Bryn Elian News

School Garden Update October 2017

blogEntryTopperWe are delighted to have recently been awarded the Royal Horticultural Society's Level 3 Award for a developing school garden!!
The award recognises that :

Our Leadership Team and school community support our gardening project
We have built on our practical skills and can prepare areas ready for planting
We grow a simple range of plants
We encourage wildlife to the garden by providing homes and habitats
We re-use as many things as we can and understand composting.

Many thanks to staff members Ms. Julie Chapman and to Mr. Richard Bysouth for all their hard work and dedication, and of course, to all the pupils and local suppliers who support our garden.

Awards Evening 2017

blogEntryTopperOn the evening of September 12th, we held our 21st Annual Awards Evening which is a special event rewarding pupils for academic success and progress, across all three Key Stages. There are also special awards for Pupil of the Year, Head Girl and Head Boy. Read More…

Ysgol Bryn Elian Celebrate Excellent GCSE Results

blogEntryTopperYsgol Bryn Elian is once again celebrating a superb set of GCSE results, adding to the great success of last week’s ‘A’ level results. This year’s results are the first of the revised GCSE curriculum in Wales, with most qualifications having been taken for the very first time. Read More…

Bryn Elian Celebrate Exceptional 2017 A Level Results

blogEntryTopperOnce again, we are delighted by the outstanding results achieved by our dedicated and hard working pupils with 2017 giving us one of our best Post 16 performance results. All students gained qualifications with a very high percentage of pupils gaining A*/A or equivalent in at least one subject area and approaching a third gaining at least 2 A* or A grades. This stunning figure is matched by the number of pupils who gained 2 or more A levels at grades A*-C, through our academically rigorous curriculum. Yet again, all pupils, without exception, left with qualifications Read More…

TechEx Team at Cardiff Award Ceremony

blogEntryTopperOur young enterprise group, Tech-Ex won the national award for ‘Best Use of ICT and Social Media’ in Cardiff on the 15th June, in the Young Enterprise Wales Company Awards 2017.

The group of Year 12 students have been amazing and have completely exceeded all expectations - they deserve praise and admiration for their talent, skills and enthusiasm!! The students competing in Cardiff were Zoe Boughen, Scott Lawley, Rees Sheldon and Ben Walsh ñ others in the team are Zak Walker, Dorothy Gough and Jack Hughes. Read More…

Bugsy Malone Performance

The Bryn Elian Performing Arts department will be performing Bugsy Malone in the School Theatre on Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th of July from 7.30pm. Tickets cost £5 and are available from Mrs Hildrew.