Latest events

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, welcomed many visitors to our school and students have visited Berlin in February and our trip to Iceland takes place in April was a great success.

After a very busy start to the summer half term we will be closing for the May half term holidays on Friday 26th May at 3.00pm and re-opening on Monday June 5th. A whole school newsletter from the Headteacher will be issued on 24th May. 

There will be a programme of Half Term Revision School sessions. Details have been sent home. Please see the attached GCSE Summer Examinations timetable below:

EXAMINATIONS SUMMER 2017

For information on the opportunity for Airbus Engineering Workshops, please click here Airbus Saturdays Summer Programme

Finally, we would like to welcome all of the students who will be joining us in September to become part of the Rhosnesni Family. For more details about joining Ysgol Rhosnesni, contact Mr Harrison, Headteacher or Mrs Hughes, Transition Co-ordinator.

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.

History

Year 7

Wales and Britain in the Medieval World. Pupils study some of the major political, social and religious changes from the Middle Ages including the Battle of Hastings, the development of castles and the Black Death.

Year 8

Wales and Britain in the Early Modern World 1500-1700. Pupils study some of the major political, social and religious changes which have shaped the history of Wales and Britain, including the life and times of Henry VIII and the Tudors, the Armada, the Gunpowder Plot, religious problems (Catholic and Protestant).

Year 9

Wales and Britain in the Industrial World: Pupils have studied some of the social, economic and technological changes that took place between 1750 and 1900, including the development of factories; inventors and inventions; the growth of population; and changes in population and transport. Conflict in the 20th century individuals and events have shaped our world today. 20th century (The Great War 1914-1918); how some 20th century individuals and events have shaped our world today.

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