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Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Bryn Tawe

Covid-19

NEW WELSH LANGUAGE SOFTWARE – CYSGLIAD

Parents – see the link here to download a new software, for free, to aid Welsh language spellchecking and grammar checking. It is especially useful for non-Welsh speaking parents to support their children with distance learning and much more.   

STARTING GCSE COURSES FOR YEAR 9

Year 9 will start on the work of preparing for their GCSE courses from the 1st of June. They will therefore follow the KS4 daily timetable, both in the core and non-core subjects

SMHW and ‘Teams’ have been updated to include new classes for all non-core subjects.

The timetable and option columns are below:

See the daily work timetable here

See the option columns here

The pupils will stay in their current classes in the core subjects.

NEW SCHOOL UNIFORM

See the letter here for an update about our new school uniform.

YEAR 6 TRANSITION

Parents of year 6 pupils – see the letter here for an update on our transition programme this year. You can also see our new school uniform policy here.

We will be in touch after half term with some more information and activities for your children. Please check our website and @bryntawe on twitter – we will also share all the information with our partner primary schools.

Enjoy half term!

YEAR 12 OPTIONS for 2020-21

We have set our year 12 option columns for 2020-21. These have been created using the choices made by pupils who intend to return to our 6th Form in partnership with Ysgol Gyfun Gŵyr. Click here to access the option columns.

See here for further guidance on the process of setting columns and choosing options.  

HALF TERM DISTANCE LEARNING

Please see the letter here for further information on distance learning and our expectations over half term.

LETTER FROM THE DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION FOR SWANSEA

See a letter to our parents from Mr Nick Williams, Director of Education for the City and County of Swansea : Letter to parents 120520

UPDATE FROM THE HEAD

Please see the latest letter here: Letter 110520

CANADA TOUR UPDATE

See details in the letter: Canada Tour letter – May 2020

FINAL OPTION CHOICES FOR YEAR 9

Following the collection of year 9 options, we have now created three option columns based on our students’ choices. Every pupil in year 9 now needs to complete the final options form with the relevant choices by Monday 11th of May.

In order to complete the form, pupils need to have logged into Hwb. Following logging in, please click on this link to complete the form: https://bit.ly/OpsTerfynolbl9-FinalYr9Options

Thank you