocolate 🍫

World Book Day 2022

1st session with Skateboard Academy 🤘🏽

Dydd Gwyl Dewi Hapus!

SNAPS from this week!

Exciting times, looking at the world of work on the A465 Hirwaun 🚧

Some SID 2022 activities! Staying safe has never been more important 💻