Please see attached information regarding the Gym and Dance Evening taking place Thursday 21st February.
Y7 Art Project
Year 7 have been exploring the work of Jasper Johns (born May 15, 1930) who is an American painter, sculptor and printmaker whose work is associated with abstract expressionism and pop art. We have looked in depth at his work 0 through 9 to understand how the things we take f... Read More
As part of our ongoing commitment to prepare our students for lifelong learning, we were pleased to welcome Barclays Bank to St Cenydd on Tuesday 5 February. ‘Barclays in the Community’ is an outreach programme which aims to help students understand the economic and ethical consequ... Read More
Pupil Senedd visit to Y Senedd in Cardiff
On Tuesday the 29th of January St Cenydd Pupil Senedd members went to Y Senedd in Cardiff Bay. This was an educational visit to see how the real Welsh Assembly functions and operates.
We left school at 11:10 am on a bus that took us to Cardiff Bay. Once we had arrived, we ate our lunch in the Mil... Read More
Cyber Security Girls Competition
A massive congratulations to the girls from 8 1 1 who have been competing in a Cyber Security Competition which aims to encourage more girls to consider careers in Cyber Security. The competition is overseen by GCHQ, the Government's Communication Headquarters.
The girls have been working in... Read More
Congratulations to the following girls who have secured a place in the South East Wales Netball Talent centre:
Nia Fishlock - U21's
Ella Denton - U17's
Maeghan Nelmes - U17's
Maddie Nelmes - U17's
Lola Parfitt - U17's
Ella Denton has also received a call back fo... Read More
Year 10 Art go POP!
Year 10 GCSE Art are currently exploring the bold and media driven world of the Pop Art movement. They are drawing their inspiration from the high-impact, iconic images of Roy Lichtenstein and transferring the images from paint into textiles. A great week of workshops has been had by all!
‘A group of KS4 pupils visited the Urdd camp in Glanllyn near Bala over the weekend. They enjoyed two days of activities such as canoeing, tackling high ropes, raft building, climbing and bowling. Pupils were also able to hear and practise Welsh in a Welsh speaking environment... Read More
8 2 4 Batik Lesson
The art rooms have been awash with colour and creative experimentation this week as 8 2 4 have been experimenting with a new technique called Batik. They have been using hot melted wax from a batik kettle and tjanting tools to draw with to experiment with creating bold patterns and mark... Read More
Asda , Caerphilly, Green Token Scheme
St Cenydd Community School has been given a wonderful opportunity to raise funds by being a participant in the Green Token Initiative during the first three months of 2019 in Asda, Caerphilly. St Cenydd Community School will raise some funds for being one of the three choices in this scheme but we w... Read More
“Digital art is a term used to describe art that is made or presented using digital technology.” www.tate.org.uk
Not since the advent of the camera has something come along to change the very fabric of art making possibilities on such a grand scale as digital art.
Digital art can b... Read More
The annual staff panto was a huge success once again. Jack and the Beanstalk as it has never been told before. Thank you to all the staff who were involved and made the end of term so special.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all at St Cenydd!