Welcome to Ysgol Rhosnesni. It has been a very busy term with lots of activities and projects taking place across the school. We have welcomed students from our cluster primary schools to English Master Classes, launched the Arts Council Lead Creative Schools programme, held Mock Interview Day for Year 11 students and students are preparing for our school trip to Berlin on February 16th and our trip to Iceland in April.
Our Year 11 Parent Consultation Evening is on Wednesday 15th February between 4.00pm and 7.00pm. We look forward to seeing parents and guardians at this important evening to discuss the progress and achievement of Year 11 students.
After a very busy half term we will be closing for the half term holiday on Friday 17th February at 3.00pm and re-open on Monday 27th February.
There will be a Maths Half Term School on Tuesday 21st February between 9.00am – 1.00pm. Every Year 11 student is encouraged to attend the Maths workshops. Details have been sent home.
At Ysgol Rhosnesni High School we are proud of the achievements of our students in a wide range of fields both academic and enrichment, and we believe in high standards and expectations. We believe that we can make a positive difference to the future life-chances of each and every young person.
We believe in working together with our students to develop their future roles as ambassadors of learning, citizens and workers and aim to equip them with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding they will need for future adult life.
During Year 7 all pupils will be given the opportunities to reach an average of Level 4. By the end of the year, they should aim to understand and use short passages of French with basic vocabulary from several topic areas including school, hobbies and personal information, verbs mainly in the present tense and some basic grammatical concepts.
During Year 8 pupils will be given opportunities to reach an average of Level 5. By the end of the year pupils should understand and use longer passages of French. The work will include vocabulary from several topic areas including leisure, daily routine and places in town, more emphasis on detail and more than one tense. Pupils should display a growing awareness of grammatical points and structures, good pronunciation and should be able to work increasingly from memory.
During Year 9 pupils will be given opportunities to reach an average of Level 6. Pupils should understand and use detailed passages of mixed topic areas of at least 2 tenses. They should be aware of grammatical rules and use reference materials confidently. They should speak with good pronunciation and accent and read aloud confidently.