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 Welcome to Ysgol Rhosnesni 

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Thank you for taking the time to consider Ysgol Rhosnesni as your school of choice. Our Open Day and Open Evening has taken place this term. However, if you are interested in visiting our school and talking to us about  becoming a student and part of our school community, please contact us to arrange an appointment. We look forward to seeing you.

Change to Published School Training Day

Please note that the training day in the September term is now on Friday 27th October and NOT on Monday 6th November as previously advised.  Apologies for any confusion.

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School Holiday Dates 2017-18

Our Ethos

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.

Geography

Year 7

In studying MAP SKILLS & ATLAS SKILLS your child has been taught to:

  • Use an extended geographical vocabulary to explain patterns and relationships
  • Use maps and plans at a variety of scales as well as globes and atlases

In studying SETTLEMENTS your child has been taught to:

  • Identify reasons for the location, growth and function of different settlements

In studying Wales your child has been taught to :

  • Appreciate where Wales is in relation to other places, it’s population, jobs, tourism and development.

 

Year 8

Managing Environments, Crime, Hazards

In studying Managing Environments your child has been taught to:-

  • recognise the importance of protecting our World.

In studying Crime your child has been taught to:-

  • describe and explain where crimes occur, and the links between social indicators and crime.

In studying Hazards your child has been taught to:-

  • investigate where earthquakes occur, and their impact upon us.

Year 9

In year 9 pupils are encouraged to write more extensively in Geography, drawing on the skills acquired in years 7 and 8. The topics covered so far this year are population and development. Pupils complete a number of levelled assessed tasks and are encouraged to give views and opinions. Mid-year the pupils will study the GCSE module about globalisation.

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