Latest events

Friday 2nd March

School is open as normal to all students and we will monitor the situation throughout the day.  Please take care on the roads and pavements surrounding the school as there is lots of ice.  For the safety of our staff and students please drop students outside the school gates wherever possible. 

If at any stage a decision is made to close the school the information will be put onto the WCBC School information pages by the Headteacher as soon as the school site has been inspected and information is available –

If anything changes parents will be kept up to date throughout the day via text updates and information will be made available on the schools Twitter account and the school website. 

We politely ask that you please check for online updates before calling the school directly for information.

Thank you for your support.

Miss V Brown, Deputy Headteacher


Appointment of Headteacher – 26th January 2018

The Governing Body are pleased to confirm the appointment of  Mr Andrew Brant the new Headteacher at Ysgol Rhosnesni.  Mr Brant will be joining us in the Summer Term from City Academy in Birmingham and we look forward to welcoming him to Ysgol Rhosnesni.  Please see letter below being sent home with all students this afternoon.

Headteacher Appointment Letter










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.


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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