Builth Bulletin - 7

Welcome

This has been another busy week at the end of a very busy year! We would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents and carers for their support and to wish our pupils a safe and relaxing summer holiday.

 

General Announcements

 

A/AS level results

These will be available in the school library from 9am on Thursday 18th August. 

 

GCSE results

These will be available in the school library from 9am on Thursday 25th August.

 

Interpreting National Reading and Numeracy test results

Dysg have produced a video to talk parents and carers through the National Reading and Numeracy Test reports

 

How was school today? Parents’ and carers’ guide to secondary school for children ages 11-14

Copies of the updated guide have now been sent to Primary Schools for learners in Year 6 to hand out to parents and carers prior to them leaving at the end of term.

You can view the page on the Welsh Government website here and if you haven't received a copy click here.

 

Secondary Reorganisation

The latest newsletter about the reorganisation of schools in Powys is out with a timeline for consultation meetings. Click here to view it.

 

Primary School Gymnastics

On Monday 11th July, Mrs Williams led a gymnastics day at Llanelwedd Church in Wales School. 

 

Year 11 Prom Photos

Here's the link to the year 11 prom photos. You can download them and print them yourself, or you can order edited copies for £6.50 if you search "eye do photography" on Facebook. 

https://www.flickr.com/gp/98762045@N05/n47uD8

 

 

Pupil Success

 

Equestrian

Congratulations to Charlotte Nixon who won the intermediate Showjumping (1m to 1.15m) and will go to the National Championships at Cholmondley Castle in August. She jumped 2 clear rounds and is delighted.

 

Cricket

The combined Year 7 & 8 cricket team has been in action playing matches against Gwernyfed and Brecon High Schools. Unfortunately on both occasions they were narrowly defeated.

 

Science Day

Year 7 pupils participated in an excellent Science Day organised by the Institute of Physics during which they had to build bridges and towers out of coffee stirrers.

 

Forthcoming Events