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Cable Street Connections

Performing arts students took a trip to Aberystwyth University to perform at the Connections festival…

Posted 17 May 2022
Qualified to Ride

Year 9 student Maddison has recently gained a Royal International Horse Show Qualification with… 

A Trip to TAPE

Year 10 Film Studies students spent a morning at TAPE Community Music and Film, a charity that offers…

Posted 13 May 2022
Under the Sails

Year 7 students took some time out of the classroom today to enjoy the warmer weather…

Posted 5 May 2022
Eco Council Gains Award

Eco Council members have earnt the John Muir Award for planting native Rowan trees and…

Posted 3 May 2022
Swimming in Success

Four students recently attended and competed in the National Swimming Championships held in Swansea….

Posted 29 April 2022
Y Copa Mural

The library has been given a new name ‘Y Copa’, meaning the summit…

Posted 26 April 2022
Sponsored Walk for Ukraine

Some intrepid explorers in year 7 took on a 10 mile challenge to raise money for the people of Ukraine. 

Crystal Stars on Sky

A film crew recently came into school to record Crystal, one of our year 11 students for a Sky mini documentary…

Posted 4 April 2022
Crossing the Bridge for Welsh Language Awards

More departments have been assessed on their use of the Welsh language in classrooms and have successfully met the targets for the Croesi’r Bont i Wobr Efydd award…

Posted 31 March 2022
Examinations Support

On Friday 25th March we hosted a revision day for students in Year 11 followed by an after-school support and information session for their parents…

Posted 30 March 2022
Fundraising for the Ukraine

A huge “THANK YOU” to everyone who has donated to our Ukraine Appeal. Our students have been working hard organising events to raise money for the people of Ukraine…

Posted 25 March 2022
Congratulations to the Art Department

Congratulations to the Art Department on their progress with tthe ‘Croesi’r Bont i Wobr Efydd’ award…

Posted 23 March 2022
Alfie is a Cross Country Success

Congratulations to Alfie in year 8 on his recent win in the North Wales Cross Country Championships…

Posted 17 March 2022
Human Nurture

Ysgol Aberconwy’s Year 9 students attended a performance of Human Nurture last Wednesday…

Posted 15 March 2022
Cable Street

Students in Years 10, 11, 12 and 13 performed Cable Street to captivated audiences last week…

Luke is Boxing for Wales

Year 11 student, Luke has been selection to the Welsh National Boxing team again…

Posted 8 March 2022
World Book Day

Students and staff had a wonderful time celebrating the 25th anniversary of World book day…

Posted 3 March 2022
Celebrating Chinese New Year

On Tuesday 1 February, pupils were invited to celebrate the lunar new year with Cardiff Confucius Institute…

Posted 4 February 2022
Learning at the Conwy Culture Centre

Year 10 and 11 students, studying GCSE Health and Social Care, and Childcare recently visited the library at the Conwy Culture Centre….

Lucian to Play Hockey for Wales

We would like to congratulate Lucian, in year 9, who has been selected to play hockey for the U16 Welsh National team…. 

Posted 28 January 2022
Eco Council Students receive their John Muir Awards

Senior School Eco Council members were recently presented with their John Muir Awards following a 2 day stay at Bod Silyn cottage….

Posted 30 November 2021
Art at the Royal Cambrian Academy Gallery

Art students visited the Royal Cambrian Academy Gallery in Conwy where they gained some inspiration from the recent exhibition called ‘Art of Perseverance’…

Posted 29 November 2021
SEREN Goal Mapping Event

Our year 9 Seren students were given the opportunity to attend the first SEREN session of the year which looked at ‘Goal Mapping’…

Posted 25 November 2021
Children in Need Fundraising Success

A huge thank you to everyone that helped us to raise a school record for Children in Need, a total in excess of £3000 through a variety of events including fancy dress, delicious bake sales, readathons and marathons!

Posted 22 November 2021
Aberconwy Allies Create Documentary Film

At the start of the year, students in Year 9 were given the opportunity to take part in a project to help promote acceptance and inclusion, and to start to embed equality into the curriculum…

Posted 11 November 2021
On The Road to Cleaner Air & Wind Turbines Workshop

Year 7, 8 and 9 Eco Council members recently took part in a workshop where they explored different ways to tackle air pollution and looked at ways emissions might be reduced across Wales…

Kyle Receives Football Scholarship

A former year 11 student who finished at Ysgol Aberconwy last July with fantastic CGSE results, has begun a 2-year paid scholarship at Salford Football Club…

Posted 1 November 2021
Sixth Form Students Raise Funds for Local Charity

Ysgol Aberconwy sixth form students chose Tŷ Gobaith (Hope House) for our local charity appeal this year and organised a number of events which raised a fantastic £1,275…

Sophie to Represent Wales

We are very proud to announce that one of our year 11 students has been selected to represent Wales as part of the Women’s Under 17 squad in the UEFA Women’s U17 EURO Qualifying Tournament…

Posted 19 October 2021
Eco Council Students Achieve Awards

Members from the school Eco Council enjoyed their first group stay at Bod Silyn cottage where they worked together to achieve their John Muir Awards and their Junior Forester’s Awards…

Performing Arts Showcase

The Performing Arts department held their first showcase on Wednesday 13th October, the first time students have been able to put on a performance since covid-19 hit…

Posted 14 October 2021
Shana Takes the Wicket

We would like to congratulate, year 9 student, Shana who has been awarded Top Wicket Taker for Bangor Cricket Club in the 3rd X1 Team…

Posted 15 September 2021
Gold for Jacob

We would like to congratulate year 12 student, Jacob on his outstanding achievement in the Long jump…

Posted 7 September 2021