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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.

Welsh

Welsh Short Course Year 10

In order to obtain the GCSE Short Course qualification in Welsh, pupils must now complete two units. Unit 1 – Controlled Assessments and Unit 2 – Reading and Writing Examination).

In Year 10, pupils have been preparing for and completing the tasks in Unit 1, these include;

• An individual presentation (oral task)

• A group discussion (oral task)

• A written task

 

Year 10 Full Course

Unit 1 (25%) – Reading and Writing Exam

Pupils concentrate on revision of topics required for the examination and development of

exam technique and skills with a focus on past exam questions.

Unit 2 (25%)

Pupils also complete part of the controlled assessment task in the first term;

Individual Presentation (10%)

 

Welsh Short Course Year 11

The Short Course is assessed on two levels;

– Higher (A*- D)

– Foundation (C – G)

The course assessment consists of a Listening Exam, Reading and Writing Exam, Speaking

Exam and 3 pieces of Written and Spoken Coursework which counts towards 40% of the final grade.

 

Welsh GCSE Year 11

Unit 2 (25%)

Pupils complete the remaining controlled assessment tasks.

Group Oral Task (10%)

Writing Task (5%)

Unit 3 (25%) Oral Examinations

Unit 4 (25%) Reading and Writing examination

Pupils concentrate on coverage of topics for this unit including;

• Smoking , Drugs and Alcohol

• Keeping fit and Eating healthily

• The Environment

• Celebrating

• Family and Friends

• The Home

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