Week Two

Starting: 09/12/18


Year 8 Parents' Evening


Year 10 Parents' Evening
Year 11 Options Evening


Year 7 Parents' Evening
Year 12 Parents' Evening


Year 9 Options Evening
Year 9 Parents' Evening


Year 12/13 Awards Evening


Staff Training Day - No school for pupils


Staff Training Day - No school for pupils

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Addams Family Show

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Head Pupils

Congratulations to Aneurin James and Ella Jones-Iles on their appointment as Head Pupils! Congratulations also to Bethan Horscroft-Preest and Morgan Evans on their appointment as Deputy Head Pupils....

Jack Karadogan, Year 10

Jack was selected to play with the Wales Football Squad for boys born in 2004!  What an excellent achievement!...

Her Academi Morgan

Congratulations to Thomas and Ella on their success in the Her Academi Morgan in the GwyddonLe in the Urdd Eisteddfod. Well done to Thomas for winning the best speaker for nuclear energy and his success has meant £250 to the scho...

Blues Cup Rugby Competition

Congratulations to our Year 7 pupils who participated in the Blues Cup compeitition.  The Under 12's Pontypridd Rugby Team won the competition. Congratulations also to the Year 7 pupils who represented the Under 13's Llantrisant Rugby...

Girls' Under 15 Welsh Cup Football Final

Ysgol Gyfun Garth Olwg’s under 15s girls’ soccer team secured a tremendous victory in the Welsh Schools Football Cup Final on Saturday (12 May) in Oswestry. The team played Ysgol Bro Myrddin in the prestigious event at The New S...

Welsh Darts Open Competition

Good luck to Sion Russell, Year 11 who is competing in the Welsh Darts Open Competition which will take place in Turkey this July!...

School Payments

Due to circumstances beyond our control in relation to our School Bank Mandate, we have been unable to bank any cheques for over a month.  I am pleased to be able to reassure you that Barclays Bank has taken full responsibili...


Contratulations to Dylan Griffiths, Year 7, who came first in his group at the National British Schools Trampoline finals in Belfast! Good luck also to Ethan Vaughan, Year 10, who will be representing Wales U15 Football Team in Belgium dur...

Date Sport Home   Score   Away Report
14.06.17, 7:00pm Rounders Blwyddyn 10 / Year 10   34   27   Bryn Celynnog
14.06.17, 4:00pm Rounders Blwyddyn 7/8 / Years 7/8   12   4   Bryn Celynnog
24.05.17, 4:00pm Rounders Blwyddyn 10   27   14   Ysgol Bro Edern
06.03.17, 4:15pm Netball Blwyddyn 11 / Year 11   1   9   Bryn Celynnog
06.03.17, 4:00pm Netball Blwyddyn 10 / Year 10    16   0   Bryn Celynnog
28.02.17, 4:15pm Netball Blwyddyn 7 Year 7   8   1   Ysgol Llanhari
Campws Cymunedol Garth Olwg
Y Brif Ffordd
Pentre'r Eglwys, Pontypridd
CF38 1DX

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It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to our website.  I very much hope that you will enjoy browsing through our website and that you will gain a valuable insight into all the opportunities and activities available to our pupils by our dedicated staff.  You will also join us in celebrating the successes of our talented and industrious pupils.  We pride ourselves on the caring ethos of the school in which the welfare of our pupils is paramount.  This forms the foundation that enables them to happily progress through the school and realise their potential.

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Trystan Edwards