Goodman Charity

Ynyr Jones, Dylan Burkey, Angharad Huw and Sion Edwards – are 4 of our year 13 students at Ysgol Brynhyfryd 6th Form who received a financial contribution from the Goodmans and Ruthin Charities whilst in year 12 last year. Ynyr was able to use his funds to travel to Patagonia to promote the Welsh language…

Welsh Baccalaureate

It was a busy day for our Year 10 students – as part of their Welsh Baccalaureate exam, they were required to devise businesses as teams and ‘pitch’ their enterprises to a panel of ‘Dragon’s Den’ style judges. We were most impressed with the standard and are proud of how maturely they presented themselves –…

Ben Muskett Scholarship

Cerys Edwards, a student at Canolfan Gerdd William Mathias (Ruthin branch), has been awarded this year’s scholarship from CGWM in memory of Ben Muskett. Cerys, who’s 16 years old, studies the piano with Teleri-Siân. Cerys said, “It was a surprise to hear that I had won the Ben Muskett Scholarship. I had just performed in…

Phoenix Project

The Phoenix Project is a Fire and Rescue initiative aimed at young people aged 13 – 17. The project runs five day courses across North Wales designed to assist in redirecting the energy of youngsters towards productive and worthwhile activities that will assist in the integration of the individuals with their peers and their communities….

Maths Challenge

An exciting Maths Challenge was organised by GwE which is the fully bilingual school effectiveness and improvement service for North Wales. It works alongside and on behalf of the Local Authorities of Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Wrexham and Anglesey to develop excellent schools across the region. Eight of our year 10 students took part in…