Active Marc Cymru


ActiveMarc Cymru is awarded to schools that can demonstrate a commitment to developing high quality PE and School Sport. It focuses on the quality of provision and high standards achieved in the school.

Wales Quality Award Overall Winner


This Award recognises excellence in the school across nine different criteria measured against the European Quality model. Winners are regarded as being outstanding in their field and when measured against other submissions from outside education.

Careers Wales


The Careers Wales Mark: Continuous Quality Improvement accredits establishments that have demonstrated they have active procedures in place to ensure a continuous improvement in outcomes for learners.


Healthy Schools


A health promoting school is one which actively promotes and protects the physical, mental and social health and well-being of its community through positive action by such means as policy, strategic planning and staff development.

Teaching Award


The Teaching Awards were established in 1999 by David, Lord Puttnam CBE, as a means of recognising and celebrating excellence in education. The Awards honour outstanding teachers and teaching and highlight just how vital success in education is to the health and wealth of the UK.


Investors in People Gold Award


Ysgol Bryn Elian now joins the top 2% of organisations across the UK who have achieved the GOLD standard. This standard is only given to organisations who can demonstrate excellence in developing and supporting their staff.The School needed to meet more than 165 evidence requirements standards that included commitment to core values, personal development and social responsibility.