Easter Holiday - Monday 10th - Friday 21st April. All pupils back in school on Monday 24th April.

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Welcome to Ysgol Bryn Elian

We are a well-ordered successful and happy foundation school, located on a spacious site with excellent facilities. The school's beautiful coastal location provides a quiet and attractive setting for the students to enjoy the full range of our amenities.

We have long been recognised for the care and individual attention given to our children. Having 900 pupils across the age range of 11 to 18, we are a medium sized comprehensive school in comparison to some other secondary schools which gives us the advantage of knowing our children well and being able to help them become successful members of this and the wider community. Our children talk fondly of the teachers here and the quality of care that they receive. They have a real sense of pride in being associated with Bryn Elian because we all see ourselves as a family school.

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Further information about Bryn Elian can be found in our prospectus along with our extensive range of courses in our school prospectus and sixth form prospectus

Parent Letters

Download the latest letters, newsletters and other important school information for parents here

School Curriculum

The school offers a wide range of curriculm courses. For more detailed information on each subject view our curriculum options here


All pupils are expected to wear the school uniform correctly. By wearing the uniform a pupil is endorsing his or her pride in being a member of Ysgol Bryn Elian. More information about Bryn Elian's school uniform code can be found here

School Contacts

If you need to contact a certain member of staff please find a list of useful school contacts here


WisePay offers a secure, convenient means of payment for many school services including daily school dinners, school trips or events and music tuition. Access the WisePay online payment portal

News & Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

  • HPV Immunisations Thursday March 9th

  • Year 8 Parents’ Evening Thursday March 16th

  • Year 9 Immunisations Thursday March 30th

  • D of E Silver practice expedition March 30th - April 1st

  • Year 11 Immunisations Thursday April 6th

  • Easter Break - April 10th - 21st PUPILS BACK IN SCHOOL MONDAY 24TH APRIL

  • D of E Bronze practice expedition 1 - 28th - 29th April

  • May day bank holday May 1st - SCHOOL CLOSED FOR ALL PUPILS

  • D of E Bronze practice expedition 2 - 5th - 6th May

Latest News

Careers Reward for Bryn Elian

The accolade, which recognises a commitment to continuous quality improvement within an educational institution, was awarded to Ysgol Bryn Elian for its dedication and enthusiasm in preparing and supporting young people entering the world of work or continuing in education…

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Junior Boxing Success for Pupil

Cieran Williams is making a big name for himself in the world of junior boxing! Cieran won the Welsh Open Championship at the beginning of March, following on strongly from his win at the Novice Championships a few months previously. In all, He has had 9 fights and won them all...

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School Garden Re-generation

Ms Julie Chapman, school cover supervisor and a number of Year 8 pupils are busy re-generating the school pond, which has sadly been neglected for a while. Keep checking in for updates on their progress...

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Education Secretary Visits Bryn Elian

Ysgol Bryn Elian staff and students were delighted to welcome Cabinet Secretary for Education Kirsty Williams to the school on Monday 21st November 2016…

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About our School

  • large attractive campus on the edge of open fields
  • Fully equipped theatre for large scale productions
  • Each classroom equipped with interactive white board and data projector
  • Music suite with up to date technology
  • Dedicated learning support area
  • Full SENCO support
  • 4 fully equipped ICT rooms
  • Fully equipped 3D learning suite
  • Well equipped science laboratories
  • All-weather sports pitch and tennis courts

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