16Oct 2017

After completing the three sections of physical, skills and volunteering, we prepared for our final expedition. We first completed a training event and a practice expedition. The training involved us learning how to do basic map reading, alongside a teacher for one day and one night. The practice involved the group walking for two days […]

16Oct 2017

From the 21st to the 24th of September, twelve students completed a four day expedition for their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. Over this period, the pupils would have to be self-sufficient, carrying all of their food, drink, shelter and other supplies without any outside help. Combined with the mountainous Brecon landscape, this was inevitably […]

13Oct 2017

October 2017 Dear Parent/Carer, We hope that your child has settled well into Brynteg and is enjoying the wide range of learning opportunities that Brynteg has to offer. Feedback from parents has been very positive in terms of the transition arrangements and this has certainly helped in ensuring that pupils settle more quickly and smoothly […]

12Oct 2017

We were delighted to welcome so many people from the local community to our school on September 28th for Brynteg’s annual open evening. We had visitors from across Bridgend, but it was particularly pleasing for us to be able to welcome so many parents, carers and students from our cluster primary schools. There was so […]

03Oct 2017

On Friday 29th September Brynteg school hosted a Macmillan Coffee Morning during break time. The event was organised by the sixth form and they did a fantastic job at co-ordinating the event across the school. Pupils and staff could choose from an array of cake donations and the event proved very popular. A huge thank you […]

03Oct 2017

Brynteg have continued to forge strong links with the Oxplore website – the home of Big Questions.   In the summer term, year 9 pupils and Debating Club members evaluated the Oxplore site and provided suggestions for improvement. Feedback from the pupils was comprehensive and informative and the Oxplore team were impressed with their ideas and knowledge […]